Tag: Decorating

50 Family Room Decorating Ideas & Photos

Most families spend more time in the family room than any other room in the house. It’s also the room that your guests will likely see first and the most. That’s why it’s important to be intentional about designing a family room that is beautiful but also stays true to your personal tastes.

Whether you prefer a family room that’s modern, classic, rustic or global, you’re sure to find fresh ideas in the 50 photos we’ve compiled here. From small, personal touches to grand design inspiration, there’s something for everyone in this collection of family room ideas. Looking for more inspiration? Our personalized home decor includes throw pillows, blankets, canvas art and more to make your family room reflect your personal style.

Instructions: Click through the buttons below to sort by category. Click the photo for a larger view.

A backless couch is a unique and beautiful way to link

Read More

100+ Bedroom Decorating Ideas in 2020

bedroom decorating ideas

DAVID TSAY, styling by Janna Lufkin

Your bedrooms are arguably the most important rooms in your house. After all, the master bedroom is where you both start and end your day, while the guest bedroom is the place where you welcome those special overnight guests. That’s why we’ve put together this inspiring bedroom design guide. Jam-packed with more than 100 (!) of our best and brightest bedroom decorating ideas, it’ll help you visualize your dream space and provide the tips and simple ideas you’ll need to get that look.

First up, figure out the style you’d like for your room: are you dreaming of a cozy bedroom ideas that beckon you to curl up with a good book, a cheerful, gingham-filled hideaway, a farmhouse rustic bedroom, or a white bedroom that removes you from the stresses of the day? With that in mind, let’s get started. Whether a spacious master

Read More

35 Biggest Decorating Mistakes and Solutions

35: A Cluttered Kitchen

Solution: Minimize the Mess

Get the How-To:

Make New Pots Look Old for a Cottage-Style Countertop Herb Garden

34: Going to the Dark Side

Solution: Light It Up

33: Kids’ Toys, Untamed

Solution: Conquer the Clutter

32: Choosing Style Over Sittability

Solution: Opt for Comfy Chairs

31: Stuffing Your Garage to the Gills

Solution: Reclaim the Space

30: Designing Around the TV

Solution: Incorporate the TV Into Your Design

29: Toilet Rugs

Solution: Small Rectangular Rug

28: Not Having Houseplants

Solution: Add Your Favorite Plants

27: Having the Wrong Lampshade

Solution: Choose Your Shade Carefully

26: Not Testing Paint Colors

Solution: Try Multiple Hues

25: Covering A/C Ducts

Solution: Plan Around Your Air Source

24: Too Many Photos

You’re either a photo person or you’re not. Photo people feel very sentimental and have a hard time giving up the pictures on their walls and tables.

Solution:

Read More

The Most Popular Interior Design and Decorating Styles

We’re going to level with you, being a design enthusiast is hard stuff. Not only do you need keep up with the latest trends and have an encyclopedic knowledge of all the colors of the year, but you should also know the differences between all the biggest design styles.

Sounds easy, right? Well, not quite. Truth is, knowing every single nuance between two different styles is easier said than done. After all, who really knows the difference between Scandinavian and minimalism? Traditional and transitional? If we’re being totally honest, even we get confused every now and then. So, to help, we’re breaking down some of the biggest styles out there.

It’s worth mentioning that everyone’s definition might differ a little bit. After all, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But we hope the explainers below will help you appreciate the nuances of interior design.

(Image credit: Sylvie Li)

Read More

20 Family Room Decorating Ideas

family room ideas

Helen Norman

Considering that you spend a significant amount of time in your family room, it has to be comfy and stylish. From a plush sofa to well-curated shelves, find out how to make your space one of the most inviting places in your home with these family room ideas. Below, you’ll find design inspiration whether your room is big or small, modern or traditional. Oh, and if you’re wondering what you can do with your old television or how to spruce up your fireplace, there are plenty of suggestions here.

1 of 20

Pattern Play

Combining vibrant patterns is an easy way to bring a dose of playfulness into your family room.

2 of 20

Well-Decorated Mantel

Make your mantel a major focal point with a brass wall clock, lush plants, and decorative objects.

