Mirrors can be used in a number way to add depth, ambience and brilliance. The proper placement of mirror can make a smaller room seem twice as large. Mirrors are a fantastic way to create an illusion of space when no space exists.
Placing them in narrow hallways appears wider and longer. Mirrors can be placed anywhere including the ceiling. You can use them to line shelves and bookcases to make them a more interesting piece of furniture. Mirrors are a great way to hide blemishes and make a old room look fresh and exciting again.
Lining both walls of a hallway with mirrors makes it appear longer and to make the stairway seem longer all you simply have to do is place a large mirror on the wall facing the head of the stairs. Using a round or oval mirror as a setting for a vase of flowers or the centerpiece on the dining table. Mirrors are not just for putting on make-up and checking your outfit in. Using a floor length mirror in a small bedroom will give you a sense of greater space. Tilting the mirror has that effect because it tricks the eye into seeing the as more space.
Allowing the light to be reflected from the makes a room warm and cozy. It allows you to enjoy the mirrors no matter where you choose to sit in the room. You can even dress up a plain mirror by draping if with necklaces or photographs.
By using large mirrors across from windows you can bring much of the greenery inside with out the fuss and bother of actually having to water and fertilize plants. Mirrors are a safer decorating choice than paintings and other artwork. You can use the various geometric shapes to create and interesting wall. You will have yourself a wall that looks much like a gallery.