Have an empty wall? Cover it will slim mirrors, they are cheap and easy to hang. This will have all your guests talking, plus it really adds a lot to your room. These mirrors can be purchased at Target or Wal-Mart.
A new take on the Sunken Living Area. While open to the Kitchen area, the drop in elevation gives the room a separate feel while still being connected. This room is at the back of the home and opens out onto the deck.