5 Ways to Enhance Your Home’s Rustic Look

With the year 2020 also coming to an end, we’re sure glad that it’s over. Even though the pandemic still lurks in our midst, it feels good to be hopeful that the new year will bring better things for everyone.

If you’re planning to start your year new on a better note, how does the idea of enhancing your home’s décor sound? A timeless concept that exudes a sense of coziness and makes you feel closer to nature, a rustic look for your home seems like the perfect way to end your year on a high.

Here are a few ways you can transform your home into a wilderness-inspired, rustic architectural marvel.

a living room with a rustic theme

Use Muted Tones and Earthy Colors

The best way to create a rustic atmosphere in your home is to incorporated muted and earthy tones into your home’s interior décor. Earthy browns, neutrals, greens, and muted hues can be added to your house’s external and internal features.

If you’re not a fan of muted tones, you can go for the barn red, the autumn burnt orange, or any other traditional farmhouse shades.

Go For Natural Materials

When we said wilderness-inspired, we meant it.

Using natural materials inside and outside your home is an easy way to speed up your home’s rustic transformation. If you’re remodeling your house, choose decorative exterior material like natural stone or cedar sliding.

For the interior décor, you can opt for natural touches of wood and stone here and there—either through decorative pieces or wooden furniture and cabinetry.

Bringing the Outside Inside

The rustic look is all about bringing the outside inside by focusing on the little details that go a long way in transforming your home’s aesthetic.

Try to bring the natural outdoorsy charm into your home by going for items like a wooden porch swing, real kerosene lanterns (even if they’re just for decorative purposes), and handmade wreaths.

Make It Green

It isn’t rustic till it’s green.

For a subtle yet powerful, naturally rustic look, you need to add green plants and shrubs to your interior décor. A great way to start is by adding various pots of plants on your patio, next to your furniture, and above the cabinets in your kitchen.

Make sure you don’t forget to water them!

Add Custom Iron Front Doors

You can do everything we’ve listed above to turn your home into a rustic haven, but without custom iron doors on your entryway, all of it will seem bland and futile.

If you’re thinking, “when did iron become part of the rustic aesthetic?” don’t forget that it’s a natural element too, and its gorgeous details can fit right in with what you’re planning to do with your home.

A custom made iron door will not only add to the rustic beauty of your home but will also add to its functionality. It will work as an eye-catching feature that will definitely become the object of your neighbor’s envy in no time.


If you’re looking for premier quality custom iron doors, get in touch with Pinky’s Iron Doors.

We feature a vast collection of wrought iron entry doors, iron French doors, and iron exterior doors to help you transform your home’s aesthetic and enhance its curb appeal.

We also have steel doors in various designs and sizes to fit your aesthetic and functional needs. Check out our website and make the most of our sale today!


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