By Wilhemina Wilhite. interior. Published at Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 - 20:52:58 PM.
Paint your moldingPlain white molding is to builder-grade homes as tile is to grout: you can't have one without the other. Some homeowners love the clean. bright look. but white molding can seem quite sterile. For a completely personalized look. consider painting your molding to add depth to your woodwork. Black molding creates a modern contrast. while a light brown makes for a more peaceful room.
A good place to start: group accent pieces in threes. Try three colored glass bottles on your entryway table. or use only three pillows on your living room sofa.Once you're done rearranging what you have on hand. take a step back. and use your sense of perception to suss out how the room feels. Make tweaks as you go: add or take away items as necessary. until you feel you've struck an ideal balance.Update windows with elegant drapery
To solve this problem. layering your furniture and décor creates comfort and luxury to a room without added chaos.Your polished hardwood floors can easily be dressed up with a stylish area rug. Layer sofas and chairs with opulent throw pillows. Top off your dining room table with elegant runners to tie the room together.
Add feature lighting Builder-grade homes often rely on plain. recessed lighting to get a brighter look in kitchens and living rooms. Sure. they're effective. but recessed lighting won't do much for adding character to your home. Since you're more or less “stuck” with the lighting plan (no DIY electrical renovations. please!).