The backyard of the HGTV Dream Home 2014 blends seamlessly with the natural wooded elements common in Truckee, Calif., minutes away from Lake Tahoe. The stone exterior and large picture windows connect the home with nature.
Open to the great room, the HGTV Smart Home 2014 kitchen is designed with bold cabinetry, clever storage and a wooden island. A brilliant blue and white color scheme keeps the eye entertained. A unique industrial lighting feature adds visual interest to the space while state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances lend style and function to this hard-working room.
This large covered porch and deck make for easy access to the HGTV Smart Home 2014's back yard from either story. A beautiful white railing surrounds the porch and staircase, creating a more modern looking deck.
The kids' bedroom of the HGTV Dream Home 2014 has a traditional yet preppy feel that extends to the adjoining bathroom. The space is decked out in bright red, black and white color scheme, bold patterns and durable kid-friendly fabrics.
To create a building that had the sensibility of classic Tahoe cabins, the HGTV Dream Home 2014 great room space has the dining, kitchen and living areas all in keeping with a rustic style. The home's center section, capped with a flat roof, draws attention to its two gabled wings. The two-story section of the home houses the master suite, family room and guest rooms.
The luxurious, spa-style master bathroom from the HGTV Dream Home 2014 features two separate vanities with espresso-finished Shaker style cabinets and sleek white countertops mixed with hand-scraped bamboo floors and brushed nickel photographer's pendants. A sliding door adds privacy to the commode.
Furnished with a flat-screen television, the HGTV Smart Home 2014 kids' den offers a spot to watch movies and play video games. A soft, houndstooth rug anchors the space, which is defined by blue paneled walls and a collection of furnishings, both modern and traditional in design.
A welcoming entry and view inside the house greets visitors to the HGTV Dream Home 2014. Simple landscaping ensures the owners can focus on fun, not yard work. The rustic style home blends well with the natural elements and wooded space.
The foyer of this HGTV Dream Home 2014 features exposed structural components that lend warmth and harken back to traditional mountain home design. Wood, metal and stone elements are repeated throughout the home and those same materials in the entryway gives guests a preview of the style to come.