Untreated wood gives this room a beautiful, natural light coloring. Wood shelves holding a small display of candles and mason jars are connected to wall hooks with dark chains, adding a decorative touch to the design. Lantern-like sconces complete the simple but attractive look.
A sweeping view can be yours if you opt for an open deck design like this one made of pressure-treated wood. Tip for DIY installation: If the wood is wet when first purchased, you can install the boards close together and the gaps will not be very wide when natural shrinkage occurs. If the wood is already dry, you need to leave some room between the boards so they can expand naturally over time.
A vibrant blue and turquoise rug shines agains the wood and black details of the room while complimenting the powder blue shade of the walls. Painted black drawers add additional storage above and below the untreated wood cabinets for a strip-like effect. A metal framed book shelf fits perfectly within the cabinet set up and matched the industrial, metal desk.
This area of the bedroom features a sharp, untreated wood wardrobe. A small but functional black and white desk hugs the wall leaving open floor space in the room. Blue watercolor paintings softly decorate the room over the deep green walls.
A dark seafoam green wall color sets a calm look for this office nook set up. The floating desk features a concrete tabletop above two white drawers. Above the workspace, wood floating shelves match the untreated wood finish of the cork board frame. Black and white text photography covers the board for a decorative twist.
Untreated wood frames this kitchen space with an interesting shape created by the underside of the stairs and support columns. An industrial-size stainless steel refrigerator and stacked double oven are fitted into the wood. Long black countertops and open storage complete the rustic look.
A large kitchen island is the focal point of this modern kitchen. The bold orange countertop on the island adds a vibrant color as well as ample work space. A long, untreated wood dining table with matching chairs blends beautifully with the light hardwood floor. A large sliding glass door lets natural light brighten the room.
Upper and lower cabinets feature a natural wood finish, while untreated wood boards run horizontally, creating a backsplash that complements the rustic design. Three black pendant lights match the black countertop and lower cabinet drawer handles in this spacious kitchen.
This rustic stone and wood bench provides a perfect resting spot for the weary among colorful ferns and flowering plants. Placing the bench in this location almost seems an afterthought, yet it works well with the stone walkway and weather treated wood.
A peacock patterned wallpaper creates the backdrop for the star of the show in this corner set up. The beautiful pink chaise features a tufted backrest, smooth ironed skirt and dainty floral throw pillow. An untreated wood table and natural sunlight make the corner a perfect spot for reading or relaxing.
A dark-toned untreated wood ceiling beam is a beautiful contrasting element to the sleek wood accident wall around the mounted television and grate protected fireplace. A tufted, charcoal gray sofa and a pair of neutral arm chairs create comfortable and stylish seating. A clear plastic coffee table keeps the floor space feeling open and light.
Small details, like the silver-leaf designs that make different areas of house glimmer as the sun crosses the sky, added up to return the run-down Victorian to its former glory. To help the crumbling foundation, pressure-treated wood and concrete were used to reinforce the weak areas on Curb Appeal.
A ceiling beam matches the natural wood detailing on the kitchen bar base adding gorgeous texture to the smooth, white elements of this kitchen design. White metal barstools and a white countertop pop against the dark wood. Pendant lights hang over the bar decorating the air space leading to a stylish, bright kitchen.
The high ceiling and connected rooms bring an open feel to this contemporary living room. A large wire light fixture hangs low at the piano to divide the living room and office area. A navy blue sofa adds color against the neutral walls and floor and long gray curtains. A short natural wooden coffee table sits on the gray area rug.
The kitchen, has a cheerful and airy French Provencal appeal with woodwork treated in a combination of pale blue and wood stain. A rustic metal chandelier over the kitchen island and wide-plank wood floors complete the feel of the countryside.
The freestanding bathtub in this luxurious bathroom offers a second-floor view into the trees, and the window treatment closes from the bottom up to create privacy without blocking the view. The warm wood floor has been treated numerous times with penetrating oils and sealers so it will hold its shape and color in wet conditions.
The main living area of this beach house has an open concept layout, so residents are treated to ocean views from anywhere in the room. The exposed beams are made from antique reclaimed wood; the floors are rough hewn European oak.