Category Archives: Livingroom

Still Think You Don’t Need a Formal Living Room?

The formal living room has become an endangered species.  Freshome reached out to experts around the country, and the responses were the same. “There was a time when everyone wanted three bedrooms, two baths, formal living and dining, and a basement den – but those days are over,” says Angela Williams, a Birmingham, AL-based realtor at Extreme Agent […]

How to arrange living room furniture – experts reveal the 5 key steps

Whether you want a living room for lounging, somewhere to entertain– or both – there are a few basic principles to get right when it comes to how to arrange living room furniture. You might feel your space needs a bit of a redesign, or have plans to invest in new furniture or storage. Or […]

Six plush living rooms that are made for lounging

Stretch out and enjoy the view from these epic spaces With our hectic modern lifestyles, all of us need a space to chillax and there’s only one place inside a house that really hits the spot. Kitchen-diners are great for socialising and catching up with the family on the day’s events and bathrooms and bedrooms […]

How to make a small living room look bigger – tips and tricks to stretch your space

Start by taking a long, hard look at your living room and working out what bits of it work well and what bits don’t work quite so well. Re-assessing the space, getting rid of items that aren’t earning their spot and then re-working the layout, can do wonders in a small living room. And, of […]

Area Rug Ideas for Dark Floors

With dark floors come great responsibility. Here, we show you how to get the look with area rugs – without going too dark.Choosing black, charcoal, dark brown, dark green, dark purple, dark blue – you get the idea – for an area rug can be scary, especially if it’s a large area rug you want […]

Using an Ottoman as a Coffee Table

Ottomans offer an alternative to the traditional coffee table. Instead of a hard table, you’ll have a plush piece of furniture in the center of the room. If your furniture set comes with an ottoman, you’ll have a matching table that serves as the centerpiece for your seating. An ottoman could also complement your furniture […]

Living room blind ideas – 6 super stylish ways to dress your windows

Choosing between Romans, Venetians and rollers, a new blind can be made in a vast array of patterns and plains, making the options virtually limitless. Blinds have the ability to transform your living room windows, offering you the very best in privacy while letting in as much light as possible. What’s going on at your […]

Budget living room ideas – 10 ways to update living space without splashing the cash

Looking for super stylish living room ideas on a budget? Living rooms are the hub of the home, where we relax, watch TV, spend time with family, occasionally eat, drink and generally spend most of our time at home. But if you are looking for a revamp and don’t have a lot of money, where […]

10 SMART SOLUTIONS TO INSTANTLY ORGANISE YOUR LIVING ROOM

Today, the living room has become a versatile space in every home. For the past few years, most of us have had to work from our homes. With the entire family sharing these shared spaces, its design and utility need more emphasis and thought. Besides that, with the variety of furniture, materials, fabrics, accessories and […]

Living room blind ideas – 5 super stylish ways to dress your windows

Choosing between Romans, Venetians and rollers, a new blind can be made in a vast array of patterns and plains, making the options virtually limitless. Blinds have the ability to transform your living room windows, offering you the very best in privacy while letting in as much light as possible. What’s going on at your […]