3 of 20

Textured Walls

Wall coverings, like grasscloth, can instantly

Read More

52 Best Interior Decorating Secrets

decorating secrets

Annie Sloan

Some people have a natural eye for design, but if you’re more in the camp of those who can’t do anything without consulting Pinterest board upon Pinterest board before making any major changes, we feel you. And even those of us who leave and breathe interior design, some inspiration and guidance never hurts. We’d love to have an interior designer on speed dial before deciding exactly where and how hang to hang that sweet new wall art we bought on a whim so we don’t make any major mistakes. But until we win the lottery, we’ll have to settle for trusting our guts, and taking plenty of decorating tips where we can get them. We’ve compiled some secrets straight from the pros to help you with all your decorating needs.

1 of 58

Transform Eyesores

“In this basement remodel, we would’ve had to spend

Read More

Decorating ideas for family room | Interior Design Ideas

Piece that appeared not domiciled in the last century, the family room is now an indispensable part where the space will be allowed. Practical and sophisticated at the same time, it is not far from the shelter as a television. Here are to give you decorating ideas 5 examples of family room. Salon - Decorating ideas for family room Not confined to the basement, family room can be for more than used only watching TV. Bar or game room, a place to relax and read a book or play a friendly game of cards, must adapt this piece several needs. To unify these different activities under one theme with a color palette of the single furniture. Also, add an emphasis on the wall like wallpaper. Source: Inspire my house pretty idées déco - Decorating ideas for family room For sleek decor, opt for a symmetrical arrangement of the furniture, to create a balance in the room. Use the TV as the center of attention, but
Read More

Room Visualizer – Home Decorating & Painting Advice

Want to know the color you pick will be good in your room? With this tool you can put it on some “walls” before you even paint. Here you can do it with Glidden’s room visualizer tool linked below.  Either pick from our selections of rooms or upload your own and you can change walls and trim to find your perfect color.
{^widget|(widget_displayname)CTA+Button|(gtmt)cta|(edge)btn-rect|(target)_blank|(url)https%3a%2f%2fwww.visualizecolor.com%2fglidden%23%2f|(color)d6414d|(name)CtaButton|(buttonid)Paint+Your+Room+Online|(label)Paint+Your+Room+Online|(width)|(height)^}




Want to know the color you pick will be good in your room? With this tool you can put it on some “walls” before you even paint. Here you can do it with Glidden’s room visualizer tool linked below.  Either pick from our selections of rooms or upload your own and you can change walls and trim to find your
Read More

20 Vintage Kitchen Decorating Ideas

Checkerboard floors, farmhouse sinks, and scalloped accents. Yep, we’re rounding up the best of vintage kitchens—as modeled on modern renditions.

1

Vintage Appliances

Why buy any old appliance when you can get one with decorative charm, like this ’50s-style Smeg fridge? Bonus: They take up less space!

2

Farmhouse or Apron-Front Sink

With or without the curtain underneath.

3

Checkerboard Floor

These floors are fit for a ’50s diner.

4

Vintage Wallpaper

One easy way to throw it back? Throw up some wallpaper, whether the polka dot backsplash of the ’50s or the bold, busy prints from the ’60s.

Via niinanunelmia.blogspot.fi

6

Vintage Tile

We love the look of vintage-inspired backsplashes, like this green glass tile.

7

Statement Floors & Beadboard Paneling

Encaustic tiles like the ones shown here have been around since medieval times, but they’re making a major comeback in modern kitchens—and we can see why! On the

Read More

Country Kitchen Design – Pictures and Decorating Ideas

Pictures and Decorating Ideas

Country Kitchen Design Ideas: Some kitchens are made to be admired at a distance; country kitchens are made to be used. Their down-to-earth style and lived-in looks make country kitchens among the most comfortable and inviting rooms to be in.

Country Kitchen Design
Mismatched chairs at the kitchen table, a farmhouse sink with a fabric skirt, oak hardwood floors, butter yellow walls, and a red brick range hood add character and charm to this country style kitchen.

Essential Elements: Farmhouse sinks, beadboard panels, and open shelving are trademarks of country kitchen designs. Knotty wood cupboards or painted and glazed cabinets with simple styling provide a traditional country feel that’s not too stuffy. Popular cabinet styles include the standard raised panel or beaded flat panel cabinet doors with a simple frame.

Setting the Mood: Sometimes rustic and often cozy, country style kitchens have a timeless and natural appearance.

Read More