The center of a quality home entertainment experience, a home bar is a place for a homeowner and their guests to relax and enjoy themselves over some nice drinks. Home bars can also showcase your unique style, taste, hobbies, and even personality. Here are a few creative ways to decorate your home bar and make a space for everyone to appreciate.
Hang a Tasteful Sign
Whether you want to go for something funny or exemplify a certain level of class, a sign with a profound saying is the perfect way to do it. If that isn’t your taste, then you can hang a sign that you simply like. Depending on what design you’re going for, you have the freedom to customize the sign to fit the environment—the possibilities are endless.
Install a Fish Tank
Nothing evokes wonder and awe quite like a brightly lit tank full of colorful aquatic creatures. As such, a fish tank often makes the perfect conversational piece in any home bar. With a few selectively chosen fish and a beautiful tank habitat for them to explore, there will be no shortage of interest. This is also an effective way to create a relaxed and tranquil atmosphere in this area of your home.
Add Unique Lighting
A creative home bar lighting arrangement can work wonders for the ambiance of your home bar. If you’d rather not go through the trouble of adding recessed lighting or a chandelier, consider using your empty liquor bottles. Since the glass of these bottles is often thicker than standard glass, they make the perfect materials for DIY lamps as well as centerpieces. You can even fill them with other accent materials to create a unique textural look for the room.
Incorporate Another Hobby
You could also decide to use your home bar to combine several of your favorite hobbies. For instance, if you like to kick back with a good book while enjoying a nice glass of wine, consider using bookcases to display your collection of wine bottles. By incorporating some of your own personality and interests, you make your bar more unique.