Does a chair rail make a room look smaller?

Answer On One Hand: Dividing an Expanse Minimizes ItAny time you divide an expanse into different sections, whether it's a room or a wall, you have the potential to make it look smaller. Breaking up a spa... Read More »

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How do I paint a dining room chair rail?

Prepare the Chair Rail for PaintingFill all nail holes, and make any surface repairs needed to the chair rail and sand them smooth. De-gloss any shiny surfaces by sanding lightly with fine-grit san... Read More »

Is it acceptable to use a Chinese Chippendale dining room chair as an accent chair in one's living room?

Absolutely! Your choice of accents make a space personal, so if you love the chair, make it a real feature. If it has upholstery, make sure it is an interesting design that supports and enhances th... Read More »

How do you make your large room appear smaller?

Does White Trim Make a Room Look Smaller?

Decorating a small space is one of the most challenging aspects of interior design. If the correct colors and proportions are not applied, the finished space is likely to feel both cramped and clut... Read More »