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Hello Allison,

Thanks for visiting the Design Bar for interior design advice! I understand your concern about the size of the bookcases.  Visually it would work better if you...

Hi Barbara!

I'd love to help you with these decisions, however the photo you uploaded did not come through properly so I am unable to see photos of your space to assist you. Could you try to request a follow up question and upload the photo(s) again? Make sure to let it load completely before ...

Hey Melissa!

Happy Monday, hope you had a nice and relaxing weekend. Thanks so much for reaching out to our Design Bar with your question. I would love to offer som...

Hi Carol!

My recomendation would to be close the top portion in and square it off. I would contact a contractor to complete this for you! This way it will be more squared and clean looking. Then all I would recommend from there would be to re tile accordingly to match with your ideal interior ...

Hey Lynnann!

Happy Monday, hope you had a nice and relaxing wekeend. Thanks so much for submitting this question to our Design Bar. 

Love that you are going to paint the walls a a neutral white shade-this is going to brigthen up the space so much! Since you are leaving the trim an...

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Hi Kim, choosing paint colors is a very common question at Decorist. I love that  you want to paint the fireplace brick to bring in more interest! Will the orange...

Hello Kabob,

Thanks for visiting the Design Bar for interior design advice!  I’m happy to share my recommendation for the finishing touches in your spaces.&nbs...

Hi Bridget!

I actually love how the curtains, sofa and wall paint are all in the same color family. This creates the perfect oportunity to add a contrasting rug und...

Hi Amy!

I really like your sofa! The clean lines of it are really nice and the coloring is timeless! It really depends how you plan to use the space. Do you plan to watch TV in the space, is it a reading room, would this be used as a sitting room to gather with company over cocktails, etc...

Free Interior Design Q&A - Decorist Design Bar

If you have an interior design question, let one of our 400+ interior designers give you personalized design advice, for free and within 24 hours! Just give us information on your interior design question, upload a photo of your space and we'll notify you when one of our designers has completed your answer. Each answer comes with details on different options and a personalized shopping list for you. Here are the main categories for the most common design questions:

Accessory Help

Need help picking accessories to give your room a new look? Our interior designers can help with pillows, tabletop or mantle decor, lighting and lamps, art, rugs, and more. Examples of Accessory Help questions include help on creating a gallery wall of art an pictures in your living room, finding new bed linen and lighting to update your bedroom, decorating a nursery with wallpaper, or giving your family room a new look by adding new pillows and a new rug in a fresh color.

Design Dilemma

If you need help with a tricky floor plan, decorating a tiny space, or ways to mix two different design styles, our interior designers can give you professional advice to find a design solution. Examples of Design Dilemma questions include help on creating different functional areas within an open concept floor plan, making a tiny bathroom feel larger, or finding ways to mix traditional furniture in a modern style space.

Paint Color

Our interior designers have decorated thousands of rooms between them and have worked with the whole spectrum of color. If you're trying to decide on a paint color for any room in your home, or to do a little DIY transformation of an item of furniture, our designers can help. Want the perfect shade of blue for your bedroom or a bold accent wall in yellow for your living room that won't look too glaring? Submit a Paint Color question and get your answer in 24 hours.

Finding Items

If you're having trouble finding that one item of furniture, our designers can provide you with options personalized for your space. Looking for the perfect sofa that will work in a traditional style room? Need a small-scale armchair to fit into a cozy corner? Our designers have access to special brands and are up to date with the latest design and decorating trends in the marketplace. The interior design who answers your design question can provide you with options that you might not have thought of, from brands you may not be as familiar with.

Choosing Art

Finding art is one of the most frequently submitted questions our interior designers get. Art can help transform a space and is one of the hardest things to find. Great art also doesn't have to be expensive and our interior designers are great at finding options at every decorating budget level. The most interesting and dynamic designs also mix art from different styles and our designers can help you put together different pieces of art in your room.

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