The home office includes an architectural feature in the middle of the room, a brick chimney that was painted white like the walls. “We kept the brick because of the texture,” says designer Brian Patrick Flynn. “And because it’s HGTV Urban Oasis, we like the idea of a little bit of an urban element in here.”
A gorgeous tulip table is surrounded by mismatched chairs in this fun, eclectic apartment. To give the dining space an identity of its own, the brick wall by the dining table is painted white, unlike the natural brick wall found in the nearby kitchen.
Midcentury-Modern Living Room Sitting Nook With Brick Wall
A vintage lamp table with an oversized shade sheds light on a comfy armchair in this midcentury-modern living room. An exposed brick wall is painted white to brighten the neutral space, and gray patterned wallpaper adds interest on an accent wall.
Joanna and Chip Gaines have transformed the living room by painting the walls neutral gray with white trim and white ceilings. They kept the original Dutch door but painted it with a faux finish to look like a dark stained wood grain. The fireplace brick was painted white and shiplap paneling with a natural wood mantle was installed.
Bright Transitional Kitchen With White Marble Island, Bubble Light Fixture and Exposed Beams
Natural light bounces off the polished white surfaces of this transitional kitchen design. Painted exposed ceiling beams blend with the color while adding a subtle texture. A modern bubble light fixture hangs over the white marble island counter lined with simple and stylish wood barstools. A white painted brick wall and stainless steel range hood incorporate a classic kitchen feel.
Modern Loft Living Room With Navy Blue Sofa, White Painted Brick and Mustard Yellow Chair
A deep navy blue sofa adds a rich tone to the room against the white painted brick walls. A faux-texture gray area rug encompasses the sofa simple wood coffee table and midcentury modern, mustard yellow chair. A black and white modern art piece is balanced against the wall to fill some space while retaining the minimalist feel.
Black and White Traditional Kitchen with Gray Subway Tile
White cabinets and black kitchen appliances pop against the gray paint and gray subway tile on the walls of this Traditional kitchen. Bowls of fresh fruit on the marble countertop add a splash of color against the grays and the neutral tile floor.
This light and airy modern loft living space is created by combining comfortable, curved furniture with mixed textures, such as the leather tufted sofa and mohair, gray sofas. The brick walls have been painted a neutral white shade highlighting the curves of the three large windows.
By removing a wall, the designers were able to open up the living room and make it feel much more inviting. A fireplace anchors the space, with its brick painted white to match a wall in the kitchen -- and make the two rooms look even more cohesive.