Although the color in the foyer is muted, a rounded staircase grabs your attention with its unique mosaic tile risers that harmonize with the other colors in the room. Designer Mary DeWalt chose simple art that cleverly introduces the color palette she used in her design for the rest of the home.
Neutral marble tread and small tile risers create a subtly textural and classically timeless look on this spiral staircase. A decorative wrought iron railing is perfectly suited to the sophisticated feel of the design. A large chandelier hanging from the tray ceiling occupies the open, tall space.
This roomy walk-in shower evokes a spa-like feel thanks to white Akdo Thassos marble, capiz-shell mosaics and parchment glass tiles. The gray stripes complement the metallic fixtures and add visual interest to walls.
Capiz mosaic tile shimmers on the stair risers, adding a coastal look to this traditional foyer. White paneling and a crystal chandelier give the space a classic elegance. Wrought iron balustrades echo the Mediterranean style of the exterior.
Native and Florida-friendly plant materials frame the front of HGTV Smart Home 2013. Paying homage to classic shingle architectural style, the Florida home features a beautiful front porch, bright teal door and mosaic tile stair risers.
The doors and staircase are trimmed in white to beautifully contrast the bold aqua wall in coastal-style home. Blue mosaic tile on the stair risers complement the wall color and add visual interest to the dark wood stairs.
A contemporary soaker bathtub is set up on a riser to give it maximum views of downtown San Diego. Black-and-white mosaic tiles create a contemporary, graphic backdrop to the bathroom. A small balcony houses a sleek, red chair for relaxing by the bay.
Bright teal walls greet guests in the foyer of the HGTV Smart Home 2013. Located in Jacksonville, Fla., the home has a coastal vibe, evident in the bold color choice. A built-in shelf with storage baskets makes it easy to stow flip flops and sunglasses, while mosaic tile stair risers add a beach-inspired vibe to the dark hardwood stairs.