Calling all homeowners and renters! This brilliant reference guide is a must have for your home! In Vern Yip's new 'smart guide to a beautiful home', he reveals his favorite insider tips. Vern covers it all, from how to hang your art and draperies at just the right height to what size rug is needed under your size dining table. The book also includes critical dimensions and measurements necessary in furniture placement, proper television sizing based on the distance from your seating area, and even important facts and features of materials used for countertops. Did I mention the incredible chapter on all things lighting? I could seriously go on and on about the details of this book. I'm so glad I added this to my collection! Vern Yip, you're a genius for putting this together!