A little fact about men is – they are really messy. According to a study by an American Institute, it was found that men have lower standards of grooming, hygiene, and aestheticism than women do, they probably are indifferent even to the colors they look around, which is why they go around mocking women’s ability to observe the minute details. This being this, it is hard for men to maintain their space of living, they might not have a clue of arranging stuff at their place, everything can be just scattered all over the place, and they will be living just fine enough. However manly a man is, his masculinity should also reflect in the place he lives at. In this article, we will discuss various ideas that can help men have a good interior of the apartment or the house they live in.
Go through the following men’s apartment ideas for more details:
- Using cool colors along with going monochromatic:
The first thing to do in a men’s apartment is added color to it, one can choose any cool color from the color palette and use it with monochrome without hesitation to different parts of the house. Pairing a light shade of blue or green color along with black and white will make the house look bright and warm and add the tint of masculinity in the house, one should definitely pair lighter colors to give the house an inviting feeling.
- Placing plants:
One way of making a place look livelier is by adding plants, one can add plants onto areas that look empty or boring, plants are life themselves, and can definitely add life to a space. It reflects the efforts one puts to make the space look inviting. According to the maintenance ability of residents, one can choose the type of plant that is placed. While most of the items kept in a man’s residence are all bold, plants can add that very needed softness to the house.
- Using a wall that features a wooden frame:
While the personality of man is assumed to be strong and bold, one can use a wooden frame feature on one of the walls, while it might look a little boring, one can add some leather furniture, such as a single master chair, or pairing a leather headboard on a wooden bed adding a tint of softness in the room.
- Softer lighting, rugs, and curtains:
To soften the major boldness of the house, one can use light material for articles such as rugs, curtains, and lighting. The apartment can have a bold combination of monochrome, but to balance it out the lighting should be such that does not make the house completely dark and dull, good pieces of lamps should be used, lightweight rugs and lighter shades of curtains or blinds can be used to balance the look.
- Using more metallic material along with glass:
Pairing metallic materials with glass add an impression to the décor, where metal, on one hand, is strong and non-corrosive, glass is delicate. This is a perfect combination that matches a masculine personality, one can use this combination in choosing showpieces for the home, light bulbs, lamps, and other accessories at home.
- Aesthetic flooring to avoid the use of decorative items:
One can design their floor or use such kind of matting that helps in minimizing the use of decorative material, this helps the house to have the right combination of minimalizing and yet featuring decoration. Neutral walls and a patterned floor make the room outshine in the house. These patterns and designs make the apartment look simple and elegant at the same time altogether.
- Adding a tint of mess in sophistication:
While the interiors we so discussed above, all add sophistication and perfection to the men’s apartment, we must add a little tint of imperfection and mess while designing the interior. Using a monochrome color scheme along with a little bold furniture is classy, in a living room, one can add a wide-legged bright-colored show sofa and throw some pillows on it, not to arrange it in symmetry, but just throw them, this will make the entire setting look really aesthetic and comfortable, highlighting masculinity and the mess.
These are certain ideas that can help one create an aesthetic interior for a man’s apartment. Designing the interior of the house is a reflection of one’s personality, the way they keep their things, the colors, patterns, everything.
The idea of designing a home is just a guide that might help in thinking about the unthought and making changes in them, anyway home is a home. One must design the interior of the house, keeping in mind the affordability of the material and the choice they have but having the right combination of colors is a must!