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Reasons why you should decorate your room with plants

They clean your indoor environment.

Some plants like orchids, ferns and peace lilies purify the air we breathe twenty-four seven. During the night orchids actually give off oxygen, making them them the perfect roommate.

Some are edible.

Some plants such as herbs and fruit and vegetable plants are edible and look great in the kitchen. Although they may not be long lasting herbs are a tasty addition to any dish and are well worth their short time.

Plants give us a sense of wellbeing.

It has been proven that keeping a plant happy and healthy also keeps us happy, it helps us keep in touch with nature, even when it’s indoors.

They effectively fill dead space.

If you have an empty corner in your home that’s in desperate need of filling the easiest, cheapest and most obvious way to do it is with a plant.

Negativity to positivity.

Plant help transform negative energy into positive energy. They give a warm touch and create a positive vibe in the room. It’s also proven that some plants reduce stress levels and tension.

Increase memory and concentration.

It has been proven that plant make us feel more focused and it increases our productivity.

Less bugs and mice.

Mice are repelled by the smell of some plants, one of these being mint. And mosquitoes also hate the smell of basil. By keeping a potted plant of these you will give your home fresh air and will lessen your chances of having these creatures around your house.

New Decorating Secrets

Start your color scheme

Put investment pieces front and center

Fake height with low furniture

Give window trims a splash of color

Warm up a room with mirrors

Don’t skimp on the sofa

Amplify neutrals with color

Implement the 50/150 rule

Go deep in the small spaces

Favor value add paint colors

Don’t settle for flood warning side panels

Look to the ceiling to brighten things up

Mix, rather than match your tableware

Let gold and silver hangout together

Go big with dark color

Pile on the pillows for extra luxe

Let space size dictate furniture placement