Home: Durable, easy to clean furniture and décor.
Decorating for autism, it's a real thing, and it's a minimalist approach to be sure.
- Buy things that clean easily.
- Wall units or bookshelves should bolted to the wall so they don't topple when climbed.
- Buy solid, sturdy furniture that can withstand kids standing on it.
- Store your irreplaceable antiques or glass tables and cabinets.
- Buy leather couches.
- Have less knick knacks out.
- Flatscreen TVs should be mounted to the wall so the don't get tipped over.
- Use only mercury-free light bulbs in case they get broken. CFL lights require special efforts to clean them up.
- Using No-VOC paints, choose soothing blues and greens for kid's rooms. Close off wood burning fireplaces or get an insert.
- Hardwood or tile floors are the easiest to keep clean.
- Be mindful of cords to blinds and shades.