The curse of the narrow dark hallway is a common one especially if you live in the kind of terraced house which allows very little light into the space. With a few simple changes our almost 20 long hallway no longer looks like a dark pathway of doom.
Choosing your paint colours.
How to decorate dark hallway. One option is to embrace the dark with a dramatic moody paint or wallpaper but its perfectly natural to want to maximise the feeling of light and space in the. Make the most of a narrow space. Ceiling lights chandeliers or wall sconces can act as additional decor while adding a hallway runner is a quick and easy way to add colour and pattern to a traditionally all-neutral space.
322018 Dont skimp on the personality. 2172014 Your long hallway. Another way you can brighten a dark hallway is to get creative with paint.
Bench similar Its just enough furniture in here to feel cozy and complete but not too much where you cant walk down the hallway without breaking a toe. That is unless you are going for something contemporary and moody. Hallways are the perfect blank canvas for a big statement.
If you are able to redecorate giving a fresh lick of paint. Direct the interest to the end of the hallway not the sides. I found a cute little bench instead and called it a day.
Use Contrasting Paint Color. You can achieve a lot with striking wallpaper a stylish mirror or standout lighting. Make it special and beautiful.
The reflective surface helps to bounce light onto the surrounding walls creating the illusion of a brighter hallway. Put a mirror down at the end to extend the hallway even more and possibly reflect some light down there. Ann Shipp and Roger Higgins R.
One way you can amp up the natural light is by investing in a large mirror. Our hallway is narrow and for a while I did have a console table in here. See more ideas about dark hallway hallway decorating hallway.
Also remember the most successful hallway designs will always draw the eye to a focal point ideally at the far end of the room so as to create the illusion of more space. Call attention to it. Fresh shades of white cream or soft pastels can easily refresh your hallway.
672019 Narrow hallway decor. It just felt cramped to me. The hallway may be a functional place for removing coats and shoes and greeting visitors but that doesnt mean it cant look exceptional.
Its a fun and unexpected surprise and itll make your narrow hallway feel so much more special. Feb 2 2019 – Explore Nikkis board Brighten dark hallway. 282020 Dark halls require great lighting and either a lot of white accents.
Go bold with the rug add a super unique light fixture or paint the walls a color you dont have anywhere else. In most properties hallways arent very wide and as a result they can often feel quite dark. Here are 7 ways to do just that.
Just bear in mind that your hallway is a high-traffic area. These dark walls work in this hallways because of the sophisticated styling of the home and very high ceilings. The wall on the right might look a little bare to you in the photo but it would have made the hallway entirely too closed in to hang something on both that wall and the one on the left.
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