To give the family more space, Chip and Joanna removed the wall that separated the kitchen and dining rooms, creating an open floor plan for the homeowners. In the dining room, exposed beams and brick create a rustic design that is carried out through the dining room. An elegant farmhouse table with bench seating creates a rustic feel, while the unique chandelier focuses the eye to the table. Natural light from surrounding windows give the space plenty of light, which, with the help of the patterned rug, make the space feel bright and inviting. As seen on HGTV's Fixer Upper.
Kitchen, dining and living areas breezily connect in this incredible cathedral-like great room. The soaring ceiling is broken up by the exposed wood beams and vertical lines of the pendant lights above the island.
The kitchen's expansive center island offers both seating and counter space for preparing meals. Beams in the ceiling that run from the back of the kitchen through the front of the home add a nice architectural feature for the open floor plan.
Accessorize a modern home with natural, earthy elements to create a rustic chic design scheme. The distressed media console and exposed ceiling beams in this living space provide contrast against the sleek, modern lines in the kitchen.
Enjoys a delicious breakfast in this simple and charming modern farmhouse kitchen. The hanging pendant light over the bar adds light without obstructing the view of the exposed beam ceiling. Overall, a bright and lovely place to spend time.
The living room on the first floor of this penthouse loft features classic industrial design. With plenty of space for hosting parties, the living area shares polished concrete flooring, exposed concrete beams and recessed lighting with the open concept kitchen.
Custom stone arched windows allow natural light to illuminate this living room. A neutral sofa and colorful pillows decorate the living room, while wrought iron chandeliers hang in the dining and kitchen areas. Exposed beam vaulted ceilings add a finishing touch.
The formal dining room is just as stylish as the kitchen, with contemporary pendant lights and a sleek, glass-topped table. Ten chairs ensure that there are plenty of seats for guests, while wood beams infuse the space with warmth.
Exposed ceiling beams bring a rustic quality to this contemporary Parisian apartment. The open floor plan connects the kitchen, dining room and living room, while white walls keep the space light and airy. A long dining table has seating for eight.
This open-concept living room has a seating area with a couch and love seat. The ceiling is anchored with beams and the room is opened up to the kitchen. The coffee table and the console table have accessories from the family.
The new fireplace surround features the same travertine that was used in the kitchen. The mantel was fashioned from an 80-year-old Douglas fir beam that purchased for $25 at the local salvaged building center.
Banquette seating - It’s lovely to have a table in the kitchen for informal meals. Built-in benches can create a relaxing and comfortable addition as well as extra storage. The brick accent wall and wood beams add texture into this stunning space.
In homage to traditional Mexican dining, a wrapping carrara marble bar puts customers in intimate proximity to the kitchen. A unique light green patterned wall runs the length of the bar seating adding contrasting color to the wooden ceiling beams.
The butler's pantry off the kitchen houses the homeowners' collection of dishes. A built-in desk provides an extra workspace, while open shelves above are the perfect spot to display pottery. Exposed wood beams and a stone backsplash add rustic style to the space.
Clean white walls contrast against the exposed natural beams throughout this open floor plan kitchen and living space. Low, comfortable furniture is ideal for gathering and relaxing, while the easy flow throughout the home creates a perfect space for entertaining.
Complementary pops of royal blue and tangerine bring life to this earthy living room. Industrial touches like corrugated tin between the beams of the kitchen ceiling blend with rustic, homey elements like a wood and wrought iron coffee table, creating an interesting and dynamic mix.
A spacious, covered outdoor living room and kitchen features exposed wood beams and comfortable outdoor furniture. The neutral stone patio flooring transitions seamlessly from the covered area to the open air patio. Dark wood steps lead down from the patio to a hot tub deck expanding the space.