If another room houses your eating furniture, design with the complete space in mind. This living area and eating zone talk about the same overall decorating design. Stripped and coated floor and whitewashed wall space produce a coherent, easy-on-the-eye feel. Matching eating and coffee dining tables keep things co-ordinated between the areas, while a rug demarcates the living area; the spherical form of the tabletop the eating area.
Use a home window to add interest. The view of the well stocked garden, open countryside or cityscape can be all that's required to include interest and beauty to small dining area. If you're lucky enough to truly have a picture home window, reserve an area right next to it for your table it will work wonders. Here, the clean-lined modern-day furniture and pared-back artwork don't fight with the view, making for a lovely, peaceful space.
The good news is that statement light is hot this year. If you want to update your dining room without spending a lot of money, changing a light fixture with something new could be just what's needed. However, putting in on overhead light fixture on your own is not advised. Unless you have a track record in electric work, you will be putting yourself and your home in harm's way. In most cases, leave electrical projects to the professionals. The average cost to set up a light fixture is $418, with most homeowners spending between $176 and $375.
If you value the look of the solid wood you've chosen for your cabinets and want to show it off, staining might be a great option. Stain was created to enhance the natural look of the real wood. Stains range from one sturdy color that hide many defects of the real wood to transparent staining that show the majority of its natural splendor. If you're completely swapping your cabinets or just desire a refresh on your current cabinets, stain is a great option that is sure to match any style.
With sustainability efforts at the forefront of homeowners' intellects, it's no wonder more and more people are turning to DIY options for d?cor items and repurposing old for new. Little or nothing creates conversation that can compare with something you made yourself!