Wouldn’t you like to know wall art ideas to create your nice home?
Decorating your home with your favorite artwork can create a beautiful room that is easy to spend time in.
I will tell you how to decorate your wall art in a wonderful way and tips on how to hang paintings on your walls.
Hanging your favorite paintings in your home makes them cozy and comfortable.
☑ Table of Contents
- Wall art ideas to make your home nice and comfortable.
- Where to hang a wall art? How to decorate artworks?
- Wall art decorating ideas for your home – Room by room
- Living room
- Dining room
- Study room
Wall art ideas to make your home nice and comfortable.
When decorating a wall art in your home, it is good idea to hang a painting on a wall where you can see it frequently.
How to hang an art on the wall
First, attach a string to the back of the frame or canvas.
If the string was included when you purchased the painting, use it.
To hang the painting, prepare a screw eye (hook, nail) to hang the painting on the wall.
Next, hang the string of the frame or canvas on the screw eye (hooks) attached to the wall.
If the painting on the wall is at an angle, adjust it so that the painting is straight.
The following article explains how to choose a frame that fits your home.
If you would like to frame and display your paintings, please take a look.
The following article explains how to hang the canvas without a frame on the wall.
I also show you how to choose a nail to hang it on the wall, how to hang it without damaging the wall, and how to hang it on a concrete wall. Please take a look.
Your home can change depending on the wall art to decorate.
The ambience of your home can change greatly depending on the wall arts you hang in the room.
It is a good idea to choose paintings in a creative way to make a room look larger or brighter.
For more information on how to choose it that makes a room look larger, please refer to the following article.
Also, if you want to brighten up a room, please see the following article.
Where to hang a wall art? How to decorate artworks?
Here are some tips on where and how to decorate wall arts for your home.
When decorating your home, you may be wondering where to hang paintings and how to display them.
How to hang a wall art well
If you know how to hang paintings well, the art will look better when you decorate in your room.
Let’s take a closer look.
How big should the painting be for the room?
A large painting looks good hanging on a wall in a large living room.
Smaller paintings are more balanced for small spaces such as entryways, bathrooms, kitchens, and study room areas.
Choose a medium-sized painting to hang above furniture such as storage cabinets, display shelves, tables, and cabinets.
If you are wondering about the size of a painting to hang in a room, please refer to the following article.
If you want to decorate a mini-sized painting, please see the following article on how to decorate a mini canvas painting.
What is the best height for hanging wall arts?
The height at which you hang an art on the wall should match the height of your eyes when standing.
If you adjust the position of the painting to your eye level, it will be easier to view the painting in the room.
For more information on the best height at which to hang art in your home, please refer to the following page as well.
How to decorate pictures in a balanced manner?
When displaying a painting near furniture, such as on a sofa, bed, or shelf, it is important to hang the painting so that it is balanced with the furniture.
If you can hang them in a way that balances well with the furniture, your room will have a sophisticated look.
The following article will help you when displaying paintings near furniture. Please take a look.
How to arrange multiple wall arts for display?
When displaying multiple wall arts, such as two or three paintings, you need to plaece in an arrangement that will balance the room as a whole.
Also, when displaying both large and small paintings, If you display them with good placement, you can easily view the paintings and create a fine space .
If you want to display multiple paintings, please refer to the following page.
Wall art decorating ideas for your home – Room by room
Here are some tips on how to hang wall arts by room.
Let’s take a look at simple ways to decorate each room.
The first place where it is easy to hang paintings is in the living room.
If you hang a painting in the living room, you can create a relaxing space for your family and visitors.
In terms of everyday living spaces, you can decorate a wall art in the bedroom where you want to relax.
Also you can display it in the dining room where your family and guests gather and in the study where you want to spend time in peace and quiet.
The entryway and hallway, bathroom is also popular places to hang a painting.
The bathroom is a place that catches the eye of many people.
It determines the impression of your house.
If you want to hang a painting in your living room, choose a painting that matches your interior design style, such as natural, modern, or vintage.
A painting with an ambience where you can talk lively with family and friends, would be a good choice.
The living room is a space that looks great with large artwork on the walls.
If you are placing a painting above furniture, choose a painting that matches the size of the furniture.
A good place to display art is on a sofa, cabinet or shelf in the living room.
It is best to hang the painting on the wall above main furniture in the room, to create a good balance.
Placing the painting in a framed stand above the furniture is also a good way to make an accent for the space.
I suggest that you hang the wall art at the eye level at which you normally view it.
Hang it at eye level when you are standing and where you can also easily see it when you sit on a sofa.
There are no specific rules to decorate paintings.
It is good to frame the painting to give it a more expressive look.
And it is also good to hang a canvas painting with no frame on the wall with a nail with a string.
Try different ways of decorating and find the one that brings out the best of the painting.
For tips on how to hang a painting in a contemporary modern interior, please see the article, “How to Decorate Simple Wall Art for the Modern Living Room“.
A painting in the dining room, where you can enjoy lively conversation with family and friends, will make the dining area a bright space.
Please try to choose a favorite painting that suits your dining room.
If you want to hang a wall art in your dining room, we also recommend the article “Cozy Dining Room Wall Art Decor Ideas“
The bedroom should be a place where you can relax and get a good night’s sleep.
Decorate it with paintings in relaxing colors and calm designs so that you can get a good night’s rest.
If you are keeping the colors of your bedroom interior consistent, you may want to choose a painting with an accent color.
Decorate it in a place that catches your eye when you walk in your bedroom or where you can look at it while resting on your bed.
You can also hang it on the wall above the bed, shelves, drawers, or other furniture.
If you illuminate the painting with a light, use indirect lighting to adjust the light so that it does not hit your eyes too strongly.
Enjoy a peaceful time with your favorite paintings.
If you need more detailed information, please see the article, “Calming Bedroom Wall Art Decorate Ideas for Better Sleep“.
Home entryway is the face of the house. It is best to choose a bright or calm image.
The entryway is also a perfect place to hang a small painting.
Choose a motif that catches the eye when you open the door and walk in, and hang it on the wall next to a door.
It is also a nice balance to hang a medium size artwork on the wall at eye level, which is visible when you walk in through the front door.
For more detailed information on how to decorate a painting at the entryway, please refer to the article, “Entryway Wall Art Decorate Ideas for Bright Impression“.
It is important to create a space in the study where you can concentrate on writing or reading.
It is good to decorate the study with arts that are refreshing to look at when you need a change of pace.
Choose a painting with a design that fits in the space. If the painting is too eccentric, it will be difficult to concentrate.
Hang the painting on a bookshelf or a wall with a desk, or frame it in a stand and place it on the desk.
How to hang a wall painting in the study is written in “3 Nice Wall Painting Decoration Ideas for Study Room“. Please take a look.
The kitchen is where you spend most of your time cooking every day.
Having your favorite paintings in the kitchen will make you feel cheerful.
It is good to spend every day in a kitchen with a nice decorating interior.
Tips for decorating a nice wall art in the kitchen are clearly explained in “Kitchen Artwork Ideas to Create a Heart Warming Place“. Please take a look at this page as well.
How to choose the art lighting or how to light the room?
When displaying a painting, the choice of lighting and the way it illuminate a painting can make a big difference of the painting looks.
For more information on how to select and illuminate lighting, please refer to the article, “How to Light Artwork on the Wall Beautifully?“.
For your convenience, I have compiled the following articles on what you need to know and how to choose a painting if you are a beginner. Please take a look at this article as well.
Enjoy your daily life by decorating your room with a beautiful painting.