Liven Up Your Living Room


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A little refresh goes a long way in any room, but there’s definitely an art to a living room redesign. Follow these simple steps for a well-designed living room.

 

Beautiful living room interior with hardwood floors and fireplace in new luxury home.

Furniture

Determine the best furniture placement based on room traffic, taking into consideration fireplaces, TVs and outdoor views. Start with upholstered pieces like a sofa or sectional, followed by chairs, ottomans and benches.

 

Blue Suede Mid Century Modern Couch in Minimalist Apartment Setting

Rugs

Based on furniture and upholstery, select a rug to serve as a foundation for the space. Consider rug-to-room size ratios, and that upholstered items should sit on the front of the rug.

 

Table lamp next to comfy sofa in modern style living room

Tables

Now that seating and rugs are placed, it’s time for tables. Most rooms require end tables and a cocktail table, while a credenza is perfect for below the TV.

 

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Lighting

When tables are situated, good lighting comes into play. Choose the scale and style of lamps based on both natural and necessary light.

 

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Décor

Complete your room with art and décor. Add color and character with glassware, trays, books, candles and art of all forms.

Love This Listing: Flawless French Custom


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Situated on a corner lot amidst the bluffs of Winding Creek, this flawless French-style home in McKinney features exquisite details and unbelievable finishes. Interior amenities include hardwood flooring, designer lighting, high-end appliances, a downstairs guest suite, wine room with built-ins and a safe room. Enjoy relaxed entertaining on the second-floor balcony or take in the fabulous backyard from the outdoor living area, complete with a stone fireplace, flat-screen wiring, a sink and built-in grill. Watch the video to learn more about why we love this listing.

Need-to-Know Numbers:

1204 Trail Ridge Drive
• $1,289,000
• 5 bedrooms
• 5 baths, 3 half-baths
• 5,742 square feet