Aquarium in the interior

People buy aquariums for different reasons. For some, it is a means of contemplation of the water element for relaxation, for others - collecting exotic fish, marine animals and plants. We will consider the placement of the aquarium in the house as a design idea that adds its note in the interior design, and as an additional source of lighting, lighting living space.

The geometric dimensions of the aquarium do not play a big role, only the height is taken into account, for the convenience of feeding and cleaning. The long glass body of the aquariums gives the impression of a panorama, its volume sometimes reaches 1000 liters, and the lighting from the aquarium is very diverse, thanks to the bright shades of its inhabitants. Strong bases for the aquarium are selected in accordance with the General style of the interior; if the room is dominated by wood, the Cabinet is made of wood or veneered to match the overall interior. Black-neutral color makes the outer frame of the water world brighter and clearer. The room is decorated in the style of avant-garde properly use glass with metal, illuminated and framed with plastic. If you want to be original, the stand can be decorated with wild stone or granite.

Many stylists are faced with a choice - what kind of landscape in the aquarium to choose? Marine or freshwater? Psychologists come to the rescue: they claim that the seascape is very bright, yellow-red, with a predominance of blue cold color, and its extravagance acts on a person as an explosion of color, tiresome acting on the nervous system. Such aquariums are better placed in the entrance area, because for a long and close observation it is not very suitable.

In aquariums with freshwater landscape dominated by more calm green, Golden and brown tones, and they are just warm and calm. It is this contemplation of the underwater world calms and relaxes the observer, and rightly these aquariums occupy a well-deserved place near the sofa, in the recreation area. All aquariums are illuminated by overhanging lamps, creating a natural background of underwater life, and in the absence of living plants, illumination can be the most incredible colors. Selected lighting options corresponding to the overall range of colors of furniture, walls, curtains and floor coverings.

 Now in the trend built into the partition aquariums, making it transparent on both sides. But not all the inhabitants of the water world tolerate light from all sides, and it is necessary to take this fact into account when buying fish or other animals. But the force remains the location of the aquarium along the wall or in a vacant niche, making it no less attractive than other designs.

Be sure when placing the aquarium need to consider the direction of the major lines of the interior. Will not look water world surrounded by cabinets height to the ceiling, everything that surrounds the aquarium should be proportionate. The height of the location should also be taken into account. If the tank near the sofa, then its height should be at eye level of a seated person, and in the case of location in the circulation area standing.

  Summing up, we can say with confidence that the presence of the aquarium with the underwater world, with its colors and shades, make the interior more refined and favorable.

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