The Importance of Interior Design

What is interior design?

Have you ever heard the saying ‘make a house a home’? Well, one of how you can go about doing that is to start by focusing on the interior design of your home. You want to design your home so that it reflects you as a person, your interests and your hobbies. You also want it to feel welcoming so that when you come in from a long day at work you can just relax. On top of this, you want your guests coming to visit you to also feel the same welcoming feeling and interior design can go a long way in helping to achieve this and today we’re going to look at why focusing on the interior design of your home can also boost the value of your home.

How can it boost the price of your home?

If you’re planning on selling your home, you’re going to want to take a step back at look at the interior design of your home currently. Then look at the rest of the properties on the market, has it been a while since you last redesigned your home and it seems to have fallen behind the rest? In that case, you’re going to want to consider a redesign as any potential homebuyers are going to want their future home to look modern and stylish if it’s not they will have to redesign it at their own expense which is very unlikely considering they’re already having to spend on a home.

The two main areas you’re going to want to focus on during a redesign is the kitchen and the bathroom as these are the communal areas of the house and the areas of the house where your potential buyers are going to be spending most of their time. When it comes to the kitchen why not look for some shaker cabinets online or even consider getting a breakfast bar installed in your house. When it comes to the bathroom you’re going to want to make sure it’s spacious and has all the modern amenities.

Also, if you’ve lived in your current house for a while and are planning on moving chances are that during the years that you’ve lived in that house clutter has begun to build up, and despite it being normal to you to any potential buyers it’s going to put them off straight away. Whereas if you declutter it promotes a sense of organization about the house and this is also an important aspect of the interior redesign process. You don’t necessarily have to throw all of the clutter away but instead, you have the option of storing it away in a storage container until the sale of your house has been completed and then you can move them into your new home.

A final few words

Hopefully, now you appreciate how important interior design can be either to make your house a home or to aid in the selling of your house. However it’s not always easy to decide what style of interior design you want to go for so sometimes it might be worth consulting an interior design expert who will be able to listen to you and what you want and come back to you with an idea/vision that represents both you as a person and how you can make the house a perfect home for your family. However, you can always improve the interior design yourself just focus on what is currently trending on the market and allow plenty of natural light into the house to both improve your physical and mental health as well as reducing your energy bill.


Tags: declutter, home, importance, interior design, modern, organization, price, stylish

Author: Maja Markovski


A 35-year-old female architect with a passion for innovative, sustainable design. I blend creativity and functionality to transform spaces into beautiful, practical environments.


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