This colorful family room features windows dressed with plaid draperies, a ceiling painted 60 percent lighter than the navy blue walls, a sofa with a machine-washable slipcover, end tables and table lamps, as well as an upholstered storage ottoman that keeps the boys’ toys accessible yet out of sight.
Floor plan! Garden Cottage Timeworn elements add instant character and charm to a space. An antique trunk serves both as a focal point and a functional piece. The trunk is storage disguised as a coffee table. In smaller rooms, make your furniture work by pulling double duty to conserve space. (Every room needs a splash of pink somewhere!)
How to Choose Paint Color Schemes: Use the color wheel as reference when choosing a palette. Think about how you want to feel in the room. Warm colors like orange and red represent energy; they are best suited for active rooms. Alternatively, cool colors like blues and greens have a soothing and calming effect. From DIYnetwork.com
Though the two-story dining room is breathtaking, that openness can sometimes negatively affect the room’s acoustics. Luckily, designer Linda Woodrum knew just how to alleviate that issue. “When you have a tremendous amount of volume, you’re looking for ways to help with acoustics,” explains Linda. “So the more fabric you get in the room, the more you help with acoustics.” #HGTVDreamHome
the map fades away into a soft blue wall the portrait lamp above the map baskets! accessible paper and art materials, but not clutter.