To give subtle color to this white media room, designers used blue in varying shades—from palest sky blue to deep midnight. A wall of open shelving makes lots of display space; cabinets on the lower half add handy hidden storage.
TriplePoint Design Build designed this modern media room with a minimalist aesthetic, allowing technology to take center stage. An attractive entertainment cabinet in gray wood was placed below a large flatscreen television and speakers for a stylish display of technology.
Set back into the wall, this living room's built-in entertainment center features soft neutral colors and simple lines. Closed cabinets and open shelves offer a wide variety of storage and display possibilities.
A wall of colorful framed artwork draws the eye toward a beautiful piano in this spacious den area. A small media cabinet provides a place for the TV and concealed storage for necessary media components.
This masculine media room is fully clad in walnut cabinets that give the space a comfortable, yet truly modern feel. This sophisticated space doubles as a guest bedroom, with a Murphy bed that folds down out of the wall, adding extra functionality to this room.
A contemporary sofa and matching armchairs offer comfortable seating in this contemporary living room. A TV with a built-in media cabinet provides entertainment, and a breathtaking ocean view steals the show when the TV's turned off.
A custom media cabinet extends into a wet bar in this modern basement, creating a sleek space for entertaining guests. A brown leather sectional provides plenty of seating, and a three-tiered coffee table provides plenty of space for cocktails.
This family room showcases an oversized built-in bookcase, which also serves as a media cabinet. Its chocolate brown hue coordinates with the furnishings, giving the space a custom look. A wall of windows floods the room with natural light.
Low-slung modern furniture and a long, low media cabinet make a relatively small living room feel larger. The interesting design of the sofa is attractive when viewed from the back or front, making it a good choice for this open-plan townhome.
Arched alcoves add architectural character to the master suite. One niche houses a desk for checking late night emails, while the other contains a chest that doubles as a media cabinet. The fireplace is elegantly highlighted with boxwood topiaries and a quatrefoil mirror.
This calming and inviting living space features modern furnishings mixed with built-in media cabinets in gray. Natural hardwood floor grounds the space, with a neutral area rug stretching from the leather armchair and tufted leather coffee table to the long sectional sofa in crushed velvet.
A new open space for family gatherings makes your home much more livable. Although a family room addition will be expensive, especially if you’re adding exterior footprint, you’ll recoup more than half your costs in added home value. If you want to add high-end touches in a space where the kids will run wild, think vertically (and make durable choices for flooring and furniture): this remodeled family room from Tenhulzen Residential is comfortable but modern, featuring cherry cabinets with vertical-set tile surrounding the fireplace.
Tall draperies to match the high ceilings create drama in this elegant living area. A floral rug adds color and vitality, accentuating the solid-colored elements found throughout the room. A rustic media cabinet at texture and interest to the space while keeping the television hidden from view.
To give a converted garage the modern-farmhouse style their clients craved, the team at Spazio LA specified built-in media cabinets with sliding doors and black barn-door hardware. A retractable projection screen and a popcorn maker help create a cozy and welcoming space, perfect for movie nights.
Custom bookcases and media cabinet are the focal point of this eclectic, feminine living room. The homeowner wanted to use pink throughout her Winter Park, Fla., home, so designer John McClain uses pink accessories in the bookcases, a sophisticated pink chair and even coffee table books in the rosy hue.