12 Easy Ways to Rock an Open Floor Plan Layout

The open floor plan layout featuring a large open space and plenty of light is high on the wish list for home buyers and renters. But the open floor plan layout isn’t easy to pull together. It may lack warmth, intimacy and privacy if improperly laid out. It also might seem daunting to figure out how to arrange furniture with no defined areas.

It’s easier than you think to layout an open floor plan in a way that is stylish and functional. The first step is to imagine which zone will be your living, office, dining kitchen and bedroom area. Once you have a general idea of your zones, check out these gorgeous open floor plan spaces for 12 ways to rock an open floor plan layout.

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How to Design a Room in 10 Easy Steps

Do you find yourself struggling to pull together a room in a way that is both functional and aesthetically pleasing?  

Do you think that interior design is all art and no science?  

If you answered yes to either or both of these questions, then this is the class for you!  In this course, you will learn that you can actually use an easy, systematic approach for creating beautiful and functional designs for the primary rooms  in your home, primarily focusing on family and living rooms, dining rooms, and bedrooms.  (Please note that this class does not cover kitchen or bath design).  This course is primarily lecture based, but does contain activities along the way to help you immediately apply what you’ve learned, as well as a quiz at the end. 

By the end of this beginner course, you will be able to completely design a room end-to-end using a simple

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20 Bonus Room Ideas (Easy, Simple and BRILLIANT design)

Bonus Room Ideas | When decorating a house you will think about the overall theme and how each room will be decorated. There is a room fit for a living room, smaller room for the kid’s bedroom and the larger room usually pose as the master bedroom. If there is a room without any purpose, it is time to think about having some bonus room ideas.

It is most likely the spare attic room, the down in the basement or that moderate empty space in the hallway. Bonus room ideas are often challenging due to its unexpected features. You will need to think it really smart way in order to define the space to fit well with the entire house.

Bonus Room Ideas

1. Bonus Room Above Garage

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A big or small garage attic can easily turn into a bonus room area for your

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Salt Dough Easter Eggs | Easy Easter DIYs

Easter is on its way and I am very much looking forward to it. I’m ready for the bright colors, the pastels, and anything with spring green. And I am helping it along with the bright tones of these Salt Dough Easter Egg Ornaments.

EASY DIY SALT DOUGH EASTER EGGS

DIY Salt Dough Easter Eggs featured by popular lifestyle blogger, Design Mom

Salt dough lends itself to all sorts of shape making. Once baked to thoroughly dry, the dough is hard and can last for years. The dough is also paintable which makes it all the more fun.

DIY Salt Dough Easter Eggs featured by popular lifestyle blogger, Design Mom

I love the tradition of an Easter Tree — a branch on which to hang eggs, bunnies and colorful bits. Part of this batch of Salt Dough Easter Eggs will hang on our tree but I hope to hang some outside too. You see, if a spray paint or clear spray paint sealer is used, these ornaments can hung outside and inside alike.

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Easy Accent Wall Ideas for Your Living Room – Wall Designs Blog: Murals, Graphics, Decals, Stickers

What you put on your living room wall can make or break the whole ambiance of the room and set the tone for the rest of your home’s decorations. If you find the right fit for your family’s needs and tastes, you’ll find that you might start spending more time at home than not. Knowing how to design a living room wall can be a highly productive skill for you to learn so that you can make your home a true oasis or fun spot for guests and family to enjoy. If you’re looking for the best way on how to design living room walls, check out our top tips below.

Get the Logistics

This might be the first step for any home project, not just wall designs for living rooms. You’ll need to first check with any landlords or rental agreements if you don’t own your home about what

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Easy Home Bar Plans – Printable PDF Home Bar Designs

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It’s EASY to Arrange Furniture in a Square Living Room, some Ideas that will Inspire You

Arranging furniture in a 16x16 foot square Living Room

Arranging furniture in a 16×16 foot square Living Room

The topic of arranging furniture has been a subject a lot of my readers have been interested in. Recently someone inquired about arranging furniture in a square living room. Their inquiry brought about this post, I hope you find it inspiring.

When I first started thinking about a square living room, I had to come up with a room size. I thought a 16×16 foot room did not seem too out of the ordinary, and a person with a 16×18 foot living room, or longer could take my ideas and modify them to fit their space.

To see what a 16×16 foot space looked like, I took four pieces of computer printer paper and taped them together to form a 16×16 inch square (one square inch equals one square foot). After that I marked off one inch intervals, horizontally and vertically

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Drapery Styles

 

CHOOSE FROM 5 DRAPERY DESIGN STYLES …

 

INVERTED FRENCH PLEAT Sleek + Modern

Overall width PER PAIR approximately 46″

A sophisticated yet casual drapery heading.

  • 3 Finger Inverted French Pleat
  • Pleat is tacked at the top
  • Fabric is pattern matched
  • 4″ Double Bottom Hem
  • 4″ Double Top with Crinoline
  • Finished Width per pair 46″ including returns
  • Drapery Pins are set to install on rings

PINCH PLEAT Tried + True

Overall width PER PAIR approximately 46″

A tried and true design style but our take is updated with a 2 finger pleat tacked at the bottom

  • Fabric is pattern matched
  • 4″ Double Bottom Hem
  • 4″ Double Top with Crinoline
  • Finished Width per pair 46″ including returns
  • Drapery Pins are set to install on rings

GROMMET TOP Clean Line + Easy Install

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30 Cheap and Easy Home Decor Hacks Are Borderline Genius

DIY home décor is always popular here. The simple and easy decorating projects will not cost you a lot, but a little creativity can make your home refreshing and interesting. We gathered this smart collection of home decor ideas for you, they are borderline genius! Try this one: have you ever thought that tape, origami or toilet paper roll could turn an empty wall into a gorgeous one? I know it’s unbelievable, but you have to try these hacks. There is no more better way than it to enhance your interior. Some of them might be complicated and spend some, but if you want something really meaningful, not to mention cheap and easy to build, and can complete in one day, you should do it. Have fun!


1. DIY pompon rug

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2. Holiday Door Mat D.I.Y.

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3. Picture frames out of washi tape

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4. Easy Anthropologie Confetti

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Online Interior Design Services – Easy, Affordable & Personalized Design For Your Home

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Our online interior design process is designed to help you maximize your decorating budget. With one flat fee you won’t get any surprise costs and our transparent pricing on your final project allows you to see exactly how much each item costs before you make the final decision on what to buy.

Traditional interior design is usually based on hourly rates and can get costly. Decorist is a flat-fee for the entire design project, with no limitations on time or communication with your designer. With our online interior design platform, the project is on your schedule, at your convenience, any time of day.

Customers love the Decorist online interior design experience because it saves them both time and money. All our designers are experienced in helping customers maximize the impact of their interior design budget, and can make recommendations on what to splurge and save on. Decorist is

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