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Sunny Transitional Living & Family Room by Lauren Muse


San Antonio Design RemodelingLauren Muse combines these elements in this transitional living & family room: beige; beige area rug; beige coffee table; beige paint; beige pillows; beige sofa; beige walls; blue armchairs; blue pillows; blue table lamps; blue vases; built-in bookcase; french doors; traditional sofa; white vases. Read more






95 Living Room Decorating Ideas


Mix and match patterns, embrace bold colors, layer rugs, and so much more! Try these tips to create a pretty space to enjoy conversations with friends and family.


San Antonio Design RemodelingHang Art Casually


Scour thrift stores and estate sales for unique accessories. Here, brass tacks are used to hang unframed vintage art school portraits casually. Read more







Living Room Ceiling Ideas


Classic ceiling treatments for your living room remodel


San Antonio Design RemodelingUpdate a Barrel-Vaulted Ceiling


This living room features an updated barrel-vaulted ceiling treatment, one that complements the room’s modern streamlined style. Stained laminated beams soar above the space, offering a contrast with the cabinetry’s lighter tones. The gently bowed arches lend a protective, sheltered feeling to a room designed for informal gathering and relaxation. Read more







Living Room Lighting Ideas


Whether it’s for reading or relaxing, the right lighting helps us do all our living better. Add instant style and function to your living spaces with these ideas for accent lighting, chandeliers, sconces, and more.


San Antonio Design RemodelingCreate Layers of Light


Light layers should be placed to bounce illumination throughout a room and eliminate shadows from corners. In this living room, a burnished metal chandelier supplies overall light and visual interest. Twin sconces supply soft accent lighting and define the area around the fireplace and mirror. A scrolling floor lamp offers task lighting for the seating area. Read more





Before-and-After Inspiration: Remodeling Ideas From Rate My Space


Are you thinking of embarking on a home remodeling project? Get ideas and top tips from Rate My Space users, and see gorgeous pictures to get you inspired to start your own home remodel.


by Charity Curley Mathews


San Antonio Design RemodelingAll-Access

RMS user njhaus had more in mind for this modern kitchen remodel than fancy appliances. “The kitchen was designed with my husband in mind, who uses a wheelchair. We lowered the counters to make it easier for him to reach the cooktop. The lower counter at the island is table height so he can … Read more


10 Living Room Design Tips


Use these living room design ideas to make your living room a comfortable, inviting place to gather with family and friends.


San Antonio Design Remodeling1. Set the Mood with Color


The colors you choose for your living room will affect how guests feel in the space. Colors can energize or relax the space, depending on how intense they are and how warm or cool they are.


A serene scheme of soft blue and white makes this spacious living room feel calm, cool, and collected–a gracious setting for elegant gatherings. A light tan carpet underfoot warms the space and keeps the cool tones in balance. Read more






Living Rooms


Living Rooms


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Living rooms are typically designed and furnished to create an atmosphere of elegance or sophistication. Prominent formal styles include traditional, colonial and Victorian. Flooring and furnishings often emphasize symmetry and balance, using orderly geometric shapes and patterns. Examples are parquet floors, striped upholstery and diamond-patterned wood inlays. In most cases, floors should not introduce dramatic or wildly different patterns or colors. Read more







Rustic Cottage Living Room


Cozy furnishings were combined with country-inspired accents for a comfortable family room. The designer shares how it all came together.

By Chelsey Bowen


San Antonio Design RemodelingOn a budget of $18,000, designer Anisa Darnell completely transformed a dated living room into a cottage-inspired family space.


We caught up with the designer to find out how she conquered design challenges and achieved her goals for this project. Read more






Living Rooms with Open Floor Plans


Explore these beautiful open living room designs and learn tips for defining space with furnishings, architectural elements, and flooring.


San Antonio Design RemodelingWide Open Living Spaces


Comfort has no boundaries in modern living. Big, open, airy living spaces are ideal in an age where friends and family move freely between the couch and the kitchenRead more






Neutral, Contemporary Living Room


Designer J Allen uses a neutral color palette and sophisticated furnishings to create a minimalist living space.


by Chelsey Bowen


San Antonio Design RemodelerContemporary Minimalism


The condo originally featured four separate rooms, but designer J Allen removed walls to create one large open space that embraces the beautiful view of Washington D.C. Two separate yet intimate seating areas make the space perfect for entertaining. Read more