From the April/May 2016 Issue  

Behind the Scenes of a One-Day Makeover

Writer Meg Fox  |  Photographer Marisa Pellegrini  |  Designer Libby Langdon
  • Top: Removing all the contents of the room helps to imagine the possibilities and eliminate any initial roadblocks.

  • Center: Installation mechanics from Cove Carpet One Floor & Home in Summit prepare for the installation of the new area rug, cut and bound from broadloom carpet.

  • Bottom: The homeowners’ existing furniture is rearranged for the new layout.

  • Top: A truckload of new furniture is carefully unloaded.

  • Center: As furniture is brought in, Langdon envisions it all coming together!

  • Bottom: Measuring for proper place­ment of artwork on the wall.

  • Top: Hanging art starting from the center or middle anchor with help from design associate Kelsey Pethybridge.

  • Center: Personalizing the space with family photos.

  • Bottom: Furniture is in place and ready for action.