9 Décor Details That Make Interior Designers Cringe

Professional interior designers notice things that most novices might not pick up on. This is especially true when it comes to the small décor details that can make a home look cheap (even if it isn't). No matter your budget or lack thereof, certain details can make a space look instantly more luxe and expensive while others do just the opposite, making even the nicest of homes seem a bit off.

In an effort to help you create a space that looks its very best, we turned to three interior designers to find out the seemingly small décor details that secretly make them cringe every time and what they'd do instead. Ahead, Becky Shea of Becky Shea Design, Jennifer Wallenstein of September Workshop, and Tina Rich of Tina Rich Design spill all of the little things that they think bring down the design value of a space. Here's what they always notice and how to avoid common mistakes.