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6. Colour paradeColoured blinds? Why not? Have a look at this contemporary-chic room with blue Venetians matching the adjacent accent wall. The punch of colour makes the blinds more prominent visually and instils a quirky style statement to the space. Tip: PVC blinds are readily available in a wide array of hues. Alternatively, aluminium or timber blinds can be powder-coated, sprayed or painted in desired colours. However, such synthetic paints add slightly to the toxicity of indoor air.
For blue wallsThe bright azure of the walls gives depth and elegance to the interiors. Here, the tufting on the wall and the seater complement each other and distinct blue and white colour blocking gives the room an opulent, indulgent flair.Check out these surprising ways to use blue at home
Update your home techThese days, most bills can be paid online, so set up a systematic plan. It will save time and make life less complicated.Take charge of sorting and filing all digital family photos. These pictures are meant to be seen, not hidden away. Bring wi-fi connectivity into your home. You will earn tonnes of brownie points. Plus, it will help bring down monthly internet and phone bills.Stay on top of maintenance issues Keep proper track of the servicing dates of the cars, air conditioners, water purifiers and other appliances. Be in charge of getting the servicing done on time. Keep an eye out for misbehaving gadgets or things that need fixing. You, not your better half, should have plumbers, electricians, carpenters on your speed dial.