Is your living room starting to feel stale and uninspired? If so, it could be time to renovate in an effort to bring it back to life. While you might initially be focused on purchasing new furniture or upgrading your entertainment center, it may simply be a case of updating your walls for the desired results. Giving your walls a refresh is a simple yet effective method to supply your living room with a fresh new appearance. This can be done with a new feature piece or going all-in with a complete renovation.
For some help and inspiration, this guide will provide you with some tips to revitalize your living room walls. Also feel free to apply these methods to other rooms in your home.
Add a new lick of paint
Perhaps the most obvious route is to completely change up the look of your walls with a fresh lick of paint. If your walls are too boring and neutral, consider the idea of spicing it up with a vibrant splash of color. Or you might decide to go with an exciting two-tone paint job. Whatever option you decide to go with, it is recommended that you bring in professional painters. Yes, this is a job that a normal person is capable of doing on their own. However, a reputable painting company can complete the task to a high-quality standard—one that pushes your living room interior to the next level.
Create a feature wall
Instead of zoning in on every wall in the living room, you could decide to just go with one. Feature walls, which are designed to stand out from the rest, have been shooting up in popularity in recent years. Along with the visual impact it delivers, this popularity is largely thanks to the endless possibilities available. You could go down the simple path and just have the feature wall a different color to the others in the room. Alternatively, you may decide to go much more inventive with say, a stone feature or energetic wallpaper. Aside from a different color, it can even supply the wall with added texture and depth. For inspiration, The Spruce has an article with many feature wall examples.
What better way to add life to your living room than with some indoor plants? While most people will think of putting them into a pot and dotting them around the room, a great idea is to hang them up on the wall. You can also add wall mounted fountains to put together a mini garden look to your wall. Wall plants, or vertical gardens, are ideal for adding color, texture, and a focal point all in one. You can go with a creeping vine as a simpler alternative.
Adorned them with art
If plants are not to your taste, you could give your walls an eye-catching touch with some artwork. The great point about hanging up art is that you can place it virtually anywhere on the living room walls—and you can go with multiple pieces. The variety is another positive. From a landscape canvas to movie posters, every taste is catered for.