Apartment Decorating Ideas Round-Up

Apartment Decorating Ideas Round-Up

Decorating an apartment often comes with it’s own set of issues. This can include plain walls that can’t be painted, flooring that is less than stellar, and limited square footage, just to name a few. Over the last few years, I’ve shared lots of tips on apartment decorating ideas that offer solutions for these decorating […]

Apartment Decorating: 10 Easy Ways to Add Style

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Living in a small space can pose many decorating challenges. It’s even more so in an apartment or rental when your lease agreement limits your options. You can still make yourself at home by adding your own special touches. Here are 10 apartment decorating ideas to inspire you. And they are all landlord friendly! Apartment Decorating 1 Moving […]

Home Office Ideas: Conceal it in an Armoire

Home Office Ideas: Conceal it in an Armoire | Decorating Files | decoratingfiles.com

Ask The Decorating Files. Several readers have written in asking what can be done when lack of space forces you to put a home office in the bedroom or one of the main living areas. When living in a small space, you don’t always have the luxury of a separate office space. However, you still […]

Daybeds: 10 Delightful and Dreamy Decorating Ideas

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Daybeds are one of the most versatile and functional pieces of furniture you can own. They serve as both extra seating and a spare bed when needed. If you don’t have room for a dedicated guest room but want to have something more comfortable than a sofa to offer guests, then a daybed could be the […]

Small Space Storage Ideas: 7 Simple Solutions

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Finding storage opportunities in small spaces can sometimes seem tricky. It’s not really the size of the space that makes a difference, though. It’s how you use the it. Today I have seven more small space storage ideas that will help you to make the most of the space you have and keep you organized. […]

7 Creative Apartment Decorating Ideas

Apartment Decorating Ideas: If your apartment lacks an actual entryway, create your own with a bookcase. Take out the top shelves and install hooks for coats. Add extra hooks on the sides. Place baskets or bins in the bottom for storage. Dress it up by adding wallpaper to the back or painting it.

Looking for some creative and fun apartment decorating ideas? Decorating a small space can sometimes be a challenge. It can be even more so when you have a landlord or lease that limits your options. I’ve shared some decorating ideas for renters and tips on how to add color when you rent. Today, I have […]

Small Space Decorating: 7 Tips to Help Small Rooms Live Larger

Small Space Decorating: Mirrors are a great way to visually expand a space and add light.

Small space decorating offers its own challenges. These tips will help those space-challenged rooms feel and live larger without knocking down any walls.  Larger doesn’t mean better. Sometimes large rooms can feel overwhelming. Small rooms can be fabulous. They’re cozy, intimate and are very inviting when decorated properly. Not too long ago, I shared 7 Ideas […]

Small Space Storage: 15 Creative & Fun Ideas

Small Space Storage Ideas: Transform an armoire into a pantry, linen closet or craft storage. It's a great way to increase storage in any small space.

Small Space Storage Ideas. In smaller spaces, storage is at a premium. One of my first apartments was a studio. Just about every piece of furniture I had in there did double duty. My couch opened up into a bed. My dresser was also a TV stand. I found a cool buffet cabinet on wheels […]

10 Decorating Ideas for Renters

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Decorate your rental space with landlord-friendly ideas! Often when renting an apartment or house you are limited to what you can change in it. But that doesn’t mean it can’t still be stylish. There are lots of ways you can decorate an apartment or other leased space without having to paint the walls or tear out […]

7 Ideas for Decorating a Small Space

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Decorating a small space has it’s own set of challenges. Today I have 7 ideas to help make the most of your space even if it’s not that large. Through the use of color, the right accessories, proper furniture placement and a few other decorating tricks, you can turn your small space into a fabulous […]