How to Use Pinterest for Interior Design, Decorating, and Remodeling Inspiration
Inspiration images are a fun and important part of any project, especially when you use Pinterest for interior design inspiration. It’s one of the most exciting phases of the interior design or home remodeling process. It’s where everyone in the household can select images that really inspire them and excite them. And now, thanks to technology, there’s a wealth of design inspiration out there at your fingertips.
One of the most popular online places to find inspiration images is Pinterest.
What is Pinterest?
Pinterest is a social network where users can visually share and discover new inspiration images. Each of these images is called a “Pin”. Each Pin is saved to a collection called a “Board”. These Pins and Boards can be shared with over 175 Million of the active users on Pinterest.
How to Use Pinterest
Using Pinterest is super simple, but it does take a few minutes to get your new account set up. Follow these steps to begin pinning your home inspiration images.
Search for Inspiration Images
Once you are logged in, you can begin searching for design ideas. Here are a few to get you started:
- Modern bathroom ideas
- Kitchen ideas
- Bedroom decorating ideas
- Living room decorating ideas
Saving a Pin to Your Board
Once you found an image that inspires you, hover over the image and click on the Save icon.
Select the Board
Pick an existing board or add a new board. We typically create boards after the rooms we are designing (e.g. Bathroom, Bedroom, Kitchen). Pretty creative, right?
Share Your Board
If you would like to follow us on Pinterest, simply browse to our Pinterest Profile Page and click on the Follow button.
Need Additional Help?
Are you suffering from Pinterest overload? Can’t seem to come to a decision as to how your home should look? Leave a comment below and either myself or someone form the interior design team at Design Inside will help you out.
Still need more help? We offer interior design services for those who need a little design help to those that need a lot of design assistance with designing and furnishing their home. If you don’t live in the Chicago or Milwaukee area, fear not! We offer online interior design services allowing us to help you with your design problems anywhere in the world.