Gleaming Brazilian chestnut floors greet guests as they enter the front hall of HGTV Dream Home 2010. Tongue-and-groove pine ceiling, decorative beams inspired by traditional vigas and smoke bell lanterns complete the look.
This designer dining room features a chunky dark timber table and casual white chairs to create a relaxed dining room in this coastal home. A contemporary painting of a local cliff is framed in a dark timber frame to tie in with the table.
Situated between the kitchen and living room, this dining room takes advantage of the timbered ceiling that spans the open space. The room's natural appeal comes from the abundance of warm wood elements, from the floors to window trim to ceiling timbers and kitchen cabinetry.
Installing mulch in the fall is beneficial in protecting plant roots from extreme temperatures in the winter months and also helps to preserve moisture if the region does not receive enough precipitation.