3 Tips For Brighten Up Your Living Room When Having Dark Modern Furniture (II/II)

In the previous article, we introduce you to the first step you can follow when having too many dark furniture pieces within a room, this step was related to chose complementary colors for drapery to enhance the contrast of the living room. In case you haven’t seen it, we recommend you to check the example we have placed for it in order to get the point.

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Now, the previous tip is not the only step you can follow. The next step that we are going to share it’s not so simple as the previous one but it can make a huge difference.

  1. Opt for lighter flooring 

In the decoration of the living room of the picture, you see that there is a dark Mario Bellini sofa and the designer decided to implement blonde flooring. So in case you haven’t chosen the flooring color or you have the budget to paint it or change it, you should choose a cool and blonde color when having dark elements in your room. 

  1. Don’t forget to dress the rugs and shelves

Try to select shades that are neutral and lighter than the furniture you are decorating.