In this Cape Cod home, the owners painted over the living room's dark-pine paneling and then reupholstered their old sofa in the same complementary hue. The walls are painted Cambridge Heights by Benjamin Moore.
Designate a drawer in your kitchen as a tea station. Insert dividers to help organize tea bags, sugar packets, and creamer. Everything you need will be handy and easy to find the next time you want a cup of tea.