Crisp wainscoting and a craftsman, coffered ceiling make this English-inspired sunroom a sought-after spot to eat breakfast each morning. The industrial pendant light and built-in booth add a welcomed, relaxed feeling in this otherwise formal space.
This custom-built home boasts five bedrooms and six and a half baths, but the master suite is truly the pièce de résistance. Here, a tray ceiling and walls with wainscoting create an elegant backdrop for a tufted bed, white armchairs and a zebra-print area rug.
A tall coffered ceiling and matching wainscoting set a grand tone in the living room of this Old Greenwich, Conn., estate. The room enjoys breathtaking seascape views and opens to an outdoor terrace where the homeowners and guests may enjoy the waters of Long Island Sound up close.
After the renovation, the master bedroom in the Gubelmann's new home feels modern and functional, blending Alex's modern sensibilities with Fiona's more vintage taste to create the hip hotel retreat feel that the homeowners wanted. Double doors provide a dramatic entrance, while wainscoting and yellow walls warm up the space. The crown molding frames the ceiling and its spectacular chandelier, as seen on HGTV's House Hunters Renovation.
Instead of a side table that stands on four legs, this one hangs from the ceiling. Inside is a niche for books and magazines. Designers used a rich blue wainscoting as a springboard for more layers of color and pattern.
The formal dining room showcases honey-colored wainscoting and an intricate wood ceiling. Along the back wall, a delicate stained glass window is framed in by wood trim, filtering through sunlight and blending with the warmth of the sconces and chandelier.
A hand-carved solid birch mirror in a black finish hangs above an ebony hand-rubbed buffet table, drawing the eye up to visually heighten this neutral dining room. A modern polished nickel chandelier illuminates the crisp, clean table settings in the neutral space. White dinnerware complements the white wainscoting and tray ceiling, while clear glass vases hold fresh hydrangea bloom centerpieces.
The slate floor in this mudroom is the perfect base for a space that's sure to get messy. The dark tone hides dirt and mud well and is easy to clean. White wainscoting and high ceilings give the room a clean feel — even when it's not.
The family room has tall ceilings, so white wainscoting was used to visually lower the height of the space for a cozy feel. Clean white decorative accents provide contrast without too much visual clutter. A lime-green color brings a fun and lighthearted feel to the design, while neutral furniture allows the wall color to shine.
This master bathroom might seem simple, but it's actually rich with classic design elements like coffered ceilings, wainscoting and mosaic tile flooring. Two chrome towel racks flank the shower door so the owners don't have to go far for their towels.
This inviting dining room features a color palette of cool blues and soft greens that perfectly complement the warm wood table, dining chairs and sideboard. Overhead, a tray ceiling dresses up the space, while traditional wainscoting and columns impress below.