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4 Living Room Window Treatment Ideas

…crunchy couch coverings! Thankfully, how we use our homes has evolved and living rooms are now meant to lived in. Our homes are the center of where life happens and having a snug place is of the utmost importance these days where staying home is “de rigueur.” Now is the the time to make your living room more warm and relaxing. As the least utilitarian of all our rooms, the living room deserves a little extra decorating effort. If the living room

Blindsgalore's Ultimate Guide to Window Treatments

The Ultimate Guide To Window Treatment Ideas

…warp or fade, they are the best option for humid climates or high moisture rooms such as bathrooms and kitchens. Shutters Shutters are dynamic as an architectural statement and are not only functional and beautiful window treatments, but they can also add value to your home. Shutters help to control incoming light, offer privacy when closed and help to insulate against heat, cold, and sound. Shutters add timeless, traditional sophistication to any…

Design By Numbers

…oom for some simple and quick rules to follow to make you a design master. Living Room Area Rug When selecting an area rug, your rug should cover close to 60% of your room, leaving at least 12 inches of additional floor space to create the best balance. Coffee Table Choose a coffee table that is 2/3 as long as your sofa and 2 inches lower than the seating level. Keep 18 inches free between the table and the seating so there is ample room to freely…

Elegant Dining Room Window Treatment Ideas

As kitchens and living rooms have blended into all-purpose great rooms, the dining room has become the formal head of the house. The place to gather with friends and family, the dining room begs to be welcoming yet composed. Gathering around a table to partake in lively conversation and share a delicious home cooked meal always entices us to sit down as a family and share quality time! Who can resist a beautiful table and special meals. Whether y…

Styling Your Home With Woven Woods

…ss design look can hook up with any mood or event you are planning. In The Living Room Ranging from rustic to refined, woven wood shades add a layer of texture to casual or formal living rooms. Again, pairing these shades with drapery only increases their appeal. Keep the natural organic feel going with neutral-hued linen panels or be bold with richly colored velvet drapery. Keep in mind that due to the natural materials used in the construction o…

Make Small Spaces Work For You

…, ugly, messy and uncomfortable. Shop for a convertible couch to turn your living room in a modern guest room. Do you have a stairway to tuck a slim desk into for you or the kids? How about a laundry room with a tiny bathroom or a laundry/office combo? You do have to be creative in finding the right small furnishings that will give you double duty. Source: Pinterest, Gstatic, LuxHome Think Walls Trash the nightstands and any extra side tables that…

Design By Numbers: Part II

…ur home. I already gave you the guidelines to perfect design in the living room, dining room, and bedroom. These areas are crucial for comfort in our lives, but what about the bathroom and kitchen? Not only are these two spaces the most functional rooms in the home but no matter how hectic life may get, we cannot go a single day without using either. We need to pay special attention to the small details in these rooms to maximize functionality, co…

Finding Inspiration In Pantone’s Coral Color Of The Year

…t in at the moment. It would seem that we are all in need of a bit of joy and playfulness in our lives to keep the heartstrings happy. Whether it’s a small colorful bouquet at the door or a boldly painted room, Living Coral provides something we all need, “emotional nourishment…and the comfort and familiarity that make us feel good.” Source: China 7 Featured Image Source: Casa Indonesia…