Q & A — What Window Treatments For Ashley’s Living Room Windows?

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Ashley has four windows in her living room that have created quite a decorating challenge for her.  Here's what she says: I recently found you on Facebook and I'm so glad I did! I found your post for Andrea's windows, and it inspired me to take another look at my living room and attempt to finally tackle my windows. I always avoid dressing … [Read more...]

Q & A – How Should Andrea Dress Her Corner Windows?

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Andrea needs help with deciding how to dress her corner windows on either side of her fireplace. Here's what she said: How do I dress these 4 corner windows flanking my fireplace? Do I just use a corner attachment to attach the rods,since the windows are so narrow? I don't like it when there is so little space and decorative finials are … [Read more...]

Q & A–Decorating Ideas For This Small Living Room?

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Denise is looking for some help with her living room... Here's what she says: I have a very small living room and I've been thinking of ways to make it functional. I'm not sure what colors to choose or decor that would fit great in the space . Any tips would be very helpful. Kristi's suggestions: First, it looks like you already have dark … [Read more...]

Q & A–What Foyer Paint Color Will Coordinate With This Living Room?

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Victoria is having trouble choosing a paint color for her foyer in her new home and is hoping that we can help her out! Here's what she says: Normally I don't have much problem landing on that ONE color I want to use in a room - and I'm not afraid of color - but I'm drawing a complete blank on this one. We're buying a 1898 Victorian home … [Read more...]

Q & A–How Can I Add Color To My Neutral Rooms?

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Believe it or not, I really do like rooms with neutral color palettes, but the key is finding a way to make the neutral palette look fresh and exciting rather than drab and boring. This can be more difficult that it sounds, as Tabitha in Indiana has learned. She writes: What is the best way to add color to the living room; curtains, throw pillows? … [Read more...]

Q & A–What Type Of Light Should I Use?

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What happens when you live in California, but you're building a house 3000 miles away? Well, the builder makes some less-than-desirable decisions. That's what happened to Lori, who blogs at Bleak 2 Unique. Here's what she had to say... What type of lighting can I use in this awkward hall where there are 3 lights in a row, and 2 vents?.Can you … [Read more...]