Ceiling blinds shade this small back porch illuminated by the natural light from the windows. A black wood floor provides a pleasing contrast to the bright white walls of the enclosure. Mounted planters create a green wall adding life and decoration to the small space.
Bamboo blinds, textured wallpaper and a wood board bed frame create a stylish coastal setting in this master bedroom. Open floor space keeps the room feeling open and inviting. Seashell decorations add the perfect finish for a seaside feel.
Bamboo blinds and beige floor-length curtains all for total natural light control in this cozy living room. A soft blue sofa compliments the light tones of the room design and matches the blue stripes on the wood framed arm chairs. The furniture faces a gold framed coffee table over a large floral area rug. A thick fireplace surround is fitting to the grounded, traditional style of the room.
Add inexpensive blinds, roller shades or ready-made draperies to any windows that aren't covered. A guest in your home is on vacation and will appreciate a dark room for sleeping in. If late nights are part of your plans, consider purchasing blackout drapes, which will more efficiently block out early morning sunlight.
White penny round tile grounds this contemporary bathroom. A clean, white double vanity pairs with white countertops and sleek gold hardware and faucets. The woven window blinds add a natural element to the modern space.
From the cozy window seat of this farmhouse, one can glimpse one of the farm's original eighteenth century buildings. The pattern of the bench cushion compliments the matching pattern of the window blind and wallpaper.
A pair of twin beds made with white and pink linens and gold bedskirts share a bedroom that has hardwood flooring and large windows covered with window blinds and rose draperies. A comfy polka dot chair is seated by a sage end table perfect for tea parties and story.
The open floor plan kitchen and dining room is a welcoming, family-friendly space. Clean white countertops and cabinets combine with light wood hardwoods and a sleek dining table surrounded by brown leather chairs. Woven window blind and wood accessories bring natural elements into the space.
Simplicity is a design key in this lovely country bedroom. A neutral wall and ceiling color give the room a cozy atmosphere and make the cool blue of the door and window blinds pop beautifully. White bed linens on the iron bed frame are decorated with a quilt for an antique look.
The furnishings in this room all serve a multipurpose. The chenille sectional can be pulled out to make a queen sleeper bed. The checkerboard ottomans double as tables and extra seating as well as punctuate the room's rich color palette of mocha, pomegranate, cream and tan. The classic wood window blinds allow for privacy or dramatic lighting.
Beadboard wainscoting, capped with flexible chair rail, echoes the design of kitchen cabinetry. The wall treatment sections off the living area, furnished with a slipcovered sectional that offers cozy lounging space in a small footprint.
An open floor plan creates a kitchen, living area and breakfast nook that is perfect for enjoying the home as a family. A soft brown sectional provides extra seating for gathering and chatting off the kitchen.
Sheers soften the windows in this cozy seating area, which pairs classic wingback chairs with a metallic floral area rug. Black accents, from the tripod lamp to the chandelier and coffee table, bring a sophisticated touch to the room.
Contemporary furnishings create contrast when set in a historic home. Designer Shelley Cahan combined a simple, white canopy bed, crisp white trim and olive-toned accents in the bedroom of this 20th century home for a look that is both modern and timeless.