Posts Tagged ‘Living Room’

How to Design a Small Living Room

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  It’s not small; it’s cozy. Your apartment has all the space you need, you just need to arrange it so it, and the items in it, are working for you and your lifestyle. Here are three things to think about when it’s time to tackle the living room. The Sofa This large piece of […] read more

Controlling Sunlight with Window Blinds

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Window Blinds are a great option in any room for not only privacy but also for controlling the amount of sunlight you want to let in the room. Depending on the type of blinds you purchase you can allow a lot of light into the room, with the purpose of the blinds mainly being for […] read more

Customize Your Floor with Modular Carpet Tiles

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If you’re looking for a way to brighten up a drab floor area, modular carpet tiles just might be the answer. These neat squares were developed for a number of reasons, but in addition to environmental benefits and ease of installation, they also provide for easy color coordinating and do-it-yourself pattern decoration. Choosing Materials Modular […] read more

4 Tips for Choosing the Right Fabric for Your Living Room

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If you want to choose the right fabrics for your living room, you need to coordinate the materials with the design scheme of your apartment. While certain fabrics work well in contemporary settings, other fabrics are better suited for more traditional designs. Therefore, when selecting a particular fabric, you’ll need to consider the décor of your apartment […] read more

Guidelines for Choosing Living Room Chairs

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Choosing seating options for a living room involves making a lot of choices. Owners or renters may want to sit down and think about how to outfit their living spaces with the best kinds seating that provide functionality and complement a room décor. Here are some aspects to think about when picking out living room […] read more

Using Pictures of Decorated Living Rooms to Inspire Your Design Project

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Use pictures of decorated living rooms as inspiration for your own decorating project. This is a fail safe way (for those who don’t want to hire an interior designer) to get the look you dream about without first experimenting in your own home. It is often hard to visualize a certain style without first seeing […] read more

4 Principles of Timeless Living Room Design

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Fads come and go, but classic living room design is ageless. Following are some design ideas you can incorporate into your overall home design to achieve that classic, timeless look that never goes out of style. 1. Stay Away from Fads The first rule of thumb to achieve a classic look is to stay away from […] read more

4 Principles of Interior Decorating for a Living Room

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When interior decorating a living room, you should be both expressing a personality and creating an environment that encourages community. Historically, living rooms in huge homes have been a bit of a misnomer, used more for show than for entertaining, but most modern apartments can no longer afford the space for that function. Apartment living […] read more

Ultra-Modern Decorating Ideas for Living Rooms

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The decorating ideas for living rooms range from dramatic to understated. It’s easy to create a modern architectural style when you bring in a few contemporary pieces to your central living area. To create an ultra-modern space, start by selecting the right furniture to represent this sleek style. Decide what furnishings you want to add […] read more