This home boasts a warm, sun-washed exterior and flat roofline for a classic Southwestern look. Bold colored patio furniture brightens the pool deck and provides shaded space for relaxation after a swim in the pool or dip in the hot tub.
This pretty, traditional kitchen shines in the details, from the marble countertop to the cup-style cabinet pulls. A professional full-size refrigerator and freezer add function and wow-factor to this cozy space.
Contemporary design flows from this warm living room. A large purple sofa sits opposite the wall of windows letting in lots of natural light, with the nearby art wall illuminated by a modern globe floor lamp. A creamy stone-inspired coffee table sits on top of a large striped area rug in black-and-white.
To add some visual eye candy to her brand-new kitchen, HGTV fan cc_insidearch used gold glassed-curved tile to create a basket weave-patterned backsplash in the cut-out of her back wall cabinet unit. With bright backlighting and a reflective granite countertop, the glass tiles' iridescent finish appears especially sleek and shiny.
Terracotta tile flooring ground this Spanish kitchen, which is truly the heart of the home. Barstools pull up to the large island for casual dining, while rustic-meets-glam light fixtures add style overhead. Warm wood cabinets provide much-needed storage, while elegantly neutral countertops lighten the space.
Dark wood wall paneling and soaring 35-food ceilings create a stately look to this in-home library that boasts two floors of bookshelves. A chesterfield sofa, armchairs and table offer options for pleasure reading or serious study.
Architectural detail abounds in this space, from the inlaid flooring to the beamed, cathedral-height ceiling, to the custom wrought-iron balcony rails. A Medieval-inspired chandelier gives a nod to the castle-like detailing in the home's architecture. A stone fireplace creates a focal point, and traditional furnishings are in proportion with the room's generous dimensions.
Elegant brown cabinets fill up one wall of this contemporary kitchen floor to ceiling to create the maximum storage space in the open concept design. Dual ovens and a cooktop make sure the kitchen's prepped for any culinary project.
The homeowners love to entertain, so the house is designed to create an open and casual atmosphere with a strong connection to the outdoors. The home is oriented toward the best view of the river while maintaining good solar orientation for taking advantage of solar heat gain in the winter and keeping out the hot summer sun. The large roof over the living room serves to shade large areas of glass in the summer, while geothermal heat pumps and high levels of insulation help keep it warm and energy efficient in the winter. With such an extreme climate in Big Sky, Mont., the house is specifically designed to withstand both sides of the temperature spectrum.
Getting a high-end look in your kitchen is possible with a couple easy ideas. Taking cabinetry to the ceiling gives a kitchen a custom look, recessed lighting and stainless steel appliances finish the look.
This is a multipurpose room designed to be a home library with occasional use as a dining room. The room is about the art of the mix; the look is modern with Asian influences, providing serenity with interest. The homeowners use the space for studying with their children at night and formal dinner parties on the weekends.
This family of five needed a kitchen that fit their active lifestyle. The main goal of the kitchen remodel was to create an open plan that flows into the dining room and home office. Slate tile flooring and shared cabinetry connects the kitchen and home office, which also functions as the kids' homework center.
Raising the bottom height of one wall cabinet by six inches allows homeowners to fill the coffee pot each morning without moving it. Glass doors on the Mission-style cabinets make it easy for cooks to quickly find dishes, while roll out trays in the pantry allow for quick access.