A glass wall with a pocket door fully retracts, opening this transitional living space to the outdoors and the breathtaking view. A marble fireplace, beamed ceiling and wide-plank French oak floors warm the space and connect to the Mediterranean-inspired architecture, while contemporary furnishings give the room a chic, up-to-the-minute vibe.
A weathered wood farmhouse table teams with tailored upholstered wingback chairs, creating a fun juxtaposition in this breezy dining room. Graphic wallpaper adds interest on the wall, while natural wood beams turn the ceiling into a focal point in its own right. A sputnik-style chandelier with a dark bronze finish brings an additional unexpected touch.
This foyer has many architectural elements that are indicative of Spanish style. For instances: The wood front door with dark finish, vertical slats and wrought-iron hardware; The terra cotta tile floor with high-gloss finish and blue floral patterns; the wood ceiling, exposed header beam above the door; and the punched metal pendant light.
This airy living room features an open plan that allows for easy transition between the living, dining and kitchen areas. Exposed beam vaulted ceilings make the room appear larger, while a neutral color palette keeps the room light. Built-in flank the fireplace, while cherry hardwood floors add an exotic look to the space.
In the sitting room, designers created a bright, yet cozy space for the homeowners and their family. The painted shiplap walls and ceiling keep the space feeling bright, while the wood beams in the ceiling and the frames of the chairs bring warmth to the room. For an added bit of color, the chairs were given gray cushions and the fireplace brick was painted gray to create a focal point in the space. The heaters in the ceiling add to the warmth in the space and enable it to be used on even the coldest of days.
This beautiful country cottage has been renovated to include a warm color palette that plays on the warm, California sunshine let in by skylights and expansive multi-pane windows and French doors. The ceilings are high pitched and feature exposed beams, creating the cozy cottage feel in this just over 2000 square foot home.
The custom railing, wood stair treads, beams, and stained beadboard ceiling treatments all collaborate in making this a successful updated brownstone. White walls add to the spacious feel of the design by keeping the room bright and airy. Neutral furniture in the sitting room blends beautifully with the floor and keeps a classic and timeless look to the design.
Blue-framed French doors open out to the front yard from this lovely cottage living room. A gray velvet sectional faces the glass coffee table and charming white brick fireplace. In addition to the brick fireplace and the wall that surrounds it, the white paneled ceiling with exposed wood beams adds texture to the room.
With a private entrance from the master bedroom and office wing, this secluded living space was designed to be a retreat where the couple could unwind together. Thus, a comfortable, charcoal gray sectional gives the owners room to cuddle up or stretch out, while Pecky Cypress Beams take advantage of the high ceilings.
The classic Mediterranean style of this kitchen is carried into the adjoining dining and living areas. All the drawers and cabinets in the kitchen area have built-in compartments, so there's a place for everything, including silverware, china, dishes, pots and pans. A vaulted ceiling with rich wood beams cap off this kitchen's grandeur.
This Mediterranean-style family room in Miami features gorgeous wood-beamed ceilings, tile floors and French doors leading to balconies overlooking the Biscayne Bay. Known as Palazzo di Mare, the home was rented by socialite sisters Kourtney and Kim Kardashian while they filmed their E! reality series, Kourtney and Kim Take Miami.
A gorgeous black and white chest wows in this room with white walls and a black floor. White stripes on the black rug run perpendicular to the exposed beams in the ceiling. A collection of distressed frames breaks up the stark wall. Fresh, bright greens add gorgeous color among the decorative trinkets including books and an array of vases.
Architectural detail abounds in this space, from the inlaid flooring to the beamed, cathedral-height ceiling, to the custom wrought-iron balcony rails. A Medieval-inspired chandelier gives a nod to the castle-like detailing in the home's architecture. A stone fireplace creates a focal point, and traditional furnishings are in proportion with the room's generous dimensions.
Enter this gourmet chef kitchen with vaulted ceilings and exposed white beams. The transitional aesthetic ranges from the stone accent wall with arched doorway to the modern dining table and 10 woven dining chairs. A modern chandelier with black trim compliments the row of windows along the marble kitchen counters with gray cabinets. The island provides additional seating for four guests.
Retreat from the sun and enjoy a meal in this modern, covered patio with exposed beam ceilings and metal roofing above and cool concrete floors below. Stacked windows open up to a beautiful view of the swimming pool from the wooden, outdoor dining table and chairs. Stacked logs have a dedicated built-in just below the wall-mounted TV for optimal entertainment.
This beautiful, upgraded eat-in kitchen features 9' exposed beam ceilings, cherry cabinets and granite counters on the kitchen island. A glass dining table with neutral, upholstered chairs is positioned between the kitchen and adjoining, cozy breakfast room with a wood-burning fireplace and comfy neutral seating. Steps from the kitchen, French doors open to a private, stone-terraced landscaped courtyard.
A cozy sitting area with a fireplace and modern coffee table sits just off to the side of the dining room of this luxurious beach-inspired home. Exposed beams stretch across the ceiling and tie the other natural elements of the space together. The room is full of light thanks to the glass doors that span the entire wall leading to the exterior.
This island-themed bedroom leans on a neutral palette paired with vibrant green accents to create a lively room design. An exposed beam vaulted ceiling and cherry hardwood floors add an exotic touch, while floral throw pillows keep the decor fun. Sliding glass doors provide access to the deck with a waterfront view.