Paper lantern lights hang at staggered heights from the exposed ceiling beams in this covered patio. A jute area rug, rustic wood coffee table and driftwood sunburst mirror add texture and warmth to the space.
One side of this pool house remains open to look out into the yard and let in a cool breeze. The gray sectional couch, barn pendant lights and built in cabinets make this outdoor space make feel as comfortable as an indoor one.
White Master Bedroom with Large Windows, Exposed Ceiling Beams and Flokati Rug
An eclectic bedroom features formal elements such as the crystal chandeliers, yet is made casual and inviting with the addition of the exposed beams, lush white linens and Flokati rug. The primary design element, though, is the ocean outside: It's brought in visually by the expansive windows that surround the room on three sides.
White Modern Living Room that Opens to Outdoor Porch and Pool
The outdoors leap in -- and vice versa -- in this stunning midcentury modern home. Large glass doors slide aside to open an entire wall between the patio and living room. The white and neutral tones in the comfortably decorated room allow the colors of the lawn, shrubs and pool to be the vibrancy in the space.
Beach House Gallery Featuring High, Arched Ceilings and Glass Doors Leading to the Shore
When the ocean's shore awaits just outside, do everything possible to highlight that amazing feature. A large glass door is a must! Here, uniquely arched ceilings reflect the shape of the door and allow light to rise, creating a lofty, open effect.
Large Outdoor Porch with Stone Floors, Turquoise Upholstered Sofa and Ocean View
What a view! This porch is constructed and arranged to make the most of the seaside spot. Ample seating provides room for party guests or large families to lounge and dream; a covered area brings protection from the inevitable, occasional rain shower. Stone floors and exposed beam ceilings echo the Mediterranean style of the beach home.