powered by
Discussions
Photos
Products
Ideabooks
Discussions
Professionals
Users
I need help decorating my living room.
Chris Simpson
December 16, 2012
I like family photos but don't have any other ideas.
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
mariopen
Hi, I kind of had the same situation and I found some color coordinated textiles did wonders. My floor was hardwood so I added some small rugs under the sofa, coffee table and the dining table. Hope this helps.
    Bookmark   December 16, 2012 at 3:23AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
charleee
I find that paint is also a great unifier. For instance, you could paint the legs of your table and chairs to make them interesting and more up to date. I'm guessing you like purple? You could add purple cushions to your chairs and purple throw pillows on your sofa.
    Bookmark   December 16, 2012 at 3:38AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Chris Simpson
No, I want to paint it a different color, maybe a washed out teal color. The couches and TV have to stay. The table will be replaced as soon as we have the money, the chairs are all wearing out after 50 years. The curtains could be replaced too.
    Bookmark   December 16, 2012 at 11:22AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Chris Simpson
We do have area rugs downstairs that we could use. Would an oriental rug look right on regular carpet?
    Bookmark   December 16, 2012 at 11:23AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
mariopen
I'd imagine so, they will be contrasting enough so they won't appear "layered". I think it would also help you to create a focal point for the room.
    Bookmark   December 16, 2012 at 11:28AM
Sign Up to comment
Related Discussions
i need help in decorating my living room
hii, i need advise in decorating my living room to...
decoholic86
Please need big help with my tiny and irregular living room
Hi everyone. I need big help decorating my living room/dinning...
Maria Agurto
I need help to decorate my living room
I need to decorate my living room that has all furnishers...
amavuba
Help with living room!!!
I need help decorating my living room. I have sort...
newdesign2012
Need help decorating my living room wall
I need help decorating my living room wall please....
vxm4020
More Discussions
Please help completing my great room
It is a very bare space at the moment as I have focused...
Stefanie
wooden log on fungus/ rotting
hi i'm design up a wooden log wall for my live kitchen...
ashu101
Updating master bath counter tops - color of granite
Should I choose counter tops in dark blackish granite,...
hancockb52
Need help with my bathroom!!
I have a vintage blue tile bathroom in my new home....
Tahani Batista
Are bullnose corners to way to go when building a new house?
I'm building a new house. Just looked at many new homes...
David White
The content on this page is provided by Houzz and is subject to the Houzz terms of use, copyright and privacy policy.
Copyright claims: contact the Houzz designated agent.