To expand the narrow room can be quite simplemeans, without resorting to the construction works. What do you do if you went to the bathroom imperfect proportions? Take for their "correction" should be at the stage of repair and decoration.
- Visually expand the narrow room to helpelements, guides look "across" space. The flooring, which has marked the band, such as laminate or linoleum with a pattern, it is better to send along a short wall or at an angle. The laid along the long wall of such coatings further narrow the space. Another option - the use of monochromatic coating, such as carpet, linoleum without a pattern, cork.
- Covering the walls will also help expand the narrow room. Feel free to use the horizontal stripes at the end faces. Wide stripes and expertly chosen colors will help to strengthen the effect of expansion.
- Alternatively, try to paint the walls in a shortbright, bright colors, and long - in the neutral, or use them with unobtrusive wallpaper pattern. This technique will help "squeeze" the room in the right direction, it will become more "square".
- Ceiling beams, parallel to the short sidespremises, will also help to perceive it differently, visually expand the narrow room. They may be purely decorative, made of plasterboard. It is appropriate to such a decision today in the popular Mediterranean style housing design.
- Try to give up the standardrectangular space. For example, ceiling irregular shape can change the appearance and extend the narrow room. Painting walls is not the planes and figural elements support this effect. But such sophisticated design options are best left to professional designers.
If you do repairs you do not plan, and visually expand the narrow room you want, you can use simple and available to everyone techniques.
- If possible, remove furniture from the long wall, notafraid to put across the elements of the situation, such as cabinet at the end of a short wall or place the furniture to the wall with a window - you can put a desk, it is functionally convenient and allows you to expand the narrow room visually.
- Divide the total into functional zonesusing the rack, open on both sides and placed perpendicular to the long wall - this method allows to divide the space and correct the unfavorable proportions.
- The play of light. From standard chandeliers center of the ceiling should be abandoned. Expand help narrow room lights, spotlights, placed in the center of the ceiling, if direct light onto the walls.
- Hang on the end wall painting, spectacular poster or a large decorative element (eg, a clock with large dial), it will attract attention, the other walls should be in neutral colors.