A built-in wood bookcase with glass shelves provides a beautiful storage area for books, pictures and other decorative items. Wood molding, which matches the bookcase, connects all angles of the room, disguising a wet bar hidden behind a wood door.
Writing Desk, Armchair Tuck Neatly Into Stairwell Nooks in Foyer
You don't need a huge space to have a home office and reading nook. This desk and armchair are set up in small nooks created with the addition of a stairwell during a home renovation. A small writing desk offers enough room for a laptop and other desktop necessities, and the addition of a simple dining chair rather than a heavy duty office chair keeps the look streamlined.
Niche Under Stairwell Provides Perfect Space for Built-In Bookshelves, Reading Nook
All you need for your own personal home library or reading nook is a good bookshelf and a spot for a comfortable armchair. This reading spot makes use of a spot beneath a staircase that would otherwise be wasted. The back of the built-in bookcase is lined with removable wallpaper to give a pop of contrast to the moody green walls painted in Sherwin-Williams Country Squire. The nook includes an arc lamp to provide task lighting for reading and a small side table to hold a beverage, a soothing candle or the current book club book.
Landscaping incorporates native plants around this charming home. The mulch eliminates the need for chemical fertilizers and requires little irrigation – which means more time spent on the spacious front porch.
This lovely split-level home blends in beautifully with the trees and lawn around it, thanks to its soft gray-green siding. The stone facade and steps provide a touch of nature while the carriage-style garage doors and elegant wood front door add a bit of Craftsman charm.
This Craftsman-style home was designed with "green" features and functionalities throughout. The variations in the roofline and beautiful exterior color choices, “Renwick Olive" and ”Accessible Beige" bring out the Arts and Crafts charm in the exterior. The stone veneer facade creates a cohesive look throughout the landscape.
Sea Green Upstairs Staircase Hallway With Stained Glass Window Trim and Yellow Shaded Table Lamp On Wood Table
Sea green walls create a soft frame in the natural light of this staircase hallway. A warm yellow lampshade over the table lamp draws out the yellow coloring of the stain glass trim surrounding the windows. A wood table fills the space and provides support for a simple display to decorate the area.
Home Office and Reading Area Tucked Into Nooks in Deep Green Foyer
Small nooks in this foyer were transformed from dead space into a home office and reading corner. A small writing desk is sized appropriately for the corner tucked by the stairwell. Neutral colors were selected for the furnishings to work better with the walls painted in Sherwin-Williams Country Squire and the dark wood beadboard trim. The space is made more lively with colorful accessories, which are easy to swap as color and pattern styles change.
Craftsman Dining Nook With Green Geometric Print Wallpaper
This kitchen dining area features a wooden table paired with neutral painted chairs and bench seats, providing plenty of space for every member of the family. A white drum pendant light hangs above, while green geometric print wallpaper adds a lively finishing touch.
John Barrentine and Chuck Marquardt of the RED Real Estate Group recently sold this stunning Craftsman in Los Angeles' Hancock Park neighborhood, and affirm that the discerning use of color, including classic red and yellow on an olive background, added immensely to the curb appeal.
Craftsman Kitchen With Green Subway Tile, Ready for Entertaining
This newly renovated craftsman kitchen is party-ready, with an improved space plan and sleek, stylish finishes that update the space for a 21st-century family. Quartz countertops are durable and functional, and apple green subway tile complements the reddish tones in the Shaker-style cabinetry.