Unless you live on or near an ocean or coast or came from a family of sailors, don’t overdo the nautical theme and make your home look like it belongs on a beach condo.
There will always be that one grandmother who loves her fake flowers so much. People are moving toward bunches of real flowers because they are in style right now.
Don't buy furniture sets that all match. Give your home some style. Your room will look less bland and more interesting if you use furniture with a variety of designs and materials.
Accent walls can be distracting and can unintentionally become the focal point of the room.
They’re everywhere from the bathroom to the kitchen. Yeah, they’re convenient, but it makes a home look pieced together—like you never unpacked after moving.
Granite countertops have been around for a long time, but that doesn't mean they're always in style. To make the room feel brighter, people are choosing lighter-colored materials like marble.
Avoid overdoing it on the tropical prints unless it will complement the rest of your décor. Otherwise leave it for the beach house.
Inspirational quotes on the wall have become a cliche. Removable signs are better than vinyl stick-ons, but it’s best to avoid this cheesy decor altogether.
Unless your home is rustic, barn doors can look out of place (and should really stay on a barn).