New homeowners who want to create a personalized living space need no-nonsense advice on evaluating their tastes, personality and lifestyle. This guide to decorating from scratch walks readers through styles and colour schemes, outlining decorating options and choices for furnishings, flooring, lighting, windows and walls. Practical solutions will help first-time homeowners or renters deal with budget limitations, small spaces and pesky landlord restrictions. Starting Out with Style will inspire owners and tenants to create a pad with personality.Always start by painting a big (at least 3a#39; x 3a#39;) swatch of color on the wall and live with it for a few days. Dona#39;t try ... Ace Hardware (www.acehard- ware.com) also has a good paint estimator, as does Home Depot (www.homedepot.com). Coloranbsp;...
|Title||:||Starting Out with Style|
|Author||:||Gibbs Smith, Publisher|
|Publisher||:||Gibbs Smith Publishers - 2001|