Putting so much effort into designing your house, but at the end still feeling like something is missing?
Then you have got to try copper in your design. The metal is wreaking havoc in modern decor trend by illuminating the whole area with its shine and lustre. There are a thousand ways for decorating your humble abode with a touch or more of copper. So choose wisely and be as experimental as you can.
The kitchen is like the storehouse for copper because almost every element in the kitchen can be modified by the magical metal. For copper kitchen home décor, you can place a smooth copper countertop in your kitchen because it has a very unique characteristic. Copper reacts to acid which means unsealed countertops oxidize and tarnish over time to give it a rustic patina out the glow. Further copper is a soft metal which means the scratches and dents make it look more distressed and chic. So, if you are looking for something that changes for better use then you should use copper. It is also easy to clean and naturally antimicrobial. You can also use copper kitchen gadgets such as install chimneys with copper hood or go for copper cabinets. But, if you are too wary of making such a huge change then you can always use it minimally. You can apply copper knobs, copper kitchen utensils and vases, copper sink, copper mixer, copper chairs and many more.
If the centrepiece of your bathroom is a glowing copper bathtub then you have little to worry about the overall design of your sanctuary. Copper bathtubs have a variety of benefits.
Copper bathtubs are easy to maintain. It is not required to scrub and polish it at all because using any type of abrasive or acid damages the metal and it naturally ages with a patina finish. So, managing a copper bathtub is hassle-free.
Copper bathtubs heal naturally. It has a quality called ‘living finish’ which means its beauty increases as it ages. If you mistakenly scratch the surface you need not worry because gradually the scratch begins to darken and blend in.
Copper bathtubs possess health benefits. It is registered as an antimicrobial material with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). If your diet is deficient in trace minerals such as copper, a copper bathtub is a relaxing way to replenish your body with this essential element.
Copper tubs heat faster and retain the heat longer.
They are suited for every bathroom and look great in any design.
You can use copper in other ways too. Like copper sinks and faucets for a vintage look, copper mirror for a classy powder room, copper pipes and gauges with an open display for an experimental look or copper shower and towel racks for a modern finish in mundane objects.
Copper furnishings such as lamps, copper chair, copper centre table, copper terrariums with geometric patterns, copper bookshelf or wardrobe, copper name palate for the front gate, copper walls, copper drawers, copper photo frames, almost every object for your living and bedroom comes in copper. In this category, its all about your inhibition, organization, colour combination and basically your style and taste. There are no rules in this one; you can go for subtle copper touch or bold screaming copper or a mixture of both. So, be creative and choose a few!
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