After: Slate Fireplace TilesSlate tiles (not yet set) define the fireplace and the noisy vertical blinds have been replaced with long fabric panels. A new, smaller sofa is more appropriate for the room's fresh look.
wall paint (paint matched to Ralph Lauren: light color: Flour Sack White WW23; brown: Oxford Brown TH39) (Sherwin-Williams)
Statesman sofa (Manorism)
laminate flooring (Chocolate Ripple K0764B) (The Laminate Store)
fireplace slate (G&L Marble)