Your home should be a place where you can retreat to after a hard day at work. Sometimes spaces can become cluttered, or other people in the house can make it hard to unwind. In times like these, you need your own space to sit back and relax. We’ve found 4 easy-to-implement relaxation ideas for your home—check out these great tips and get to work making that blissful haven you’ve been dreaming of!
If you’re an avid reader, or just enjoy flicking through a magazine in your down time, why not turn that unused corner into a reading nook? Use a wall divider or a bookshelf to make the area more private, and then fill it up with a comfortable armchair, bean bag and cushions for the ultimate in reading luxury. This is a great option for your home, as it can take up as little or as much space as you’d like!
If you find your Zen over breakfast and a cup of coffee, then why not invest in a special spot to eat breakfast in the morning? Whether you have a bay window, or decide to construct your own seating, a breakfast booth is a cosy way to sit back and enjoy your morning feed. Place it in a part of the room that gets plenty of morning light, and install a coffee and tea cart so your caffeine is only ever at arm’s length!
There’s nothing that clears the mind quite as much as the outdoors. Move your comfortable chair outside for a great place to relax in the fresh air! Whether you want to place an armchair on the deck, or a recliner under a tree, glam it up with some pretty fairy lights and keep plenty of blankets in stock to keep you warm.
Nothing quite says ‘relaxation’ like a dedicated meditation area. Meditation is shown to be a relaxing past-time for people of all ages and backgrounds. Taking time out to clear your mind is great—so why not set aside somewhere to do just that! Whether you have a whole room dedicated to the art of meditation, or just a small area in another room, fill it with comfortable rugs, cushions and decor to really set the scene. Add some beautiful scented candles, some soft music and you’re done!
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If you like your quiet time to be in the great outdoors, with protection from any horrible weather, look into building a verandah! Eureka Outdoor Solutions can create fantastic, covered environments for you to relax in outside, including patios, verandahs, decks, gazebos and sunrooms. Using high-quality products, your outdoor area will be the perfect chill-out zone in no time.
WHAT’S YOUR STORY?
Where in the house do you set aside space to relax? Comment and let us know below!