The pale color of the island's elm butcher block countertop is a visually striking contrast to the dark maple floors and blue gray cabinets. It also helps the overall kitchen feel lighter and brighter.
A warm, fall-inspired color palette of red, orange, chocolate and golden yellow brighten the living room of HGTV Dream Home 2011 during bleak winter months. Birch panels adorn the glass fireplace and complement the maple flooring.
The 2011 HGTV Dream Home's kitchen perfectly combines maple floors with charcoal-finished cabinets, quartz countertops, and high end appliances to create a sleek, modern chef's kitchen. A breakfast bar for less formal meals and frosted glass bring function to this designer space.
The "treehouse feel" of the HGTV Dream Home 2011 is especially evident in this room with its abundance of wood and autumn-inspired colors. Floor-to-ceiling windows and maple flooring lend an air of the outdoors, while modern furniture and a steel wall sculpture make it a comfortable and lively space for entertaining.
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.
This buttercream dining room features several wood accents, including built-in bookshelves and maple hardwood floors. Overhead, faux-painted beams comprise a coffered ceiling, while an elaborate wrought iron chandelier illuminates the intimate dining space.
Maple cabinets and hardwood floors warm up this open plan kitchen with granite countertops. Mismatched barstools fit perfectly underneath the breakfast bar. The dark stone floor makes a bold statement.
This traditional kitchen has it all. Various colors and textures of the oak flooring, travertine backsplash and granite countertops come together to create an inviting and warm space. The ivory-glazed cabinetry and maple island create a striking contrast.
As seen in the HGTV Dream Home 2012, carpet segues to glazed porcelain tile flooring in the guest bathroom, where a 7-foot, quartz-topped maple vanity offers undercounter storage drawers. The dark wood finish gives this bathroom a masculine feel.
The perimeter cabinets in this lovely transitional kitchen use oyster finished maple with lots of detail and an amaretto glaze, creating a nice contrast with the mahogany flooring. The magnificent stone countertops blend all the colors in the room together.