This neutral modern kitchen was brought back to life by opening up the space and adding windows. Updated lighting was added to fit today's lifestyle and also respect the age and style of the space. Custom wood cabinets were added throughout. Thought was given to each finish to ensure that the original style of the house was retained with a more modern touch.
An elegant marble counter tops mint green cabinetry to create a welcoming space to gather in this Craftsman-style kitchen. "We wanted it to be a little something special," designer Jamie House says. "It’s a walkway, so there wasn’t enough room to extend the counter far enough to accommodate seating, but it’s a good space to stop and talk."
A small breakfast bar provides a spot for eating in this grand, remodeled kitchen. White cabinets and soft gray walls complement the warm wood floors to make the kitchen feel spacious and clean without being sterile. Combining the Carrara Marble subway tiles with the light gray grout gives the marble an aged, but beautiful appearance.
An exposed brick wall infuses this bright modern living room with a warm ambiance. The ceiling beams and trim were painted espresso brown to further draw the eye to the brick wall. A cork table and cork flooring bring an organic element to the neutral space.
Subtle variations in color and texture bring a striking cohesiveness to the sitting area in this bright, open living space. The decorative touches are minimal which allow the modern style to shine, as well as drawing attention to features like the exposed brick wall, painted beams and natural cork floor.
Tall wainscoting provides a Craftsman touch with a vintage look to a dining room in a new-construction home. French country furnishings add to the comfortable, time-worn look, while a contemporary light fixture balances the overall look.
This modern home was brought back to life by opening up the spaces, adding windows and moving/adding doors. The HVAC chase that originally divided the family room was removed to create an open floor plan that now houses a cozy sitting area.
A live-edge wood countertop reclaimed from an old barn in Texas' Hill Country dresses this family hub station in a Houston kitchen. The bulletin board and cubbies encourage organization in the room that sees the heaviest traffic of the whole home.
This midcentury modern bathroom was brought back to life with updated light fixtures, a stylish new vanity and custom cabinetry. Thought was given to each finish to ensure the original style of the home was retained with a more modern touch.
Adding a quilt and throw on top of everyday bed linens creates an extra cozy bed to land in at night. Layers of neutral tones and a small pop of mustard are the key to keeping a room with minimal color from feeling too one-note.