Living Room Decor

Abstract lighting, colorful area rugs and modern leather furniture are all components of a contemporary living room. Decorating in the contemporary style for a living room is becoming more and more popular with interior designers. If you plan to transition to this style of decor, you should start with understanding the elements of contemporary home decor.

Pink and Gray Contemporary Living Room

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Pink and Gray Contemporary Living Room

The key to successfully pulling off the gray and pink color scheme is to choose hues that will create the ambiance that you are looking for, and this is exactly what can be seen in this living room. The lighter colors used in this color palette create an environment that is elegant, serene, and... »

Refacing a Fireplace

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Refacing a Fireplace

A worn and outdated fireplace can certainly put a damper on a chic modern living room.  Refacing a fireplace can result in a cleaner more modern look.  When a fireplace is refaced, the surround or heath are updated.  Usually, tiles of some sort are used to reface a fireplace. While this is a rather... »

Modern Coffee Tables with Storage

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Modern Coffee Tables with Storage

Modern coffe tables with storage are stylish and functional.  One of the biggest eye sores in a space is clutter.  While coffee tables are used to support sodas, remotes and magazine, it is easy to accumulate clutter.  Selecting a coffee table that offers storage is an excellent storage solution.  For instance, if you have... »

Stylish Living Room Storage with a Contemporary Curio Cabinet

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Stylish Living Room Storage with a Contemporary Curio Cabinet

Looking for a stylish storage option for your living room or dining room? Curio cabinets are a great storage solution perfect for storing and protecting your personal items. Family heirlooms such as china patterns, trophies and china dolls are examples of items usually stored in curio cabinets. Curio cabinets started as places to keep... »

Making a Sectional Sofa Work in Any Living Room

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Making a Sectional Sofa Work in Any Living Room

Most people shy away from sectional sofas because of their size.  Sectional sofas are usually large and take up a large amount of space.  This can definitely create a hardship for smaller living rooms.  There are ways to make a sectional sofa work in just about any size living room.  When shopping for a... »

A Living Room Without a Sofa?

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A Living Room Without a Sofa?

When shopping for living room furniture, one of the first items on the list is the living room sofa.  It is very rare to enter a living room that does not have a sofa.  Designers are experiencing some difficult placing sofas in newer homes.  Many of these homes are designed in a manner that... »

Shopping for Modern Living Room Furniture: The Living Room Chair

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Shopping for Modern Living Room Furniture: The Living Room Chair

Shopping for modern and contemporary living room furniture can be challenging in smaller cities and rural towns. While my home town is not exactly small, there are not many stores that offer contemporary and modern furniture. We have gathered a few of our favorite styles of modern living room chairs. If you live in... »

Adding Color to a Contemporary Living Rooms: Modern Chairs and Accent Pieces

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Adding Color to a Contemporary Living Rooms: Modern Chairs and Accent Pieces

Bold, colorful furniture is a great way to add style and personality to a modern or contemporary living room.  Contemporary home décor consists of simplistic elements and neutral colors.  A bright green leather chair would break up the neutral tones used in other aspects of the living room. »

Luxury Living Room: Stylish and Inviting

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Luxury Living Room: Stylish and Inviting

Just as there are luxury cars, there is also luxury living room furniture.  If you are one that appreciates the finer things in life, perhaps a luxury living room will resolve your search for living room decorating ideas. Luxury living room furniture is often unique and almost always ultra-stylish.  As the saying goes, you... »

Creating A Vintage Style Living Room

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Creating A Vintage Style Living Room

The best part of creating a vintage style living room is the options of style that you have. You can go for a general vintage style with some vintage furniture surrounded by a generally chic atmosphere, or you can choose from your favourite era dedicating the room to nostalgic décor and accessories that are... »