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Love Your Living Room: Make a Design Plan
Create a living room you and your guests will really enjoy spending time in by first setting up the right layout
"ate a living room you and your guests will really enjoy spending time in by first... Living rooms are often the hardest-working rooms in our homes. If your living room... for your living room's design and layout, and you will be on your way to a room that... guess our living room is actually used for living! Love your room, Benjamin! Especially... in the living room, the dining room and the bedroom, as well as the kitchen. I use..."
Rooms of the Day: Bringing the Happy Into Formal Spaces
Two renovated rooms inspire a lighter, more colorful look for a formerly traditional living room and dining room in Texas
"living room and dining room in Texas... renovated rooms inspire a lighter, more colorful look for a formerly traditional living... couldn’t live with the dark, heavy traditional furnishings in their formal living and... family room and kitchen in a bright, contemporary style, this Houston family of four... dining rooms another minute. They were looking to lighten things up, literally and... The living room is perfection. Not too impressed with the dining room, too much..."
11 Ways to Create a Multipurpose Office Space
See how to include an office in your kitchen, dining room, guest room, living room, mudroom and more
"dining room, guest room, living room, mudroom and more... dedicated room for that, you may find yourself having to create an office that is truly... type of room, from putting your desk on wheels, to hiding your work in a cabinet, putting... of the room. Beautiful! My office is a small narrow room that also need to serve... craft room but can you combine it with a family room and still not see the mess?... family room Keeping only the filing cabinet. Dark brown in color. This room is in..."
Create a Place for Books
"ining Rooms, Living Rooms, Halls — Even TV Rooms Have Library Potential... into the living room. I created the feeling of a foyer through the furniture placement... every room in my home and must have places for them. Books add a warmth to a room... dining room serves as a home office, conference room, homework space and library.... comfortable living room doubles as a library. Another design element that libraries let..."
Room of the Day: A New Family Room’s Natural Connection
Stone and wood plus earthy colors link a family room to its woodsy site and create a comfy gathering spot
"family room to its woodsy site and create a comfy gathering spot... family room that could stand up to two young boys was “pretty easy” here, says interior... into the room was the bigger issue. “This is a subdivision home that didn’t have much... open-plan living/dining room)--it's out of scale with the room. It does create a focal... seeing this room. As one who not fond of cleaning - those logs strike as dust collectors..."
8 Ingredients of the Perfect Football Party Room
Make game day even better with space for re-enactments, fist bumps and plenty of food. Get our tips and browse hundreds of media room photos
"for our living room. Although we don't have a dedicated "game room" I am happy to... basement/game room... your ideas will help me understand my hubby's vision! We're getting... media room designsMore: Over-the-top Media Rooms for Football Season... large, the room will have the feel of one of those 75-percent empty stadiums, where the... having a room that’s easy to clean. (See point number 8.) 3. A great television or two..."
Room of the Day: Balancing Rustic and Glam in North Carolina
He wanted rough hewn; she wanted more polished — and a kid and dogs needed considering. See how their family room came together beautifully
"for our living room. But I laughed out loud when I saw the geode on the table. A... family room. That intro pic is everything I want in a family room. Sophisticated rustic... of the room! Those pendant lights are stunners! This home is stunning, I live in... sophisticated room decor. The rooms are quite spacious with plenty of seating. I would also... this room actually screams sophistication to me. The textures and tufting definitely..."
How to Arrange Your Room for TV and People, Too
"who have rooms devoted exclusively to watching TV. Most of us don't live that way —... furniture in a room with a TV is among the greatest design interior challenges. I've always... — our rooms need to do double, triple or quadruple duty, and accommodating a big screen... manners of living is tricky. But positioning for a view is sometimes as easy as moving... Houzz-Live-Chat---Furniture-Arrangement-Basics @Bob R I love your living room. It..."
Where to Put the TV When the Wall Won't Work
"lofts, and rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows. In these cases, putting the TV against... of the room. Or it can mean you have big problems deciding whether to situate furniture... of the room? Well you can! There are just a few essential elements to doing this... laundry room to pop a DVD in the player. All of the equipment in the laundry room... in the living room and the master bedroom. ' I can't claim to totally understand all..."
Room of the Day: More Function for a Boston Condo
"Lively colors and a clever floor plan disguise asymmetry and make the most of a compact... 23-foot living room in his Beacon Hill condominium serves as a seating area, a dining... dining room and a library, yet doesn’t feel the least bit cramped. Circulation, McBournie... what the room tells you,” he says.... in my living room is a variation on an element from this room: Brown leather couch... dining room. In this room it is done so well. I really love the Beacon Hill area in..."
Readers' Choice: Best Living Rooms of 2011
Get ideas for your own great gathering room from the most popular living rooms added to Houzz this year
"gathering room from the most popular living rooms added to Houzz this year... popular living rooms added to the site in 2011. Which fabulous living room do you want... their main living spaces. Great rooms were huge this year — every room in the house has... multipurpose. Living rooms also played with different seating areas, and multiple layers... and any room that contrasted bold and neutral color palettes. Take a look at the..."
Designer's Touch: Living Rooms
These design ideas from a professional will help make your living room the liveliest room in the home
"make your living room the liveliest room in the home... your living room running out of life? Since this room is usually the largest space... your living room using the ones below as inspiration.... their living room? For a focal point? hahahaha... Check out outdoor are... that room is NO JOKE! I sooo love it! Andy, I am so glad you liked. There is nothing... Elevate your living room to royalty status by easily applying decorative crown molding to..."
19 Double-Duty Living Rooms
"Front Room For How You Really Want to Live... use her living room other than as a front room that houses a formal sofa, chair and... used. The living room has traditionally functioned as a parlor to entertain in a more... still have living room spaces, we don't entertain in them the same way, if at all. As... purposeful rooms. Here are a few ideas that would give me new reason to hang out in my... dining room, formal living room or a bedroom that their (now grown) child used to..."
Living Room Meets Dining Room: The New Way to Eat In
Banquette seating, folding tables and clever seating options can create a comfortable dining room right in your main living space
"dining room right in your main living space... in your living room. With a few tricks, like adding banquette seating, folding tables... dining room is usually the first thing to go when shrinking a space plan down to the... make your living space perform double duty for movie nights and intimate dinners. Here’s... open plan living room/dining room combination. The room is too tight for both areas,... dining room next to the kitchen. We turned it into a living/dining room with table..."
Room of the Day: A San Francisco Living Room Enjoys the View
A reconfigured entry, expansive windows and modern furnishings create an inviting living room with stunning vistas
"inviting living room with stunning vistas... of the living room, meaning that if you wanted to enjoy the jaw-dropping view, you... love to live there! 2 things... THAT view and THOSE chairs (they look like they're... could so live here in peace. Thanks. This is a beautifully designed home. The layout... well lived in home that one would not want to leave. Thanks, for the opportunity... into the living room and adjacent kitchen came from the sliding glass door at the end..."