Are Dining Rooms Dead? 5 Better Ways To Use That Space

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How many times did your family use your dining room in 2012? If you can count the meals at the table on one hand, then you may want to consider repurposing that room. It can be hard to let go of the dining-room dream, but let’s be realistic. A room that only gets used during holidays isn’t worth keeping.
 
If you’re willing to break out of the traditional dining-room mold, the possibilities can go a lot further than three-course meals and dress shoes.
 
View the slideshow above for five ways to get more from your dining room.
 
Photo Credit: Alamy

Tags: Décor, Makeover, Dining Room

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