Upon entering the foyer of the 2014 HGTV Dream Home, slate tile is underfoot and stately urn pendant lights are overhead. The wide space is illuminated by a row of windows and sliding doors that open to the courtyard patio.
California designer Gabriel Shaw used cork flooring for its amazing acoustic-insulating properties in this home office. It is also much more comfortable to walk on than traditional hardwood and tile. Today's cork color options span the color palette and make it more durable than it was in the past.
Built to blend in with the classic Cape Cod homes surrounding it, HGTV Dream Home 2015 makes use of classic architectural elements, such as beadboard and traditional wood flooring, to enhance the home’s character and overall style.