A small butler's pantry with sink, microwave and counter space make it easy to serve snacks for epic TV binge-watching sessions in the adjacent family room. The whitewashed brick wall matches the accent wall just out of sight in the family room.
A mustard yellow rug defines this cozy seating area. The bold yellow accents pop against gray furnishings and a charcoal-colored brick focal wall. An intriguing metal chair made of vintage radiators sits next to the focal wall for added visual interest.
This two-story residence reflects a coastal Craftsman style, using a mix of natural materials. The roof and exterior walls feature stained wood shingles accented by white trimmed doors and windows. Gray cobblestone walls define the brick porches, where the family can dine al fresco.
The orange wallpaper accent wall adds warmth and texture to this eclectic living space. An exposed brick wall and factory cart coffee table lend an industrial vibe to the room, while a white shag rug grounds the colorful space.
A cork accent wall adds both interest and soundproofing to this eclectic bedroom, which shares a wall with an upstairs bath. Elements like exposed brick, custom metal closet doors and a high shelf crafted from reclaimed wood add warmth and interest to the bohemian space.
This modern white living room has a white upholstered sectional sofa with gray and black accented pillows, black cube coffee tables, a media wall with a midcentury modern black brick fireplace, and a soft blue and neutral area rug.
Two kitchen islands make even more space for food preparation, eating and entertaining. While the room is dominated with the amazing wood floors and cabinets, the stainless steel range hood and brick walls provide pleasing accents in this loft space.
Incredible tile work elevates this walk-in shower from bathroom staple to artistic masterpiece. Marble bricks surround the walls while beautiful mosaic detailing is featured on the floor and ceiling, behind the faucets and in swooping wraparound accents.
A bright yellow leather sofa sets the tone for a fun and funky living space. Mod vertical windows are inset on a exposed brick wall, which is painted white to brighten the space. Meanwhile, natural wood blinds tie in the geometric fireplace surround. A papered accent wall adds an extra layer of pattern.
This coastal Craftsman two-story residence uses a mix of natural materials to create its complexity in detail. The roof and exterior walls have stained wood shingles accented by white trimmed doors and windows. Gray cobblestone walls and brick patios surround a beautiful swimming pool for outdoor entertaining.
A bold teal spiral-shaped pendant lights up the contemporary dining room of this converted industrial warehouse. Exposed brick walls and wide windows fill the open living space with light and style. Pinstriped chairs tie in with other orange accents laced throughout the neutral room.
Create an accent wall with an inexpensive finish, like this white brick veneer in a Naples, Fla., home, for a comfortable, casual living space, says Leigh Spicher, Ashton Woods' national director of design studios. You also can paint existing brick or whitewash it. Also, white, gauzy curtains can be found on a budget from most home retailers and fit into a coastal-inspired design.
A four-poster canopy bed with a faux mink duvet cover give this master bedroom a touch of Hollywood glam. The blue-gray accent wall complements the exposed brick of the industrial loft, while a mirrored glass dresser and tufted bench brighten the space.
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, Sarah brightened up a cramped living space with cheerful, neutral wall paint and warm cottage-style decor. A dirty and damaged brick fireplace was painted a lovely neutral hue and accented with a new wood mantel and vintage brass accessories.