Upstairs? Expose the beam attic living rooms
Attic rooms are usually the coziest in the house, and the smaller they are, the more comfortable they look. They have a special charm and warm feeling that seems to follow you even after you leave them. Designing such a space brings many challenges: it is usually small or even tiny, the attic ceilings make it difficult to choose lights and optically expand the space, there is often not enough light. Today we decided to share some awesome living room and attic ideas to decorate them and solve all these problems.
You can choose any style for your living room decor: rustic, coastal, shabby chic, traditional but only modern, Scandinavian and minimalist to make it look neat and consequently larger. Choose light colors and shades to make your attic room look bigger. The smaller it is, the lighter shades you need. All-white rooms are exactly what you need. Just add a few black and gray accents for a modern or minimalist decor.
If possible, make lots of skylights for two reasons: They let in lots of natural light and it makes your living room look bigger. Another reason is that you will likely get wonderful views so that you can focus your decor on those views.
Exposed wooden beams are a great idea to highlight your attic ceilings, get real or fake ceilings for a cool, real decor and make the living room even cozier.
A fireplace or fire pit can be the center of an attic living room. It gives the living room decor comfort and cosiness. Pick a bold one to make a statement. Get inspiration from real living room ideas in the attic below!