Putting together a plan for decorating your dining room
The decoration interior plans for Dining rooms hasn't changed much over the years. What has changed is our need for dining rooms.
Does that mean we're not eating as much as we used to? I wished that was it, but I'm afraid we have all found more efficient ways to glut ourselves.
Many modern homes no longer have dining rooms. They have been replaced by huge kitchens that have bars and islands. I guess it puts us closer to the food or something, but that is the modern trend.
Also, family rooms are more prevalent for meals than dining rooms these days. Thank goodness for ScotchGaurd.
For the people with that nostalgic feeling we all had back in the sixties when we would sit around the table, eat our meals and converse, there are still some beautiful dining room plans out there.
Most dining rooms that I've seen recently are very fancy. People seem to be clutching to the past, but from what I understand, even those fancy dining rooms very seldom get used. Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner are about the only days these lovely rooms get used.
I don't think the homeowners with dining rooms intentionally stop using them. It just seems to be more convenient to eat our meals in the kitchen. We are a much more hurried people than ever before. Even though we want the past to come back, our everyday actions drive it further away.
It's all about convenience these days. An architect and contractor can always score well with plans that over-emphasize convenience.
Here are a few dining room plans that are fairly affordable, if you must have a dining room.
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