There are many great reasons to remodel your home. For one, it can make it more enjoyable for you and your family to live in. It can make it more attractive to guests. It can also help to increase the value of your home if you ever wish to sell it in the future.
There are a lot of different styles to choose from when remodeling your home’s interior. However, one you should give some serious consideration is a chic industrial style. This is the popular style most homebuyers are looking for. Below are five chic industrial style home renovation ideas you should consider.
While perhaps not appropriate for every room, having some rooms with exposed brick walls can certainly add a strong industrial flair that is sure to impress. It is better of course to choose a home that was actually constructed with brick, but you could also add your own as part of the remodel.
Part of creating the industrial look is choosing the right metals. Metal of course was a big element of the industrial revolution that this interior design style was patterned after. Some great choices are wrought iron, brushed nickel, cast iron and copper. Use these in plumbing and lighting fixtures.
To complete the interior design element of your remodel, you certainly need industrial style furniture. A canopy bed made out of wrought iron, for example, is an excellent choice. Choose furniture without a lot of detailing so it has that industrial chic look. Check out antique stores and look for items that may have actually be in a factory at some point.
For flooring, you want to go with a simple and impactful look. Concrete is a great choice for industrial style flooring. It’s also easy to clean. Another choice you may want to consider is reclaimed wood second hand flooring. There are many companies that can sell you second hand flooring at a fraction of what you would pay for it new. This looks great is perfect for an Industrial or Farmhouse Chic look.
For your lighting, consider choosing hanging pendant lights to create that industrial feel. Use Edison style light bulbs to really bring home that vintage 1800’s feel of the industrial revolution. It’ll make a big difference.
Remodeling your home can be a time when you get to rethink your home’s entire interior design. If you really want to go for something impactful, consider an industrial chic look. The list about is only a starting point for all the cool industrial accents you can add to you rooms.