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Tips for Creating a Stylish Great Room

Fri, 20 Jul 2012 by Polycorp

The Great Room is meant for socializing, relaxing and family gatherings.  It can be comfortable and chic all at the same time.  But don’t worry, there’s no need to spend a lot of money or even seek out an interior decorator to create a Halifax NS new homes stylish Great Room.  Check out these tips from Polycorp.

Turn your Great Room into an all-white affair.  White furniture, white walls and accessories create a modern and chic look and looks fabulous with hardwood floors.  If you want a hint of colour, add a coloured vase filled with flowers to your coffee table.

A subtle way to create a stylish Great Room is by making the fireplace the focal point of the room.  Vintage items, ornaments or vases on your Ravenscraig mantel can make it stand out and add vitality.  A funky area rug in front of it will complete the look.

Built-in bookcases, perhaps on either side of the fireplace, will give your Great Room a cozy, lived-in look.  A large upholstered coffee table could add to the comfortable mood.

Create an accent wall by painting one wall in your Great Room a different colour.

Hang up a large modern painting. You can complement your Halifax NS new homes Great Room by adding a trendy chandelier to your Dining Room.

If your Great Room is large, arrange two or three smaller sitting areas, each with a different purpose, which makes for cozier space with better functionality. 

Colourful accessories are sure to brighten up your Great Room.  Why not choose a couple of your favourite colours and build you room around them?  Rugs, art, throw pillows and lampshades are sure to give that necessary pop of colour, creating a chic look in your Halifax NS new homes Great Room.

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