How Foyers Add Beauty To Your Home?

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 What is a foyer?

 A foyer is  more commonly known as a lobby or an entrance hall  .It provides the first impression of your house to your guests.

Size of a foyer

 Foyers are not restricted to a particular size or architechture and can be constructed to suit the layout of your house; from closed cubby-holes to grand open spaces.

Tips and ideas for a foyer:

Here are few tips  and ideas.

  • Ideally, foyers should have large windows and high ceilings for a spacious ,airy and sunny look.The flooring should go with that of the rest of the house.Choices vary from stylish wooden flooring of different hues to colored  ethnic tiles.
  • Avoid carpeting a foyer as all the dust of the first steps piles up here.If required ,opt for large floor mats .
  • Use warm colors on the walls such as yellow ,beige or peach to give a warm and welcoming feel.
  • Decorate the walls , with artwork, family photographs and wall hangings to keep the waiting guests occupied.
  • A large decorative mirror is an interesting option for it and creates an extra depth.
  • Light the foyer with contemporary light pendants or a transitional ceiling light for practical and functional use.
  • Place a console in the foyer with either photo frames or a flower arrangement.
  • Seating depends on the size of the foyer.In narrow and long foyers use benches.For larger foyers , a couple of arm or wing chairs might be more suitable.

 These tips may enhance the beauty of your house.

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