As seen on Good Bones, Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak created an elegant bathroom from what was once a walk-in closet. The continued the reclaimed wood floors from the bedroom into this bathroom, and they use brown accents to create an elegant industrial design to match the rest of the house.
This funky, contemporary living room has plenty of seating, with a large, contemporary sofa and two contemporary chairs. The focal point of this living space, though, is the accent wall. It has been created with dimensional tile to give this bright, neutral living room added depth. As seen on Good Bones.
As seen on Good Bones, this home had no powder room on the first floor, so Mina and Karen added one. The vanity and mirror tie together to create that elegant, industrial style to match the rest of the home.
As seen on Good Bones, Karen E Laine and Mina Starsiak bring a sunny disposition to this updated bathroom. Golden yellow arabesque prints and fresh yellow flowers brighten the space, while the geometric mirror complements the patterns and adds personality.
As seen on Good Bones, Karen E Laine and Mina Starsiak added mirrors with an ornamental shape and a pewter vase to give this bathroom an elegant design. The neutral color palette reflects the natural light of the window above the shower and the artificial light above mirrors.
As seen on HGTV's Good Bones, the second floor bathroom that Mina and Karen added has a large double vanity-perfect for out of town guests. Hanging just above the vanity is a large mirror lit by a pendant light that completes the space.
To give this kitchen a little more space, Karen and Mina, of HGTV's Good Bones, added a long island to create a galley kitchen with lots of usable, functional counter space. On the other side of the counter, barstools line the island, giving the homeowners room to enjoy a casual breakfast or entertain friends.
As seen on Good Bones, Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak transformed a duplex into a single family residence. To make the space feel open and large, the pair removed walls creating a clear line of sight throughout the first floor.
To create an open plan first floor, Karen and Mina, hosts of HGTV's show, Good Bones, removed the walls separating the rooms of the first floor. This allows for design continuity, as well as allowing homeowners to maximize their entertaining space.
As seen on HGTV's Good Bones, the kitchen in this space has plenty of storage and counter space. The upper cabinets in the space are stacked, decreasing the wasted space that is found in regular cabinets, providing this kitchen with more functional space. Butcher block cabinets, kitchen bar and stainless steel appliances add to the elegant design in the space.
Mina and Karen, of HGTV's Good Bones, created a sitting room in this home's renovated loft. The team wanted the space to be bright and inviting, so they situated it under a window that lets in plenty of natural light, then they complemented that light with brightly colored leather chairs, a chrome, drum table and a bold, graphic rug.
Designers Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak of HGTV's Good Bones, wanted to create a bright, contemporary space in this office, so they added plenty of colorful pieces, such as a red chair, a blue patterned rug, an orange office chair and bright numeric artwork. The contemporary desk provides plenty of workspace, while the large window creates a great view for the homeowner and clients alike, while also letting in plenty of natural light to brighten the space.
Designers Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak of HGTV's Good Bones wanted to create a beachy feel in this formal dining room, so they added a new coat of pale pink paint to the walls. Then, on an accent wall, the duo used coral paint to create a striped accent wall, upon which a beach painting is hung. To offset this comfortable vibe, traditional furniture creates an elegant space.
Good Bones host Karen created this hydroponic planter using 5" PVC post covers to contain the nutrient-rich growing solution. A 4" hole-saw was used to cut holes in the container for the plants to extend through, and the front is covered with hex tiles left over from the new bathroom. Plants include bibb lettuce, red-leaf lettuce, basil, mint and tarragon.
To give more space to the living room, Karen and Mina, of HGTV's Good Bones, removed the walls that used to enclose the space. Now that the barriers are gone, this home has an open concept first floor with a line of sight from the living room into the dining room and kitchen. Each of these spaces, then received an elegant, contemporary design, creating a contemporary, updated space.
If your kitchen has good bones but simply looks tired, painting your cabinets can be just what the doctor ordered. Mix up colors on upper and lower cabinets, or on cabinets and islands as shown here, to add richness. These cabinets are painted in Windsurf from Behr Paints; the island is done in Snowy Pine and the walls are Spice Garden. Behr recommends using semi-gloss enamel for painting cabinets.
As seen on HGTV's Good Bones, Karen E. Laine and Mina Starsiak removed a wall to enlarge this kitchen and bring it forward in the floor plan. The team added new, bright cabinets for plenty of storage and stainless steel appliances and dining table to make this space clean and modern. To give the kitchen a little color, teal dining chairs and live flowers were put in place, creating a warm, inviting contemporary kitchen.
As sen on Good Bones, Karen and Mina wanted to create larger rooms throughout the first floor of this restored duplex, so they tore out the walls that separated the spaces, allowing for each room to be a little larger. The kitchen was no exception. This spacious layout includes plenty of counter space and storage, a bar and a pantry in the back of the space.