One black wall in this sea of white turns a modern stairway into a focal point and spotlights colorful contemporary paintings. The narrow stairwell incorporates a unique coffered ceiling with integrated lighting as well as an open, slatted stair design that doesn't hide the art.
The colored concrete floor in this sparkling white guest home adds depth to the simple color palette. By keeping the walls white and the floors one unified finish, this modest guest home feels more spacious.
This small vintage kitchen showcases a modern flair, from the brass hardware on the classic white cabinets to the gas range. Dark slate flooring pairs well with the tile backsplash and marble countertops that wrap from the farmhouse sink to the oven.
Pathway With Metal Railing Leads to Modern Outdoor Space
Great expanses of glass and clean, modern lines merge to form a San Francisco-area home that's as spectacular as its view. A custom rail encloses this interior walkway without obstructing the line of sight.
This modern floating steel and wood staircase rises adjacent to an oversized polycarbonate window. The translucent polycarbonate offers privacy while still providing daylight in the middle of the open stairwell.
Pale hardwood, sheer draperies and a translucent room divider give the open living space and entry of this California home a dreamy quality. A coffered ceiling adds interest above, while clerestory windows maximize light in the space.
Artwork Creates Visual Interest in Sleek Stairwell
The juxtaposition of the heavy materials used for the stairs and the delicate poppies featured in the artwork creates a striking sense of balance in this chic stairwell. The artwork is actually printed on a sheet of aluminum, which is perfect for the space and shifts the piece from being familiar to something exceptionally unique and rare.
Pale flooring and white walls reflect the abundant natural light that streams into this modern California home. A translucent wall panel separates the foyer from the dining room, delineating the space while keeping its open, airy feel.
Play Corner Tucked Under Low Ceiling Includes Fun Storage Options
A tight corner under a vaulted ceiling is the perfect spot for a play corner for the pint-sized family members. Hanging baskets provide a fun spot to stash stuffed animals, while floor cubbies provide more space for corraling toys while still keeping them in-sight and reachable for the small ones.