Category Archives: Living Room
Alternate title: six ways that marble contact paper is about to change your life (and your home decor game) forever.
We loved the look of built-in shelves, but we knew they weren’t an option in our living room. Instead, we took a DIY approach with floating shelves on either side of our fireplace.
Because drilling a bunch of holes in the ceiling isn’t terrifying at all, right?
We’re still several projects away from being ‘finished’ with our family room, but picking out a few key pieces of furniture helped this room move leaps and bounds towards becoming an ‘after.’
The Challenge: our downstairs has a great open layout, but a tiny living room. The Solution: finding the right sectional to maximize space, without scrimping on style.
Gallery walls are a quick way to add color and life to a space, with a side order of style.
Staining our dated hardwood floors was our home’s one-way ticket out of the 90s.
We learned the hard way that painting a door is the kinda thing you gotta do right the first time… (insert ‘you don’t get a second chance at a first impression’ metaphor here).
We were hesitant to obscure our beautiful glass windows and quaint neighborhood views with bulky window treatments. Luckily, curtains aren’t like the other girls.
Transforming our dated brick-and-brass fireplace into a fresh and versatile focal point was as simple as a fresh coat of paint in this almost idiot-proof DIY.