Errors in the repair of apartments, which are not worth repeating
• Errors in the repair of apartments, which are not worth repeating
There is nothing that teaches people good sense as our own mistakes. However, when it comes to repairs in the living room, hardly have any owner can find the extra time and resources to prevent even the smallest misstep. Therefore it is better to learn from the mistakes of others. The benefit of those who have gone through a negative experience, willing to share their misadventures.
1. Trying "to the eye"
You should never "measure by eye" when it comes to repairs in the house. No matter what kind of work ahead. In any case it is necessary to arm dimensional tools and remove the exact figures. Measure should not simply an area of the room. It is necessary to make measurements of sockets and wiring locations, define the layout, as well as to take into account the location of the storage systems.
2. Save on all
have gathered to make repairs your dreams? Will live in the house yourself rather than your neighbors? Then you should not skimp on materials. Better to spend more time on the accumulation of resources and training than to prefer a cheap and low-quality construction (building) materials.
3. Covering Furniture
Do not cover the furniture during the repair so that it is not soiled. Better make it in the other room, where at the moment there is not any work. This will allow, firstly, to ensure the full protection of things, and secondly, the only way you can see the room as a whole, to evaluate the "scope of work" and make the right choice.
4. The old in the new
Do not cling to a stranglehold of the old things in an attempt to give them a second life. If an item already has fulfilled the resource, or it does not fit into the new finishing facilities, should get rid of it. You can just throw out or give it to someone, finally, you can take the thing to the country and adjust to something already there.
5. The dark color and a major figure on the wallpaper
If the room has a low ceiling, it is not necessary to choose wallpaper dark colors and wallpaper with a large pattern. In fairness it should be added that this error can still be corrected if to minimize the number of pieces of furniture in the room and well-designed lighting system.
6. Inappropriate materials
Before proceeding with finishing the interior, it is worth thinking about all kinds of "emergency cases". For example, the glass elements is definitely exactly out of place in the children's room, flammable materials should not be used near the stove, and water-resistant properties of materials without definitely not suitable for bathrooms.
7. Inattention to detail
Remember that the little things are important. However, to take account of all-all-all, you need to properly prepare and examine a specific home decoration premises.