I have been fine with my bedroom since we made it over a few years ago (see here),
but I have been wanting crown molding for a while...
(went up great...with a little hitch...well, more than a little...)
We got new carpet in the bedrooms/hall/landing and basement.
And we put new baseboards throughout the whole house...
(no "hitches" here...just lots of flinching...you can call us a bit "nail" gun shy!)
Three changes took us from this: