5 Style Tips For Decorating Your Dining Room

If you walk into your dining room and all you see is dull and boring, then maybe it's time to decorate it with more style. There are plenty of things that you can do to your dining room to liven up the room and make it more stylish and put together. Here are some great style tips for any home.

  1. Add an area rug to the dining room to pull together the colors of the room. The rug should be large enough to fit under the table and chairs even when the chairs are pulled out. Don't make the area rug too big though, as there should be some flooring showing between the area rug and the walls. Your best bet for measuring for an area rug is measure the length and width of the table and then add another four feet in all directions. If you really want a new style in your dining room, then you can pick a totally different area rug and redecorate your dining room off of that rug.
  2. Add a centerpiece to your dining table. A flower arrangement is a great way to add some color to the room. Decorative candles can bring some light into the room, while a glass bowl or vase with fruit adds more of an earthly touch to the room. Get creative with your centerpieces. Change them often depending on the season or just the mood that you are in.
  3. Buy a piece of artwork or a set of shelves to add some style to the room. Look around your dining area and see if you have nothing on the walls. You can look for one bigger piece of artwork or two or three pieces that you can hang on the walls that ties them all together. Your other option may be one or two shelves that you can hang on the wall and put pictures, candles or other décor items on for some decoration.
  4. Set the dining table to add some style to your dining room. When you set out a nice set of china along with placemats or an elegant tablecloth, you add a finished look to the room. It helps the room appear more inviting rather than cold and uninviting to guests. To change things up a bit, you can change your place settings on the table for the different seasons and holidays, and then you still have your main setting so you never grow tired of what the table looks like.
  5. A new light fixture is a sure way to add some new style to a room. Chandeliers look great above dining room tables and you can also add some more lighting into the room with tall standing lamps in the corners. Choose a chandelier that goes with the style of the room. You can adjust it to the perfect height to give you the right amount of light for the room.
These are just some of the several ways that you can add more style into your dining room. Be creative and think of what your ideal dining room would look like and then make it happen.
For almost 40 years Leon has been helping people with their interior decorating and home furnishing needs. His popular Los Angeles furniture store offers handcrafted American made dining furniture and solid oak Arts & Crafts dining tables that are crafted to the highest of standards and built to last for generations.


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