Typically a living room is a more formal sitting area where the adults hang out.  Maybe that’s what also makes it one of the more forgotten rooms in the home.  Since we’re typically running around with the kids, it’s easy to overlook your living room.  However, you owe it to yourself – and your home – let that room shine.  Is your living room in need of a little extra love?  Click “Next” to read some tips that’ll help you redesign that space.

1.  Evaluate the Space

Before you start redesigning your living room, it’s a good idea to take a good, hard look at the space.  Identify what you like about the current design, layout, and color scheme, and what you think could be improved.  Is there enough lighting?  Is the furniture laid out in a way that facilitates conversation?  Is there a clear focal point?  Spending some time thinking about your living room’s existing design – and why you’d like to change it – is an important first step in the redesign process as it’ll help to ensure that you really get the most out of that space. Evaluate the space