Removing wood paneling is no easy task, so this homeowner decided to scrap the panels on the walls and simply paint over the ceiling, What's left actually has adorable texture and life. Get the tutorial at Fixing it Fancy » - HouseBeautiful.com
Make your baseboard more dramatic...add small pieces of trim to the top of existing baseboard, add a few inches and add another piece of molding. Paint the wall and trim white. This also works for crown molding too!