Brighten Up Your Home

Dated: 10/09/2017

Views: 339

What can be nicer than a house full of natural light?

While living in the city, you might face the situation when unobstructed daylight can be highly elusive. You don’t need to undergo any serious renovations if you know some tricks which will make your house sunnier in just few steps. I would love to share them with you today!

Here are few simple ways to make your home feel as light as you wish!

  • Paint your rooms in light colors!

The whiter the better! Don’t forget about the ceilings. Seems like a simple thing to do – at the end, it makes a huge difference. It will never be boring since you can always add accent wall or bright colors in the design.

Image title

  • Add some curtains.

Not only they create a cozier atmosphere but also add some light to your room. Get rid of heavy, dark curtains and choose sheer ones that will allow sunshine to spread throughout the room.

Image title


  • Lighten your floors.

Same as the walls – just lighten and brighten!

Image title


  • Add mirrors.

Everybody knows that mirrors create an illusion of larger space. In this case the bigger – the better! Helpful tip – place it on the opposite side of the window to reflect the most light.

Image title


  • Clean your windows.

Sounds tad obvious? Yet, it’s way cheaper than installing new ones. Cleaning your windows can have a major effect on how much sunlight comes into the room.

Image title

Are you ready to purchase your new home? If so, click here to search live for available townhomes, condos, multifamily and much more anywhere in Philadelphia. If you need assistance or would like to set up time to see any of these homes in person, please send me an email at yilicheva@spaceandcompany.com or call/text 267-325-4269. 

Blog author image

Yulia Ilicheva

Yulia is a multilingual Russian native who has been living and studying in Philadelphia for several years. She uses the combination of her Business Administration degree, fierce negotiation skills, an....

Latest Blog Posts

Keeping The Cold Outside

The weather outside is frightful. And the same can sometimes be said for the inside as well during these months. But whether you are selling your home, moving into your new home, or just trying

Read More

Loft Style Living

New York is a home for the first loft-style apartments. Generally, it's a large, open space, mostly without any internal walls which were once commercial or industrial buildings, and eventually

Read More

New Fishtown Gem

Restaurant? Market? Outdoor garden? Or Café? Suraya - 12,000 – square-foot Middle Eastern eatery in Fishtown - opened its door about a week ago and have quickly become favorite spot for many

Read More

Best New Listings In Manayunk

Happy Thursday, as you may have heard, the December market here in Philly is moving more than any of us anticipated. Don't worry, we are still on top of all the best listings coming up everyday.

Read More