$100 to $1,000 Makeovers : Maximizing Your Decorating Dollars (Trading Spaces)
100 to 1000 Makeovers Maximizing Your Decorating Dollars - Trading Spaces Tours 22 rooms that cover decorating elements from floor to ceilingLets consumers decide what to spend on various elements in each roomFeatured rooms use three budget options so readers can see and achieve three different results Plenty of use-what-you-have and inexpensive style ideas that fit any makeoverIntroduces dozens of cost-saving skills,... more » including furniture refinishing and reupholstering Details how to take popular designer looks and re-create inexpensive chic versions« less
Lots of cheap tricks--many of which look cheap. The basic advice in this book is spend money on paint and fabric, and then declutter and paint your own artwork. Lots of gimmicky, made-for-TV things in the examples.