How to invite the outside in

While the weather is turning cold outside you can still enjoy nature in the comfort of your own home.

This guide will show you how to bring the outside in.

Choose an area of your home that connects with the outside.

What you’ll need

 

Follow the steps in the video:

 

Before After
green wall with plants
Colours used
Silver Eucalyptus X138R272C

Scroll on to read a step by step guide

Step 1

Prepare

Cover the area with a dust sheet. Mask the edges of walls, frames, skirting and ceiling. Go for earthy neutral or green colour like Morning Hush (R76A), Portobello Cream (R77C) or Scottish Highlands (R260C). In the video we used Silver Eucalyptus (X138R272C).

masking the edges
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Step 2

Paint

Load a 2” brush. Cut in around the edges. Load up a roller and roll paint onto surface. Work your way across the wall. Repeat with second coat after 2 hours. Remove tape while paint is still wet.

paint wall with roller
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Step 3

Decorate

Add bare wood tones. Dress with indoor plants.

invite the outside in
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