Like every thing else, rooms get old and need to be renewed. At some point of your life, you are faced with the bothersome necessity of remodeling your living room. Breathing new life into your old living room is not that hard. You just need systematic thinking and these great steps.
1- Get rid of every thing that clouds your judgment. It is not preferred to observe your old living room as it is when planning for a new look. You might end up with thinking that you cannot remove this piece because you have got it from a place you love, or that piece because it is a gift from your dear relative. So remove everything from the living room to be able to plan the new look right.
2- Sketch a plan for your new living room. Get a piece of paper and start drawing where your new furniture will be. Write everything you may think will be helpful like the colors and the style of the pieces you are getting.
3- Take measurements. Measuring the spaces where you will place your furniture is fundamental for you living room planning. Add 3 centimeters at least to the measurements so that you have enough space between the pieces.
4- Choose the type of flooring you want, or at least what covers your flooring. Depending on your living room style and theme, you have to choose suitable flooring. There are wooden floorings, ceramic tiles, stone tiles etc.
5- Do not forget the lighting. Changing the type of lighting works you have in your living room plays a major role in changing its looks. Try wall mounted lighting or floor lamps instead of ceiling mounted lighting for a new look.
6- Choose the furniture. Give it a lot of thinking since it is the most important step of remodeling. Browse internet and décor magazines until you find a design you like.
With these steps, earnest love and dedication for your living room, and some elbow grease, you will have a great new living room in no time.