10 Ways to Light up Your Space with Neon Signs
Neon signs are now commonly used indoors for beautifying and decorating the home.
A neon sign is a lighting display made of glass tubes filled with gas and bent into the shape of letters or decorative designs. These neon signs can be as simple as a small advertising sign or as complex as a multi-story facade on a Las Vegas casino.
In the past, neon lights were mainly used for outdoor advertising purposes. Neon signs are visually appealing. Because of this, people are naturally attracted to them. This is why business owners use neon signs as banners for advertising their businesses and promoting products and services.
However, in recent years, neon signs have transcended the traditional usage in outdoor advertising. Neon signs are now commonly used indoors for beautifying and decorating the home. Neon signs can be used in varieties of creative ways to light up your space. The good thing about neon signs is that they are not restricted to a certain space. You can use them in decorating any space you have in your home.
Since neon lights are now the “in thing,” a lot of people want to use them for decorating their homes, but they don't know how to go about it. If you’re looking for creative ways to use neon signs, this article will be of great help to you. I will be showing you 10 ways to light up your space with a neon sign.
Customized Words and Phrases
There is a popular saying that out of sight is out of mind. There are some words and phrases such as affirmations or quotes that we need to constantly think about and remind ourselves. However, we can easily forget about them if we don't see them often.
It's a great idea to get these words and phrases customized and placed in a conspicuous space that we can easily see. This will serve as a constant reminder.
For example, you can install a neon sign with the words “I am beautiful” or “I love myself” across your dressing mirror. As you get dressed each morning, you'll see the words and say them to yourself. This gives a positive feeling, helping you love everything about yourself.
A lot of people put off the light in their bedroom at night. While this is good, there is nothing wrong with having the room dimly lighted. One of the best ways to achieve this is by having neon signs in your bedroom space.
They will not only help you illuminate the room, they will also beautify your bedroom. If you find it difficult to sleep with the light on and also don't like the idea of sleeping in total darkness, a neon sign is ideal for you.
As A Substitute for Arts and Pictures
In most homes, arts and pictures are commonly used for aesthetic purposes. People use art and pictures to beautiful their space. However, if you are like me who likes doing things in a unique way, then rather than following the trend of using arts and pictures to beautify the home, you can opt for something different.
The best substitute for art and pictures that'll make your home different and stand out from the rest is a neon sign. You can substitute arts and pictures for neon signs and glam up the spaces in your home in a unique way.
I know any lover of art that reads the last
point I made will not buy the idea. I mean, how
they can substitute their beautiful, lovely arts
for neon signs? Well, you can still use neon
signs without having to outrightly do away with
your art collections.
Rather than substituting art with neon signs, you can incorporate neon sign into your arts. It will illuminate and bring out the hidden beauty in your arts. So it's a win-win.
Children Nursery or Bedroom
Children are naturally attracted to glitz and glams. So it is good you glam up their bedroom space with beautiful neon signs that will fascinate and attract them. Another great idea is to use neon signs as a medium of learning for your children. You can decorate their bedroom with educational themes. Since neon signs are catchy and attention-grabbing, your kids’ attention will be focused on the neon signs. And this will help them to learn faster and easier.
Kitchen and Pantry
You might never have thought that your kitchen and pantry are great places to install neon signs. Not only will it beautify your space, it will also serve as a means of inspiration as you cook your meals.
If you work from home or have a workspace in your home, then it might be a great idea to have neon signs installed there. The neon sign can be as simple as the logo or the brand statement of your company or any theme that will inspire you.
The decorations in your living room are incomplete without neon signs. There is nothing as beautiful and attractive as lightening up your living room with captivating neon signs. Look for dimly lighted spaces in your living room and lighten them with neon signs.
I know that it might sound odd, but having a neon sign in your bathroom is a great idea. There are many creative and interesting ways to beautify your bathrooms with neon signs.
Let me share one with you.
Imagine having a halo-shaped neon sign on your bathroom wall? I mean imagine the feeling you'll have while bathing with the consciousness that a halo surrounds you. I bet that feeling will be divine.
Do you have a quiet place in the house where you retreat to study and reflect? Then you have a perfect place to install neon lights. Neon lights create a serene ambiance that can help you calm your mind to think straight and study well.
Lara Douglas is a young woman who loves interior designing and home decor. She is passionate about new trends and fashion forward home décor ideas. She regularly posts at Neon Signs Depot.