The minimalist design of this living room is highlighted by its use of open floor space, with a wall of bookshelves elevated by steel pipes. Reclaimed wood flooring connects with the wood ceiling and gives a nod to the home's sustainable design. The homeowner, a professor of environmental studies, requested a home that runs on solar power, recycles gray water and captures rain water in cisterns. All interior doors are built from recycled flooring.
Dark and light woods mix with bright whites to create a spectacular kitchen that's both bright and has depth. Both the exposed ceiling beams and the floors are reclaimed wood, and they pair beautifully with the new and expansive kitchen island. Stainless steel appliances add a modern touch.
A historic New Orleans townhouse has a personalized entryway, with floor tiles spelling out Maison Hospitaliere, the name of the home. The shuttered entryway leads to a foyer that features reclaimed wood flooring.
This living space in a loft apartment could double for a dining room, game room or just a place for conversation. Brick walls and reclaimed hardwood floors bring maximum impact, accented by a large mirror and picture window.
Reclaimed timber was used to create a gorgeous backsplash and shelf in this country kitchen. Pine floors and wood plank ceilings pair beautifully with the neutral shade cabinets and countertops. A large gas range makes cooking a breeze for the chef.
Sleek silver fixtures and neutral reclaimed wood cabinets coexist peacefully in this rustic industrial kitchen. Where the metal vent hood, exposed brick, and three pendant lights suggest hard functionality, the reclaimed wood cabinetry, flooring, and island soften the space and create an elegant balance.
The former eyesore that was the fireplace is skinned with stucco and painted white, simplifying the lines and overall look. A simple wood mantel was installed that ties in with new reclaimed-wood ceiling beams and a new wood floor.
The casual, but elegant, linen slip covered parsons chairs, atop a sea grass rug, coupled with a reclaimed wood dining table, gives this space a relaxed feel. The large floor mirror, round silver tipped shell light fixture, and art gives this room its elegant touch.