Designers wanted to create a reception area that feels very connected, but also has clearly defined spaces, so they chose to incorporate elements into their design that would visually separate each one. In the waiting area, built-in bookshelves wrap around the chairs for waiting clients; in the reception space, wood paneling and artwork provides definition. Finally, the main office space is hidden behind a set of pocket doors that can be opened or closed, per the needs of the situation.
Opposite the open kitchen waits the family's main living space. Two plush gray sectionals ensure that everyone has enough room to stretch out, while a floating cabinet offers storage for video games and movies.
This quaint sitting area is situated under the stairs. Cabinetry with painted wicker inserts houses the home's wireless internet router among other small necessities. The nook serves as an easy, comfortable spot while perusing cookbooks, waiting for a friend to arrive or chatting on the phone.
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Those playful patterns and vibrant colors continue out onto the terrace, where a bright orange area rug softens the wood flooring. The space also includes an outdoor table and matching chairs, with a pitcher and two glasses waiting at the ready for guests.