The orchids are beautiful plants, elegant and with many colors and sizes. You don't need to be an expert on the subject to keep them beautiful for a long time. To take care of orchids at home, just follow some precautions. Here are all our simple tips on how to care for the most common orchids: lots of light but not direct sun, so near a window is always recommended. Keep them in environments with temperatures between 18 and 28 degrees centigrade. Water them when the root clears up because it is now dry and water well but do not leave water in the pot or saucer.