Nearly any house has an attic that is often used as a utility room to store unnecessary things. But if you bring it to order, you’ll get additional bedroom, an office, a poolroom and even a planetarium. Read our advices of how to create a stylish and cozy space under the roof.
The color palette is very important when you develop your attic design. If it is small, use light shades. White is the best.
Probably the largest disadvantage of an underroof space is its dimensions. There are people who don’t like restricted premises and slanted ceilings. There are some tricks to help you getting rid of unpleasant feelings.
Mirrored surfaces are perfect for visual widening of the space. High rectangular mirrors will transform any room and bring light to it. Oblong decor items, high house plants, narrow paintings, photos hanging one above another – all this will help you stretching a non-standard space high.
The windows can be vertical and slanting. They say that the slanting windows don’t let light come in. That’s not true as the throughout capacity depends on the position of the sun. Moreover, this kind of window openings look extremely stylish.
Classic ledges and blinds are not good for attic windows. There are special jalousie, curtains and fasteners that can be purchased in any store.
One of the most popular variants of an attic design is a universal premise. You can create, sleep, read or enjoy silence here. If the premise is large, devide it into several zones. For instance, put low furniture or night-tables under the slanting wall. Thus you’ll get additional area to store linen, books, toys and needlework materials.
How about to turn your attic into the bathroom full of romantic atmosphere?
Old furniture will lower charges for an attic furnishing. A vintage trunk or a grandma’s cupboard will bring chic to the interior.
Kids adore attics. Remember youself spending much time on your grandma’s attic observing the outskirts. Besides, it’s so nice to do lessons or meet friends under the roof.
Turn your attic into office. You’ll have enough space to store papers, books and computers. Put your table at the window and don’t forget about the rug.
Attic can be used in many varieties – from a romantic bedroom to a hookah room. Imagine youself being happy when you’d turn an unused space into a stylish and alive corner.