Think Like a Designer: Tips For Your New Home’s Decor
You’re ready to build your new custom Florida home, or already are under contract and underway.
Now you must decorate it.
That’s often the reaction from folks who aren’t into such things, or who’ve never had to tackle the assignment. Choosing paint colors just isn’t on their bucket list, and they’re fine with whatever their spouse or partner or kids want.
But if every member of your household is in a we’ve-never-done-this design quandary, never fear. If you take advantage of the complimentary customization consultation available to every potential ICI Homes customer (please do!), you’ll have one of our talented floor plan designers help you choose and/or tweak a floor plan.
Then, when you’re under contract and must choose those paint colors, flooring, cabinet knobs and other items, you’ll have a design consultant at the ICI Homes Design Center to guide you.
In the interim, here’s a primer on how to think like a designer.
Classics are always in style
This applies to everything in design, from building materials to floor plans. Some examples:
Neutral colors — white and beige are most common — provide a versatile background that unifies a home’s other decorative elements.
Harder flooring materials