In the renovation of this classic colonial home, the bottom five treads of the existing stairwell were replaced and widened to provide a grand focal point in the foyer. Gorgeous white molding brightens the walls, ensuring the entry feels clean and welcoming.
Upon stepping into this stunning Hawaiian home, guests are created by a view of the grand staircase and second floor balcony overlook. Warm brown wooden accents are paired with neutral tones throughout the foyer, while a view of the tropical landscape provides a beautiful backdrop.
This fully-stocked bar is tucked away underneath a curved staircase with a traditional wrought iron railing. Dark brown wood accents are used throughout the space, including the shelving and hand-crafted bar area. Four blue upholstered stools line the bar, providing a comfortable spot for kicking back with a drink.
A carved circular staircase in this custom-built, estate-size home features elaborate wrought-iron rails with a swirling design that mimics the lines of the staircase. Above the stairway, a crystal chandelier is suspended from a stained glass dome.
The grand staircase of the Atlanta Decorators Show House offers a collection of delights, from the eclectic orange patterned paneling to the cowhide rug, green tufted ottoman and the stunning chandelier.
Since this beach house is raised to meet flood requirements -- as are many -- it's always nice to have a place to gather outside right outside of the living and kitchen spaces without coming down out of the residence. Designers used outdoor fabrics, furnishings, appliances and built-in cabinetry to withstand the sun, salt, sand, wind and rain that is common on beach house porches.