How to make your static caravan a home from home

For when you’re able to return to your static caravan for the holiday season, making it feel like a home from home is vital. We’ve teamed up with online interiors supplier Ornatus, to bring you their top homemaking tips for your static caravan.

You’re probably missing your holiday caravan so much right now with your holiday park closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

But when you’re able returning to your static caravan after a period of time, making it feel warm, fresh and homely is key to making it feel like a true home away from home.

From the lighting to the decor, making sure your caravan has a comfortable feel is vital to enjoying your time of relaxation to its full.


Tip 1

Add colour

Nothing shows off your personality, adds style to a room and makes it feel like home more than a good colour scheme.

Easy ways to add colour to your static caravan include:

  • Coloured furniture and finishings
  • Home accessories

From warm and dark tones for cosy evenings into cool and bright shades, which add light to your space, bringing colour into your static caravan will help replicate the feel of your actual home and create a luxury retreat for the ultimate unwinding experience.

home from home rug

What’s more, adding a burst of colour through finishings such as a rug can bring warmth to your static caravan, create a central point in your room and tie your entire colour scheme and style choice together.


Tip 2

Improve your lighting

From the bulb itself to the lampshade surrounding it, improving the lighting in your static caravan can completely transform the space.

If you’re looking to make your static caravan more homely through lighting, understanding what it is you want to achieve is the first step. Do you want to make your static caravan more cosy? Do you want to match your cool colour scheme with white light? Do you want to make a statement for guests?

Once you know what you want from your lighting, making the necessary changes to achieve that goal is simple! For a warmer feel, add a yellow lightbulb or enclosed lamp shade. For added brightness, install a white lightbulb and to make a statement, choose a decorative shade.

home lamp


Tip 3

Add accessories

What makes any house a home is what’s inside it. From the grandchildren’s drawings on the fridge, to the candles and photo frames that fill every spare space, the accessories in your home are the final touches that make it bespoke to you and your family.

So, if you’re looking for easy ways to improve the home-like feel of your static caravan, start with the small details. From clocks and candles to wall art and mirrors, home accessories in your static caravan can help add a unique and personal touch which makes sure it provides the perfect home from home.×800/products/7659/9407/highland-cow__56067.1555588251.jpg?c=2

To find the perfect additions to your static caravan, visit Ornatus today!

And don’t forget to include the value of any new pieces of furniture, accessories or rugs to your static caravan insurance sums insured.


Over to you…

Got any tips for making your static caravan into a home from home you’d like to share with other owners. Feel free to share in the comments box below.

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