Adding pottery to your home décor can really bring some life back into your interior. From the many different designs you can choose from, in addition to being able to pair them with eye-catching beautiful flowers, the possibilities are simply endless. In this article, we will take a closer look at some of the advantages of using pottery in your interior design.
The attractive cost
Pottery has been collected and sold for huge sums of money over the years, but that is not to say that all pottery and ceramics are expensive. To be honest, modern pottery is actually quite inexpensive these days. If you’re looking for good quality pottery and are not too fussed with designer brands or antiquities then purchasing pottery will certainly not break the bank. In fact, if you are talented enough you could make an initial investment in raw materials and even have a go at making the pottery yourself.
Whilst out shopping, you will find that there are many different varieties and styles of pottery available. The colors alone are enough to catch anyone’s eye, let alone, the intricate designs. If you are looking to make your home more artsy and attractive, then pottery is definitely worth the investment.
Ceramics are versatile and can hold their own in extremes of weather. From blizzardy cold weather to heatwaves, you don’t have to worry about when the temperature they are exposed to is not favorable. You can turn on the heater or air conditioner without fear of damaging your property and even if the room is a bit humid, your pottery will still remain intact.
Pottery is perfect if you are not the cleanest of people or if you are looking for something to decorate areas of your home that are bound to get a bit messy from time to time. Pottery is fairly simple to clean, and you never have to worry about it absorbing residue, stains or bad smells of food, chemicals, etc. Pottery is also very smooth and pleasing to your eye.
Pottery can be used to decorate areas that have high levels of moisture like your kitchen or your bathroom. This is especially beneficial if you have a plant inside the pottery as the moisture will be trapped inside the soil to help the plant grow. Pottery is also waterproof and will not leak if you water your plant. This feature also allows it to stay relatively mold free in conditions with a lot of moisture.
Pottery is relatively cheap, attractive, and versatile and many people have quite a few pieces in their homes. It is a good investment that is good value for your money, and that can help you light up a dull room at a cheap cost. It should be noted that pottery can sometimes be a bit fragile and should be handled with the utmost care at all times. When you have chosen your pottery pieces, sit back and enjoy the beauty they bring to your home!