How Can I Make Tiny Entryway More Inviting?

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Q: We have a tiny, rather dark entryway with stairs that lead straight up into our living room. It's such a poor first impression of our home. Any tips on how I can make it brighter and more welcoming? I think the terra cotta colored tiles and dark grey carpet will have to stay put for the moment, but I'm open to any and all suggestions. Thank you!

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and children in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.

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