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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

 

 

 

 

 

 

20 Trendy Ceiling Design Ideas

 

San Antonio Design RemodelingThe ceiling is usually not given enough importance but this is starting to change lately. Not so long ago everyone had plain white ceilings. It was fine but it wasn’t really fair that the walls were the only ones people were interested in making look beautiful. The ceiling deserves that too. So what can you do to make it stand out? Well, there are several possibilities. 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

 

 

 

 

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

 

San Antonio Design Remodeling

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