Although it’s common in giving the housewarming gifts to present them when visiting someone to bless his new house whether he moved to this new home or he married recently.
However, providing gifts for a new home is not only limited to this, where you can offer housewarming gifts as well for those who have modernized their old house, or if you visit a friend or relative for the first time in his house even if the house is very old ..
Actually, what distinguishes this type of gifts that are presented on other occasions, is that the housewarming gifts are always impersonal. They are either decorative for the house, or for the family use at home or for the hospitality of home guests. In all cases, these types of gifts are not for personal use and this may require some people to think more about the appropriate housewarming gift, because many are not used to buying this type of gifts.
And here comes the question …. How can you think of or choose nice housewarming gifts?
You can think of the suitable gifts for the new house by imagining the places that would be put in. This is by visualizing your walking inside the house and anticipating what you might find attractive and striking during the stages of entering the house until your sitting and hospitality inside..
Once you enter the house: You can see some decorations hangers on the door or entrance, and then a key hanger or bowl of keys, in addition to a classic coat hanger on the wall. And maybe a rain hanger to alert the people of the house from the rainfall..
Then, passing through the entrance hall or the entrance of the house: You may see on the walls a bright and attractive painting either for artistic pictures or for words and quotations that are believed by the people of the house. You may notice on the shelves of the wall decorative figures, plants, small ornamental flowers, or some unique book stands.
When entering the living room or the guest room: You might see some lovely décor lampshades, a small fishbowl, or a small table fountain with the sound of trickling water coming out. You may also see a unique decorative watch on either the wall or the table, and may be as well some attractive-looking vases or a handcrafted wooden tissue box.
Or even You may hear quiet music from the wireless stereo speaker centering the room.
When leaning on the sofa: You can find attractive, unique and decorative pillow and possibly quaint like a fun face pillows, and you may smell a beautiful scent from the electronic air freshener, and see attractive and colorful tablecloths
And when you are hosted by the owners of the house: They may offer your hospitality on a unique tray, cups of juices, candy holders and attractive desserts. Or maybe you can have a coffee directly from the coffee maker in the living room. Or they provide you some popcorn from the home popcorn machine, and maybe some ice cream from the home ice cream maker too ..
By turning around you may find: One of the floor cleaning or vacuum robots that are moving around the house and cleaning it on its own .. Or even one of the glass cleaning robots cleaning the classes of the room by itself…
These are all simple examples of what you can imagine when you visit a house and imagine what would be appropriate to buy as a housewarming gift. This is a good way to not be distracted while thinking about what kind of gift you would like to buy as a housewarming gift. By arranging the way you think while you are considering buying the gift, you will be more able to choose the right gift to bless the new home.
The reason for your confusion while thinking about any gift ideas that might be suitable for gifting as a housewarming gift, maybe that you have not seen the home before, and therefore you cannot speculate on what may or may not be appropriate. So when you give this type of gift, you should always make gifts that fit with most types of decor. For example, if your gift is decorative to be of neutral colors such as black or white and avoid all bright colors even if you are aware that the owner of the house loves it, because bright colors may not be suitable for all decorations. So, homeowners tend not to use it,
Plus you need to try buying the gift between medium to small in size in order to suit use in any small or large house, especially with regard to frames and painting, Unless you already know that the owners of the new home want something specific and you want to gift them.
The housewarming gifts may vary according to the degree of relevance and proximity to the owner of the house. If it is an official visit to one of your coworkers, it will be definitely different gifts from visiting one of your close friends, which will be different from one of your neighbors and also completely different from the gifts of your brothers .. The housewarming gifts in official visits may be more symbolic than material value. It may be enough to give some flowers, chocolates or scented candles with or without one of the small decorative figures.
As for the neighbors, if the relationship is closer , you can buy one of the most practical gifts and it is not too expensive because it is a semi-official visit often. Then close friends and brothers come, as gifts can be more expensive and practical even if they are decorative, brothers may have gifts to help with one of the things that they lack at home. It may not be appropriate here to gift symbolic gifts to brothers or close friends, it will not be appropriate to visit them only with a bouquet of roses or a chocolate box, but you must attach a practical or decorative gift to them ..