Dining rooms take on many forms -- from spacious rooms to nooks off the kitchen. No matter the size or style of the space, a dining room is meant to be a place to gather with family and friends for everyday meals and special occasions. Learn how to design your perfect dining room with our decorating and furniture tips and inspiring ideas. Read about buying and choosing dining room furniture -- from dining room tables to chairs, buffets, hutches, and more. Set the mood in your dining room with the right lighting. We'll show you how to create a versatile lighting system that can be adjusted to suit different occasions. See how to make the most of a small dining room with smart space planning and creative ways to visually expand a room. If you call upon your dining room to facilitate more than just meals, see how to turn your space into a multifunction room that accommodates both eating and crafts, office space, and more. Find your perfect dining room paint color using My Color Finder, our online tool that lets you try out paint colors before you even pick up a brush.
Fabulous Dining Room Decor Ideas
How to Decorate a Dining Room
Learn the basics of how to decorate a dining room with our design tips, tricks, and ideas.
Eating Area Options
Explore these design options and create an eating area that suits your lifestyle and dining needs.
Fresh Dining Room Decorating Ideas
Combine sleek furniture, bold colors and artful accessories for a wow-worthy dining room.
Banquette Design Tips
Learn how to design the perfect banquette, an ideal option for casual dining.
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