frontroom furnishings that can give the area a unique look that is set off from the rest of the house.
Go Light. One of the things that you want to do in a small room is to go light.
This means using light colors of paint on the walls and light colors
with the furnishings. You can use brighter colors when it comes to the
accents, such as pillows or rugs, but the overall theme should be in
lighter colors as these will make the space appear larger.
Use Mirrors. A mirror that is placed on a wall on the opposite side of a window can
reflect back and make the room look larger. A larger mirror is often
best as it can pick up the most light from the room, reflecting it back
to the rest of the room. Metallic decorations, such as a silver lamp,
can have the same effect in the room. They will reflect the light that
is present, which can give a sparkle to the space, giving depth to the
Bring in Floating Shelves. Floating shelves are an idea instead of using cabinets. You can display
your treasures on the shelves as well as books and other items so that
they aren't hidden behind cabinet doors. The floating shelves can easily
be moved anywhere in the room, and you can remove some of the tables
that seem to take up space in exchange for the floating shelves, giving
you more space for furniture that you might need.
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