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Need Inspiration for our new living room

EJ N37February 5, 2013
Hello creative minds! We are so excited in moving to our new house and we are in the decorating phase. We have this lovely living room settled on a wooden floor with a nice chimney & dimensions of 19x15. We'd appreciate to give us some of your time and inspire us with creative ideas and advices on how to transform it into a great room!
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EJ N37
It is a good idea to place the TV like it is now or move it above the chimney?
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 12:28PM
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Mary Dancey Interiors
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 12:33PM
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EJ N37
Hello Mary, yes it is with a gas starter..
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 12:35PM
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Mary Dancey Interiors
Hi Joy, a wood burning fireplace will generate too much heat to put the TV above, you'll ruin your TV.
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EJ N37
That's a good point, thank you so much! Mary, what do you think of the room? It's big 19x15 and I'm lost in which style should I go with to make it alive. We love colors, so we want something special modern yet classy. Do you have any thoughts?
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 12:47PM
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Mary Dancey Interiors
Are you planning on replacing the furniture that is in the room Joy?
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 12:59PM
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EJ N37
Yes Mary, it's the furniture of the previous owners. We basically have an empty living room.
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 1:00PM
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Mary Dancey Interiors
Then the room is your oyster :) Start a wish list of colours, fabrics and furniture selections you are attracted too. You can do that on Houzz with saving images you like to your 'ideabooks', determine how you want to live in the room, what the function/s will be and then ask for more help here or if you need more help hire a decorator local to your community for expert advice. And, remember, it's suppose to be fun.
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 1:11PM
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EJ N37
Great! That's a great list to start with. I will definitely do that and get back to you Mary. Thank you :)
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 1:16PM
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Mary Dancey Interiors
My pleasure Joy. :)
    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 1:25PM
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