Painting is an easy way to unify your living and dining room combination - that is, the "great room." Check out the photos below for ideas and inspiration.
In this room, the dark color on the kitchen walls is repeated on the sofa, as are some the other accent colors.
The two wall colors in this picture define the room as two separate spaces.
Using a simple color with a contemporary, sleek decorating style makes the whole space look unified.
Images via Flikr