This gorgeous white kitchen offers a crisp, clean feel with matching cabinetry, countertops and backsplash. To add to the room's contemporary look, an airy light fixture with a visible Edison bulb makes a stylish statement.
As seen on House Hunters Renovation, Meghan McElroy found her ideal home in this Spanish-style bungalow in the Leimert Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. Meghan chose to restore the original hardwood floors throughout her new home, and the golden wood provides a beautiful natural palette for her furniture. The master bedroom includes a large en suite.
Backlighting plays a crucial role in modernizing classic elements of this open floor plan kitchen. It's used in the quartz countertops and backsplash, as well as above the stainless steel range hood to highlight traditional moldings.
Metallics like the gold in the light fixture and paneling reflect light and attract the eye. Paired with the white ceiling, these features serve to draw the eye higher and keep the dark walls from overpowering the space.
A cream kitchen island stands out in this beautiful open kitchen amongst the dark gray cabinetry. Stainless steel appliances add a high-end feel while the contemporary glass lighting above the island is a surprising twist.
Classic French doors allow natural light to fill this soft gray bedroom, making the space feel light and fresh. Funky patterned bedding lends a retro vibe to the space, and blue accents provide an exciting dash of color.
This multi-functional space provides accommodations for guests, acts as an in-home office and functions as a retreat for boys to enjoy media entertainment. The room has little closet space, so an appropriate storage solution was designed to meet all the needs. The wood selection complements the homeowner's contemporary taste but doesn’t detract from the view. Grain patterns, matched to perfection, offer subtle interest. Doors are flush and clean-lined, and hardware is sleek.
This contemporary, West Coast residence has a beautiful open design and modern decor. A short glass wall provides a balcony overlook from the second floor to the first where a long light fixture hangs as a decorative eye-catcher. The second story features a living room area with gray leather sofa, an eclipse door leading to an outdoor patio and a dining area in front of a built in fireplace.
Track lighting can often be the best option to highlight specific parts of a room, like a favorite piece of art. In this modern dining room, the wavy track lighting becomes a focal point along with the graphic artwork and towering centerpiece.
A sliding metallic gate in a geometric pattern against a wooden accent wall adds visual interest to the entryway of this contemporary bathroom-cum-walk-in closet with a double sink vanity and artistic light fixture.
An extra-long dining table that seats 18 is ideal for large gatherings. A pair of contemporary chandelier light up the space, while sliding glass doors and large windows also allow for plenty of natural light.