Decorate a Living Room
Take measurements and make a sketch of the room.
Determine your living room aesthetic.
Paint, paper, or panel the walls.
Start with the largest piece of furniture.
Add an area rug.
Select supporting furniture that provides storage.
Light the living room.
Decorate the walls.
Display handpicked accessories and plants.
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