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    Eco-Friendly Makeover for a Living Room

    A down-to-earth young family set a lofty goal: remodel and decorate their living room in the most eco-friendly way possible, without giving up comfort or blowing the budget.
    • Karen Walsh

      Working With: A Long, Narrow Living Room - Emily A. Clark - two sitting areas

    • Allison Riederer

      Mantle & accent wall

    • Taitum Rose

      Living room = seating area on one end, couch in middle separating spaces facing tv // Working With: A Long, Narrow Living Room - Emily A. Clark

    • Jennifer Buescher

      furniture placement for rectangle living room with fireplace on one end | Working With: A Long, Narrow Living Room

    • kelly maiorano

      Love this layout, gives e an idea for new house......Working With: A Long, Narrow Living Room - Emily A. Clark

    • Kathleen Dainton

      Mustard yellow and cool blue are a gorgeous color scheme in this rustic living room. See what it used to look like:

    • Jenifer Ketner

      Working With: A Long, Narrow Living Room - Emily A. Clark Reclaimed wood wall

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