2232 entertainment room Stories
Guest Picks: Thanksgiving Cooking and Entertaining
Sure, the food is the star on this holiday, but a festive table provides plenty to give thanks for as well
Room of the Day: Traditional Living Room Gets a Contemporary Spin
Strategic changes transform a dated living room into a sleek space made for relaxing and entertaining
"living room into a sleek space made for relaxing and entertaining... living room was a top priority. Upgrading a standard ceiling fan, changing the trim... in this room make the overall design sophisticated and rich. The wall unit on the... original room color. The only place I like white walls is in a beach theme. Looks good... in this room And the recessed lighting?? It looks like they were both Photoshopped... living room and decided to use two shades of blue for opposing walls, and painting..."
Extendable Tables Solve Dining Dilemmas
More really is merrier for holiday and everyday entertaining when your dining table adjusts to fit your guests
"everyday entertaining when your dining table adjusts to fit your guests... for more room for their diners. Prepare yourself ahead of time this holiday season and... dining room when the table is sized for two. You should have included Roche Bobois's... table when entertaining a crowd. Am definitely going to store the idea in my memory-bank... dining room but Mom found a buffet cabinet that housed a extending table similar to..."
How to Pick a Table and Chairs for Holiday Hosting
"ready for entertaining with the right dining table and comfy chairs... ining-room-atlanta Here is how I make room for 20+ diners at holiday meals. I have... living room (and move the couch into the dining room). I picked up 2 sheets of 1"... ample room for 8 but we've squeezed in 12 when necessary. It can be stashed in the... ining-room-the-table/ And, btw, Bubblyjock - you absolutely crack us up! "...60"... dining room w/ see-through fireplace at one end, patio door on a side and large windows..."
How to Wow Your Guests With a Dramatic Dining Room
"dining room, where you can create a space that’s great for entertaining. Whether your... better room in which to indulge your dramatic decorating fantasies than the dining... separate room, think like a set designer and add some decadent touches to stimulate... dining room I would like to concentrate on my company and the food. These rooms would... dining room. We rarely use it. On the occasions that we do entertain, it's not big..."
Key Measurements for Planning the Perfect Dining Room
Consider style, function and furniture shapes and sizes to plan a dining space that will let you entertain with ease
"dining room remains a desirable feature, whether it is a distinct room or integrated... when the room is fully in use. Table and seat heights tend to be standard but all else... family room) with the family room (now dining room) located in the kitchen and dining... nt of rooms (for size) is perfect for us. We transposed the living/dining room (now... dining rooms. One of my big gripes is the size of dining rooms in some of the "M..."
Room of the Day: A Loft Space Filled With Character
"in the rooms are terrific! I love the look but it would have been better to have more... A long room at the front of the house serves as a combined living-dining room. It... of the room.Bar: West Elm It also makes the space, which is adjacent to the kitchen... central for entertaining.“I think they love the open space,” says Santosuosso. “Honestly... grand room that seems cramped. In this home the lofty ceilings will never be occupied..."
10 Elements of a Great Home Bar
"a rec room, great room, library, office or even in your outdoor space. Whichever... enjoy entertaining often, you might want to add a wet bar to your home. It should... frequent entertaining needs. Here are some sensible-style strategies to get your wet... contemporary room — as it does here — just as much as a traditional one. The open shelving... like to entertain. Choose a size that fits your space, and a style — either paneled..."
Emerging Virtual-Reality Home Systems Might Blow Your Mind
Get near-total immersion in home entertainment with virtual-reality gadgets worthy of a sci-fi flick, coming soon
"in home entertainment with virtual-reality gadgets worthy of a sci-fi flick, coming... form of entertainment. And home virtual reality won’t benefit just gamers. It will... come with rooms designated for gaming (more than a man cave) I mean you go to an open... gaming room; complete with white walls, floors, and ceiling. The projection screen... out the room and please notice the floors are made of rubber so when you dodge bullets..."
Basement of the Week: Backyard Beauty Inspires a Resort-Like Space
Open to the outdoors and all kinds of entertaining possibilities, this spacious renovated basement is fun for the whole family
"kinds of entertaining possibilities, this spacious renovated basement is fun for the... for more room for family fun and entertaining. They contacted builder John Willis... living room and fully equipped bar; the room now opens out to the yard. New steel... living room outdoors. Thomas thought carefully about how to connect the two spaces... Billiards The room is full of fun activities for adults and children; Thomas planned space..."
11 Elements of the Perfect Sunroom
Relax in your own sunny retreat right at home — these features will make your sunroom comfortable, inviting and entertaining
"finished room. If you're thinking about someday adding a sunroom or turning an existing... living room or family room. Just food for thought. Nana doors....... My dream is to... breakfast room/ sunroom combination or as some would say a "morning" room.... your sun room. I love most of the rooms in this article, but I would not want my office... of the room. What great shots and uses for the four seasons sun rooms! I love to see..."
Have a Ball With Your Billiard Room
Decadently plush or based in a barn, these stunning billiard rooms show how much fun it is to take style cues from a pool table
"billiard rooms show how much fun it is to take style cues from a pool table... Whether the rooms take their cue from the table or the other way around, the results can... family room and a living room anyhow! We use the room all the time, everyone loves... room into a pool room about 18 years ago. We have never regretted it. No need for... explains the room size you'll need to enjoy a billiards table in your new home: http://www..."
Beat Winter's Chill With an Indoor Picnic
"(living room+dining room+ kitchen all in one) and 2. The host has less time to cook... how we entertained friends with simple picnic meals on a bare dining room floor because... living room floors. Years later I found out, that all of it was to disguise the fact... decorate room themselves with my help. We watch theme movie, tell or read stories. In... living room and she would disappear for half an hour or so and return with a tea cart..."
9 Ways to Bring Comfort and Joy to Family Room Guests
A little prep can help the whole family gather comfortably for a memorable holiday visit in your home
"relaxed and entertained in the family room.... Comfort, entertainment and ambience are important. Here are nine elements that will... family room for extra lounging spots. You may find yourselves fighting over them.... floor. 5. Entertainment. Of course, a movie night is always a fun way to unwind with... there is room for all to put their feet up while they digest the big holiday meal. This... into the room when you want to spread out. 4. Comfortable seating for everyone. A large..."
Room of the Day: A Maine Guest Cottage Steeped in Charm
Once offering eggs for sale, this little guesthouse now offers a serene experience in a refined rustic setting
"for the room alive. The room can then be missed and re- appreciated when he weather... beautiful room and also good in the outside. Is there water? Restroom? What do visitors... enclosed room. It doesn't appear to reach all the way to the ground. It doesn't... to be room behind the side door for a bathroom. The window placement appears symmetrical... been very entertaining to read! Many read the article at top, then post their comments..."