Home And Decoration Tips: Tricks to Deal With the Monsoon

Tricks to Deal With the Monsoon

Welcome the monsoon with a cup of hot coffee sitting in the comforts of the home watching a nice Hollywood movie with a soft blanket and enjoy the movie. Another option would be to watch the raindrops fall on the ground by sitting on the door step.The monsoon is the most awaited season by all age groups. Ah! The steaming hot samosas or bhajiyas accompanied with hot beverages and to forget the hot and humid climate goodbye for some time. The monsoon is also the time to change the look of the interior. Here's how you can do it.

Brighten up the upholstery

The cloudy sky brings with itself dark and gloomy days outside as well as interiors. the interiors is all dark no matter how much light or fixture are lit up.Throw open the windows and doors and let the beautiful weathers take a toll on the gloomy mood. Also because of the dark cloud cover the interiors should try using dark and bright colours like red, maroons and bright yellow as they are considered they are called warm colour and they will add the energy required for making the place more lively. Take out those bright colours synthetic bed sheets that do not spoil if you have muddy soiled feet or want to crash all wet and damp clothes straight on to the bed.

Stack up the drawers with medicines

Come monsoon and there is rise of water bone disease like dysentery and viral fever is on the rise. Keep the drawers and cabinets well stacked with paracetamol, analgesic and anti bacterial solution as hand wash. The kitchen sinks should have washed hand towels hung on ceramic hooks and hangers to keep you dry and clean and to avoid germs. Children have a tendency to injure themselves due to play and fun amongest their friends a disinfectant along with an antiseptic solution and a doctor's tape should always be kept handy.

Check the spices and functionality of kitchen furniture

Check the spices and the groceries of the pantry area.The items are prone to spoilage when they come in contact with the damp atmosphere outside.Eating these kinds of spices would invite trouble to the members of the family and will be prone to various kind of infections. Empty your plastic jars which were filled with spices earlier to be transferred to ceramic spice boxes in different quantity of drawers. The attachments or the hinges should be oiled periodically for proper functioning and smooth pull of the drawer and cabinets.

Old furniture made new

To get a new feel to old furniture by adding accessories in the form of ceramic knobs and Handles Paint the old worn out paint with distemper which is oil and dust resistant. Cover the step on the entrance with a jute mat to avoid spill or accidents as the steps become slippery when they are wet during the rainy season. The furniture can be covered with a plastic covering to protect it from wet and damp situations and increases the life of the product that is covered. It also reduces the task of periodic wash and clean procedure to maintain the clean look and increase the aesthetic value of the product.