Let’s face it; people who live in cities love the facilities and lifestyle it provides but deal with a severe lack of space when it comes to their homes. Urban population is on a rise with every passing year and this space issue isn’t going away anytime soon. However, some quick interior design fixes can help create an illusion of space.
An accent wall is a wall in the room that stands out from the others. The most common technique in producing an accent walls is to paint it in a shade different from the rest of the room, or even use aIma completely different material. However when dealing with small rooms, this technique can be used to make the eye perceive more space than there actually is. A darker shade of the general colour of them room helps achieve this. For e.g. if your room is largely beige, a darker taupe accent wall is a great fit.
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