Condo Living Room Decorated With Comfort in Mind
A lifeless living room is energized with a subdued color scheme and updated furnishings.
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Homeowner Michael Holmes hasn't had time to decorate his space since recently moving into his new condo. After a busy few months getting settled, he's ready to make his living room inviting and comfortable for himself and his two children who visit several days a week.
Kristan Cunningham and design coordinators Dave Sheinkopf and Spencer Anderson discuss the design issues at hand and determine what needs to happen in order to turn the lifeless living room into a masculine, contemporary space. Here's what they're up against: white walls, no defining style, an unsuitable furniture arrangement, unsightly electronics in full view and a lack of accessories and sufficient storage.
See how a dull beige space is transformed into a colorful, fun haven.
See how transitional style is used to incorporate both traditional and contemporary design elements.(4 photos)
See how designer Angelo Surmelis and his team tackle this combo-room challenge in just one day.(5 photos)