Tips for a Stress-free Home
Updated: Jan 8, 2020
Want to make your home more soothing and inviting or just stress-free?
Create a retreat you will love by incorporating some of the following ideas:
Creating comfortable niches or seating with comfortable pillows.
Incorporate soft lighting; up-lighting around plants, under cabinet lighting, candles or installed dimmers to create warm and inviting spaces.
Add pleasant scents by incorporating candles, scent diffusers, scented plug-ins to create a pleasing aroma.
Invite nature inside with plants and other natural elements.
Carefully placed items that remind you of your favorite places or trips.
Soothing warm tones or subdued colors create a relaxing and inviting space.
Incorporate white noise such as a subtle water feature, or other sounds of nature.
Add a beverage center such as coffee, wine or spirits bar.
Create an outdoor retreat with comfortable seating, for example, a hammock, lounges or other seating.
Curate a comfy reading nook in an unused corner of your home with favorite books and a soft blanket.
Add Smart homes tech with built-in speakers, automated lighting, appliances, thermostats and cameras that can alleviate stress while at work or away on travel.
Add storage and seating at an entrance for storage of shoes, coats, backpacks or briefcases so that all is removed and stowed away upon entrance to your home.
A place for everything and everything in its place.