Tag Archives: Living Room

The Barn Look: Creating a Rustic Feel in Your Contemporary Home

The power of the internet gives every access to many images and looks to what homebuilding is like throughout the country.  At Thomas Lumber, we are constantly looking around trying to find ways we can assist our customers.   One image I keep seeing on our Pinterest page and others is described as the “barn […]

New Strategies for Hiding the TV

Its easy to be discreet when you’ve got cabinets, panels and high-tech TV hiders like these Article by Becky Harris Featured on Houzz TV placement has become a lot more discreet since the days of the bulky set with rabbit ears. Nowadays people are hiding their flat-panel screens in walls, ceilings or consoles. And while […]

11 Terrific Paint Color Matches for Wood Details

Charmean Neithart Houzz Contributor. I love interior design and all things houses. What paint colors work best with stained wood trim? I generally select neutral colors when I am painting a room with natural wood details, whether cabinets or stain-grade trim. Greens, grays, whites and beiges are no-brainers. Warmer colors, like orange, brown, rust and […]

8 Coffered Ceilings That Defy Tradition

Appealing in unexpected ways, these coffered ceilings break from traditional style to suit contemporary and modern interiors Follow Lisa Frederick Fresh out of journalism school, I fell into decorating media and immediately… More » Coffers — dropped beams that crisscross a ceiling in a grid — are a hallmark of traditional interiors. Their appeal lies in […]

Create a Southern Living look with us……

Part of having a blog for our website is to help everyone who visits our spot on the web find ideas on creating a home they love the look of and be unique.  In order to do this I search high and low to find other blogs or articles talking about projects or decorating ideas […]