Decorating for the First TimeBook - 2006
With its luminous photography, question-and-answer format, and detailed instructions for putting a personal stamp on every room, this guide--written by a media expert--is simply a must-have. Take it to the home improvement store when you re choosing materials or keep it handy as you re working on the nitty-gritty tasks required to turn decorating dreams into reality. Formulas for measuring windows, walls, floors, and other spaces will prove invaluable for those have never hung a drape, laid a carpet, or figured out whether that king-size bed will fit. Whether your first time decorating project is a small, rented apartment or a spacious home, you ll see how to do it right, do it on your desired budget, and do it beautifully. A Selection of the Homestyle Book Club. Eileen Cannon Paulin appears regularly on HGTV and the Discovery Channel, and is a frequent guest on It s Christopher Lowell! She is the former editor of Romantic Homes magazine, the former publisher of Victorian Homes magazine, and the author of The Serene Home (Sterling, 2003).
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub., 2006, c2004
Characteristics: 128 p. : col. ill