You don't need to spend a fortune by hiring a professional interior design company not to be artistic to have beautiful home. You don't need huge budget to turn your home into a cozy place. All you need is a bit of time and the desire to make it a better living place.
First of all know the function of each room. Clarify the priorities - is your living room solely intended for day activities or your home office is there too? Do you have separate dining room or an eat-in kitchen? Does your household has children and what's their age? The aim of interior decorating is not only to improve the look but to improve the functionality of each room. Once with your hands on the subject you will find that there are plenty of solutions for big and small spaces that can serve almost any need and satisfy any taste.
The next thing to consider is your personal preferences. While clarifying the functions of each room is mostly about the arrangement of the main furnishings, the second part is about their style as well as the walls and floor coverings, their type and color. Generally speaking there are established color schemes that are deemed to be best for each room. For example peach orange is perfect for kitchens since is stimulates appetite and is not offensive. Bedrooms are often white or within the place spectrum of colors as they should provide comfort and relaxation. Living rooms can benefit from much more bright and strong colors as well as of a combination of two or three colors. As to the floor coverings - you only need to think about which type will e most practical. Obviously tiles are good to high circulation areas which are likely to be cleaned often - kitchens, enty halls, while wooden floors are good for areas that need to be cozy, warm such as bedrooms and living rooms. Another significant factor when choosing your floor coverings is the budget.