An open wall staircase gives an open look to this living room design. White walls and stairs keep the room bright and allow the green was to pop as an accent color. The dark floor creates a pleasing contrast to the white walls and grounds the design. Throw pillows on the sofa compliment the accent wall to finish the look.
Heavy wood beams and clay tile flooring create a Mediterranean style in the kitchen of this Santa Ynez Valley, Calif., home. The kitchen is equipped with luxury appliances and an L-shaped island that includes space for seating.
This beautiful, bright kitchen features warm orange walls and dark wooden cabinets. The cabinets complement the tones in the hardwood floor, providing warmth against the stainless steel appliances. Pendant lighting illuminates the crisp white peninsula countertop.
Dark wood cabinets and floors and black accents come together for a sleek and formal look in this spacious, modern kitchen. Striking, modern pendant lights and mosaic-tiled cabinets are eye-catching touches in this classy, urban space.
Although this master bedroom boasts traditional architecture and classic pieces, clean, simple lines update the design for a transitional look. Dark furniture and rich wood floors provide pleasing contrast against the room's light walls.
This kitchen remodel included dark brown wooden cabinets paired with neutral granite countertops and a neutral tile backsplash. A spacious kitchen island offers room at one end for casual dining, while two pendant lights hang above, illuminating the space. Large neutral floor tiles provide a finishing touch.
This sleek and functional home office was designed to be a secluded place to work, and so it comes equipped with a dark wood desk, comfortable chairs and built-in bookshelves. The floor-to-ceiling windows offer views of the lush lawn and fill the space with natural lighting.
This kitchen features 10-foot ceilings, limestone counters and a work surface made of African bubinga wood. The Venetian plaster range hood, simple cabinets and floating shelves evoke an earthy English cottage look. The easy-care, "green" floor is renewable cork covered with polyurethane.
This master bathroom, located in SPG Architects’ Murray Hill Townhouse in New York City, provides a quiet retreat from the city. The design of the house, a modern interpretation of Moroccan influences, is apparent in this space with rich woods and solid forms articulating the space. The sleek vanity and bathtub appear to float above the floor, enhancing the room's open, airy feel.
A rich brown living room with a wooden wall treatment and a dark wood floor in a herringbone pattern is comfortable and inviting. Mirrored tables flanking the gorgeous white fireplace represent the traditional style of the room.
This hallway, clad in hand-scraped maple flooring, leads to the home’s mudroom and kitchen. The end of the hall leading to the mudroom features an accent wall in a copper shade, clad in beetle-kill pine and stained with diluted wall paint. A metal coat rack allows for ample storage space for everyday coats and other clothing. The interior hallway door with its rich wood and frosted glass, adds to the overall style and sophistication of this space.
Furniture placement and open floor space create the perimeters for the dining area in this open design. Metal chairs bring an industrial vibe which works beautifully against the hardwood floor, traditional wood dining table and classic chandelier. Neutral walls and a white coffered ceiling keep the space feeling open and bright.
Though defined by crisp white walls and dark wood floors, this contemporary guest bedroom still feels warm and inviting thanks to a wood nightstand, dresser and bench. On the far wall, a gold surround transforms the fireplace into a focal point.
A large, bright chandelier features long, decorative streams hanging over the double story foyer visible from the upstairs hallway. Dark hardwood flooring, cable stair walls and modern wood chair create a simple and sharp design for the hall. Bold all art draws the eye and pops in the light of the bright foyer.