As seen on HGTV's House Hunters Renovation, with the help of interior designer Jorge Da Rosa, the home owner's created an open, functional kitchen-to-living-room space perfect for entertaining. Warm-toned brown walls and medium-dark hardwood floors contrast with the crisp white ceiling and grey and white kitchen cabinets. Occasional splashes of color, like the green tiled backsplash and the yellow inside the cabinets add contrast and visual interest.
The large, open floor plan kitchen connects to the comfortable living room and inviting dining room. A large center island houses a farmhouse sink, provides extra storage and prep space, as well as a casual dining spot. Exposed wood beams add a rustic quality to the entire space.
This transitional chef's kitchen is the heart of this sprawling estate and opens up to an oversized family with bi-folding doors that lead to expansive views of the resort-like backyard. Marble countertops top the soft brown islands and Shaker-style cabinets to create a cohesive design.
The open concept kitchen features a sleek, black island, which houses the kitchen sink and range. The island flows down to a dining table surrounded by contemporary chairs. Glass walls offer views of the interior gardens with elegant trees.
Nestled on a narrow street in San Diego, Calif., this Craftsman home boasts an open floor plan kitchen with French doors that lead out to the welcoming backyard. The home office with a partner desk and built-in bookshelves has a beautiful bay window
Exposed wood beams and dark brown cabinetry mix with sleek white countertops and pendant lights to create a rustic modern kitchen. The open floor plan creates an easy flow from the kitchen through the dining area and living room.
This kitchen remodel was necessary to open up an outdated and closed-off kitchen. The new open concept kitchen flows effortlessly from room to room, while the various textures and surfaces keep the space feeling warm and inviting. Oversized subway tile runs from floor to ceiling around the entire perimeter, creating a charming, bistro-like atmosphere.
Removing a wall between the dining room and living room not only gave new life to the space, it facilitated a structural reconfiguration that functionally and visually redefined spaces. Dark hardwood floor blends seamlessly throughout all three rooms, while the open floor plan now creates a space that ideal for family to gather as well as for entertaining.
The cottage-inspired kitchen opens up to the dining room and living room, creating a family-friendly space. Hardwood floors ground the rooms, while creamy white cabinets combine with classic neutral countertops.
The impressive backsplash combines the homeowner's love of pink and peonies. A climbing vine with vibrant pink peonies sits on a gray ombre background, which adds subtle drama that echoes the fabric of the window treatment. Bookmatched walnut cabinets feature clean lines, while a custom pink stove and island make a dramatic statement.
A French country style kitchen with an island flows into a transitional neutral living room with linen curtains. The white sectional couch provides plenty of seating and faces the kitchen making this space perfect for gathering.
Beautiful dark woods are used throughout the kitchen and dining room to create a warm, welcoming environment. Contemporary elements, like the pendant lights, glass tile backsplash and stainless steel appliances, mix with natural pieces, such as the rattan barstools and exposed wood ceiling beams.
The open floor plan kitchen and dining room is a welcoming, family-friendly space. Clean white countertops and cabinets combine with light wood hardwoods and a sleek dining table surrounded by brown leather chairs. Woven window blind and wood accessories bring natural elements into the space.
The open floor plan of this minimalist home is calm and comfortable. Upholstered gray barstools pull up to the waterfall countertop bar for an extra dining spot, while a mid-century modern dining table pairs with Eames chairs in the dining room. A floating blue buffet adds a touch of color and maintains the airy quality of the space.