25+ Best Small Living Room Decor and Design Ideas for 2020

It’s possible to adapt the newest living room trends to a small space. Having a smaller living room doesn’t mean that everything you own has to be crammed into a tiny room. These living rooms maximize space by keeping extra clutter out of sight.

25+ Novel Small Living Room Design and Decor Ideas that Aren’t Cramped

Small Living Room Decor Ideas

One popular strategy to make the room feel bigger is to decorate the room in shades of white and beige with an interesting rug. Some of these living rooms have geometric rugs while others have soft, fluffy shag carpet. A mix of patterns and textures keeps small living rooms from being boring.

Another way to make a room look larger is to hang the curtains up near the ceiling. This gives the room a sense of light and airiness. The window itself creates a feeling of space in the room and brings the outside

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53 Best Living Room Ideas

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Whether it’s a complete overhaul or a quick refresh, spice up the family’s favorite room with these pro tips.

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Colorful Light Fixture

Update an unattractive, outdated light fixture with a few coats of paint, round bulbs and pom-pom fringe for a whimsical touch. Strong colors overhead pull together the room’s eclectic vibe.

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Streamlined Shelves

Refresh your storage by taking the jackets off old books (load up at yard sales) to expose the stitching or covering your collection with coordinating papers.

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Tilted Mirror

For a laid-back look on your mantel, rest a sturdy style against the wall – no hammering required.

SHOP MIRRORS

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Lush Leaves

Fill any underused nook or corner with a big, ol’ houseplant and it can instantly become the personality-packed focal point of the room. Tuck the pot in a

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Farmhouse Living and Family Room Design Tips That You Can Try Today!

Refresher on Farmhouse Design

Your family room or living room (both if you’re lucky!) are two central gathering places of your home. It’s important for these kinds of rooms to look and feel the part. You want the family room to have an impact on someone before they even walk in.

Before we begin, check out our article on ‘What is farmhouse design?’ for a quick refresher.

We will tell you about it briefly now, but if you want the meat and potatoes, Midwestern-style, head on over! Or, if you’d like some design inspiration, check out our Pinterest board for family room ideas!

The best design for rooms evoke a certain feeling (excited, somber, calm, etc.) just by looking at or being in them. Farmhouse design relies heavily on color scheme and textures, which are abundant in family rooms. Adding to what you already have could be an easy solution!

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38 Elegant living rooms that are brilliantly designed

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Elegant living rooms share a common element that is visually pleasing, they showcase a neutral color scheme that is luxurious yet extremely inviting. Living rooms are a place to relax, enjoy great conversation and delight in the comforts of home. With a palette of soothing neutrals and an abundance of textures, these spaces radiate a timeless elegance. Adding elegance to your space does not necessarily mean that you have to spend a lot of money to do so. There are simple ways to infuse elegance into your living room, from adding pillows and a fresh coat of paint to window treatments and hardwood floors.

Some ideas to try: crown molding, paint, pillows, window treatments, hardware finishes (drawer pulls and knobs), light fixtures, hardwood flooring (add an area rug for comfort, texture and visual appeal), accessories, furnishings — and most important, declutter! With these suggestions in mind, you can re-create your

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35 Light And Stylish Scandinavian Living Room Designs

It’s very easy to recognize a Scandinavian interior design. But there isn’t just one Scandinavian style but several and they all have certain elements in common. For example, all Scandinavian interiors have wooden floors, most often light and they can be seen in all the rooms apart from the bathroom.

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The color palette in Scandinavian decors is very light and simple and it usually includes shades of gray and blue as well as a lot of white. Sometimes bold touches of color can be seen here and there.

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Gray is often used in Scandinavian design because of its simplicity
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White is usually the main color and it’s often paired with black and natural wood
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The wood floors are practically the same in all the rooms
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Sometimes a little pop of color can cheer up the
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29 Open Kitchen Designs with Living Room

In this gallery you’ll find beautiful open kitchen designs with living room including ideas for paint, finishes and decor.Contemporary kitchen with open concept to living room and waterfall travertine counter island

Homes & apartments with open plan design continues to be popular, especially among new developments. Such layout is favored because it helps save space and gives a lighter feel to the space. Open plan layouts are often applied on common areas, such as the living room, dining room & kitchen for residential properties.

People usually have different reasons for favoring open layouts. The living room & the kitchen are not often placed adjacent to each other, as the dining area is usually the one placed adjacent to the kitchen. Placing it right by the living area does have it’s advantages though, most especially if you love multitasking & entertaining your guests.

An open plan living room allows you to see what is happening in the living area while preparing food (or

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How to Decorate a Living Room That Has Cathedral Ceilings | Home Guides

Vaulted ceilings create a dramatic look.

Vaulted ceilings create a dramatic look.

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Vaulted or cathedral ceilings in a living room can create a dramatic and spacious look. It can be a challenge, however, to match furniture, accessories, lighting and decor to such a space in a way that allows you to emphasize your high ceilings. Consider everything from your color scheme to the size of your furniture in making decorating choices that will help you make the most of this unique design feature.

Color

Use wall color to enhance or detract from the nature of your cathedral ceilings. You can open up the space and make the ceilings look taller by painting your walls a dark color and the ceiling a lighter contrasting color. You can also reverse the technique to create a more intimate living room environment by painting your ceiling a dark color and the walls a lighter hue.

Furniture

Use overstuffed,

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Two Perfect Layout Ideas For A Narrow Living Room

In our Layout Guides series you’ll find layout ideas and solutions for rooms of all shapes and sizes. This week we take on the challenge of designing a narrow living room to work for lounging and entertaining.

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Narrow Living Room Layout Ideas

The Space:  A 12’ x 24’ narrow living room that gets lots of light and is the main spot for relaxing and entertaining.

The Challenge:  Maximizing the small and narrow space to accommodate a comfortable sofa for lounging and watching TV. There also needs to be a dining area for entertaining, but the two spaces should feel distinct from each other.

Idea #1: The Laid-Back Lounge Layoutnarrow living room

Layout idea #1 puts emphasis on a comfortable main living area with lots of small-space seating. The layout creates a lounge-y vibe inside the narrow living room and encourages conversation as well as TV watching. The design features lots of versatile

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53 Formal and Casual Living Rooms

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How do you use your living room space?  Depending on the size of the home and the number of rooms, a living room can have two different purposes.  In larger homes where there are two “living” room spaces, one is often considered the family room and the other, the living room.  In homes such as this, the living room is the more formal of the two.  It is often located toward the front of the home and is used to host family and friends in a more formal setting.  In smaller homes the living room is akin to the family room.  It is an informal space where TV is watched, homework is completed and games are played.

Due to the varying functions of a living room space, there are many things to consider when choosing furniture and decor.  In an informal living room it isn’t necessary to maintain the level

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Outstanding ventless fireplace design ideas in modern living rooms

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We will show you awesome ventless fireplace design ideas which are the perfect choice for any modern interior. If you haven not heard of these fireplaces – it is a design which does not have a flue or chimney. They can be freestanding or wall mounted, linear fireplaces or double sided but always add a tremendous charm to the living room.

 

Ventless fireplace design ideas – how to choose the right one?

 

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When choosing your fireplace you need to decide what type of fuel you are going to use – gas, propane, electricity or gel canisters. Many of the exclusive ventless fireplace design ideas are fueled by gas or propane. The have the advantage that offer a great deal of flexibility and can be positioned anywhere as long as a supply line can be installed. They exhaust a very low level of combustion gases into the room and do not

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