There’s a reason why people say someone has a “sunny” disposition: Research shows that sunshine is a powerful mood booster. So why not take note of sunroom decorating ideas? At home, a sunroom is a smart and potentially stylish way to invite some of those mood-lifting rays into your home. “Sunrooms should be decorated as the happiest space in the house,” says principal designer Lance Thomas of Thomas Guy Interiors in Lake Charles, Louisiana. “If there were ever a place to incorporate loads of color and pattern, sunrooms are the place to do so.”
While they may also be an auxiliary heat source, sunrooms primarily serve as an added living space, where you can enjoy outdoor vibes without the outdoor elements. With that in mind, here are five designer-approved sunroom decorating ideas and clever tips for making your sunroom cozy and inviting.