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How To Choose A Dining Table

How To Choose A Dining Table

Decorating Small Spaces, Interior Decoration, Kitchen Decoration
Choosing a dining room table has a lot to do with your personal style, your space available and your comfort level. First you really need to think about the space in your dining room or kitchen. Follow these easy concepts to help you find a great dining table. Space Available You don't want your table to look and feel cramped in your home. Before you go shopping measure the space (length and width) that you have available for a dining table. Keep in mind that dining chairs should be spaced about 6 inches apart to give enough elbow room for your guests. Also, there should be at least 36 inches between a chair and an object or wall. This allows room to move the chair out and enough walk way space. Also, it's a good idea to think about how many chairs you need such as 2, 4, 8 or 12. The...
Monochromatic Dining Room Tips

Monochromatic Dining Room Tips

Home Decoration
We hear 'color is king' all the time, but there's a lot to be said for a monochromatic palette. A dining room is a wonderful space to go neutral. Monochromatic is the use of only one color or variants of one color in a room. Typically these colors are light and airy and go with a modern or minimalist approach. A monochromoatic dining room is quite neutral but as a big wow factor to it! 1. Choose Lighter Colors: Tans With Gray Undertones, Yellows, Light Blues or Pinks. Tans with gray undertones go with almost any accent color you want to add: navy, aqua, red, yellow, lime green, coral. If the tan color has a slight gold hue it can end up looking a little old and dated — not fresh. You want a neutral that plays well with other colors! Keep in mind monochromatic means one color, so ...