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Decor Score: When to Float the Furniture

Q: I can't figure how to arrange the furniture in our living room. One wall is all glass, leading out to the deck. I can't put anything against the glass -- I don't want to be out on the deck looking at the back of the sofa, do I?

A: Your best ...

Decor Score: Ruling Out Rules in Decorating

Q: We have a lot of space in our new loft. A lot! What are the rules about arranging furniture? And what about colors? Everything we have is slick, modern, beige-ish (and boring).

A: Much as I hate to break it to you, there are no rules about ...