By Stephaine Eberhardt. interior. Published at Saturday, August 25th, 2018 - 14:49:33 PM.
How to Decorate Your Rental Walls (and Still Get Your Deposit Back)Here's how to decorate rental walls without forfeiting your deposit.Rentals can be tricky. On the one hand. you want to make the space feel like home while you're living there. On the other. you don't want to make it so homey you kiss your security deposit goodbye. In particular. choosing to decorate rental walls can feel like walking a fine line.
Take the picture above as an example. The fireplace has such a commanding presence that your eye is pulled to it. If you're willing to go this bold. an architectural element definitely fits the bill. It's also possible to go more subtle. A concrete island instantly becomes a conversation piece in your kitchen and a coffee table easily grounds a seating area.
It almost goes without saying that concrete and industrial design go hand in hand. You don't have to work hard to conjure images of former industrial warehouses turned sun-drenched lofts or reclaimed bits of machinery that have been transformed into chic accent pieces.If you're going to go this route. we suggest going big to really drive home your design inspiration.
Remember wall decals? They aren't just for kids' rooms anymore. Today's wall decals — rebranded under the term removable wallpaper — are a great way to make a big design statement for relatively little effort and upfront cost. With a press-and-stick installation method. plus the ability to peel the design off and throw it away at the end of your lease. this method should be a go-to pick for any renter.