Home Improvement Expert: Common Decorating Mistakes

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- While it may look easy on home improvement television shows, decorating a home may not be as simple as it looks.

Jan Finlayson with Luxe Interiors in Coralville explains the top five mistakes she sees people make.

1. Hanging window treatments too low

2. Hanging artwork too high or too low

3. Over-lighting or under-lighting a room

4. Using rugs that are too small

5. Believing that all furniture finishes should match