How to change the interior of an old apartment
Method 1: Stem Porcupine
Even if your floors have not yet lost sight ofAfter a past repair, with the help of such a wonderful thing as carpet, you can radically change the look of all your rooms. Thanks to a huge selection of colors and textures, you easily pick up the carpet under the style of interior already set in your apartment. The most wearable and at the same time soft material is carpet, made of polyamide (nylon) - it serves 10-15 years. If you are afraid of synthetics, you can stop your choice on the now fashionable cover of sisal. Before buying, sellers are advised to first carefully measure the room, calculate its area, and then add to this figure 10-15%: this is the amount of material that will allow you to not only take into account when laying all the corners, but also to stock up the necessary quantity for the so-called "operational replacement" ". In addition to the coating itself, you need to purchase a substrate for it, with which you can level the floor and create a protective cushioning. If you have too much heavy furniture in the room, you can choose to upgrade the floor tiles ... from the carpet. It can not be glued to the whole floor, but only to the most problematic areas.
The price of the question: from 37 to 1500 rubles for one square meter of carpet and from 500 to 1500 rubles for a carpet tile.
Method 2: ORDER THE TIGHTENING CEILINGS
If the ceiling in any of the rooms does not lookIn the best way, it's not at all necessary to start a dirty and dreary story with its cleaning and whitewashing. Fortunately, today you can just order stretch ceilings. Your business is to choose the material and color. All the rest in the shortest time (for some 3-4 hours) will make a team for installation and installation of ceilings. When buying in advance, find out the important point: do not "sweat" your chosen material - some models condense the moisture.
Price issue: from 100 to 800 rubles per square meter.
Method 3: WE MAKE A PANEL AT THE LIVING ROOM
Now you can think about the walls. To avoid painting or replacing wallpaper, it is best to resort to tactics of distracting maneuver. Choose a winning place - the main, front wall of your room - and maximally free it from furniture. It is here that the nail of the program will be located, for example:
• Wall-paper - both paper and fabric;
• author's mosaic;
• A set of ready-made decorative panels (simply with a pattern or antique frescoes).
Price issue: from 2000 to 4000 rubles.
Method 4: DECORATING WINDOWS AND DOORS
Of course, you can buy new curtains. But you can do more radically - get rid of them altogether. You will be surprised how much more spacious the old apartment will seem to you if you remove the fabric curtains and hang blinds or a roller blind instead. Interior doors with glass inserts can also be quickly transformed (and without detriment to them). Of transparent glass, it is easy to imitate stained glass, if you paste an electrostatic pattern on it.
The price of the question: from 1000 to 3000 for blinds and from 900 rubles for one square meter of roll-cased curtains.
Method 5: WEAR CASES
Furniture does not look too ... great? Of course, you can call people from a specialized firm, and they will take care of the constriction of your upholstered furniture. But this, you see, will stretch for a long time, and it will rise to a pretty penny (from 10,000 rubles). For an emergency, there is a much cheaper and quicker way of "restoring" furniture: ready-made covers. Measure your furniture and go boldly choose clothes for her. It's okay if the covers do not sit on your furniture like embroidered, after all, ready-made clothes are also not sewn specifically for your own, but for some abstract figure. But the main task you will definitely decide: your room will receive carefully selected textiles.
Price issue: from 2000 to 4000 rubles.
Method 6: INSTALL THE PARTITION
Of course, we are not going to acquire a softfurniture. But after all, no one prevents us from buying any one small piece of furniture to update the home "landscape." In this sense, mobile, mobile models can be used to work with space. For example, a folding decorative screen or a rack on wheels. This will significantly change the interior of the old apartment.
Price issue: from 2000 rubles.
Method 7: WE MAKE A ROOM FOR LIVING PLANTS
You have done so much already, but the former,The living room annoyed you still looks and recognizes! Well, look at her for the last time: you will not see her like that again. After that, get in the car and go to a good flower shop. There you can buy not only the most beautiful plants for the house, but everything you need for them: pots, supports, shelves and racks in any style. Can not doubt: if you install and hang all this green splendor in your living room, its appearance will change significantly, and clearly for the better. For more solidity, you can also buy a humidifier and put it in the thick of your winter garden. You will be surprised at how a green "miracle" will change the interior of an old apartment.
The price of the question: from 150 to 1500 rubles.