Houzz is the new way to design your home.
pictures and wall color
ladder and shelves
use of picture rail and wall color
desk and piano in living room
much smaller version of this for mud room
mud room conversion
Couch Arm Wrap, Reclaimed Wood by Blisscraft & Brazen - CAD 250
instead of side tables
Medium Wood Block Side Table - $159
Easy to store in a corner and pull out when end tables are needed.
colorful pillows on neutral colored furniture - consider for sleeper loveseat
high windows and built in desk
built in desk with room for books