The Art of Arranging a Bookcase

Posted December 22, 2010 by Donna Dazzo

One might think that the arrangement of items in a bookcase is not art, but it is. Color, balance, and space all play a big part. Here are some hints to arranging a bookcase, whether built-in or free- standing, whether you’re staging to sell or not: First, remove all of the items from the bookcase. […]

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Chandeliers, End Tables, Lamps, etc.: How High?

Posted December 13, 2010 by Donna Dazzo

How high should a picture be hung? How low should a chandelier hang over a dining room table? What’s the appropriate height for an end table? Here are some useful guidelines: Hanging Pictures – generally, pictures should be hung at eye level, but whose eye level? Hang it so that the center is at 5’8″ […]

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Yes, There are Guidelines for Hanging Artwork

Posted May 17, 2012 by Donna Dazzo

Many of us like to be surrounded by photos of our family and beautiful pieces of artwork, but are afraid we are going to “make a mistake” when hanging them on the wall. Or worse, some of us don’t even know that the pictures are not hung properly. For you and others to get the […]

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