Browse the buying guide for the four room makeovers featured in our September/October 2014 issue.

We teamed with Pella Windows and Doors to give four rooms a stylish new outlook using paint, wallpaper, furnishings-plus windows that enhance the decor and the view. See before-and-after photos.

Stylist Meredith Drummond, Meremade Designs, (515) 490-6433;


Dining Room Window Architect Series full circle, Pella Windows and Doors. (855) 735-5232; Window trim paint 2058-20 Slate Teal. Benjamin Moore. (855) 724-6802; Bookcase paint HC-166 Kendall Charcoal. Benjamin Moore. (855) 724-6802; Wallpaper T8636 Anita Damask, Shangri-La. Thibaut. (800) 223-0704; Teal pedestal tray Serena and Lily. (866) 597-2742; Water hyacinth bins The Container Store. (888) 266-8246; Wooden wine-barrel stave chandelier Shades of Light. (800) 262-6612; Pitchers Brigitte Serveware. Ballard Designs. (800) 536-7551; Culinary soup tureen (On left) (877) 929-3247; Dishes Better Homes and Gardens Collection®. Walmart. (800) 925-6278; Area rug Zatar jute and wool (8x10). Lamps Plus. (800) 782-1967; Hurricanes London. Crate and Barrel. (800) 967-6696;


Living room Window 5086 Designer Series double-swing doors, Pella Windows and Doors. Sofa 1690-13 Barcelona settee. Thomasville. (800) 225-0265; Wallpaper T14177 Eastwood, Texture Resource Volume 4. Thibaut. Rug Canyon kilim woven. Dash and Albert. (800) 658-5035; Art View from My Room. Ballard Designs. Lamp Hinged floor lamp from Better Homes and Gardens Collection. Walmart. Chair upholstery Jaclyn Smith Westwood fabric in Indigo. Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. (888) 739-4120; Door hardware Black Homer double Rolling Door kit. Rolling Door Designs. (225) 366-7548; Door stain Express Color Wiping Stain and Finish in Indigo. Minwax. (800) 523-9299; Throw Pom-Pom in Navy. Serena and Lily. (866) 597-2742; Sheep pillow Bonnie Decorative Pillow. Pine Cone Hill. (877) 586-4771;


Office Windows 2135 Designer Series clad casement units and 2117 transoms, Pella Windows and Doors. Wall paint HC-170 Stonington Gray. Benjamin Moore. Wallpaper Feather wallpaper in Denim. Serena and Lily. Rug Mali Indigo indoor/outdoor rug. Dash and Albert. Orange stapler Poppin. (888) 676-7746; Gold ampersand Typesetter Plaque. Ballard Designs. Binders Signature three-ring binder. Russell and Hazel. (888) 235-0484;


Bedroom Windows 2525 Architect Series and Designer Series square vent units. Pella Windows and Doors. Rug Catamaran stripe in Fieldstone/Ivory. Dash and Albert. Bedding French Ring sheets in Pewter, Avila duvet cover and Euro sham, and Kyoto pillow cover in Marine. Serena and Lily. Nightstand Prepac Calla. (877) 929-3247; Wall paint 1466 Smoke Embers. Benjamin Moore.