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The New (Smaller) Great Room
"cased openings, L-shaped rooms and sitting areas off kitchens without (horror!) a... large open space. Here are a few rooms that illustrate some of these elements.... want an open floor plan". Then they got their open plan and had no idea what to do... kitchen open to the living room and now I'm trying to figure out how to define them... love my open great room. Preppyplayer, I have a similar great room layout and was thinking..."
Open vs. Closed Kitchens — Which Style Works Best for You?
"approach: the open-concept kitchen at the heart of the home. "The kitchen was really a... Although open-concept kitchens are by far the more popular choice today, some homeowners... had semi-open, open, and our present home is closed. Thus far I like semi-open, we are... Even and "open floorplan" doesn't have to be completely open. Here are a few examples... find the open kitchen to be a perfect fit. I love open kitchens! I can't imagine inviting..."
Houzz Tour: A Manhattan Studio Opens to Flexibility
A dilapidated prewar studio becomes an efficient, adaptable living space filled with sunshine in space-hungry New York City
"adaptable open space. "Although size was definitely a challenge, this project isn't... that a floorplan has been attached; makes it much easier to visualise the overall... see the floorplan. fantastic use of space. Exceptional design....My compliments to... until I open the garage door and see the monster I've created out of being a packrat... In the open position it provides the comfort and luxury of a queen bed.Murphy bed:..."
Entryway Settees Open the Door to Hospitality
Set a tone of gracious welcome from the get-go with comfortable, cushioned seating for family and guests
Houzz Tour: A Victorian Cottage in Sydney Opens Up
Colors, not walls, now define spaces in this once-dreary home — and the new airy garden overlook helps too
"into an open and bright configuration. Dashes of color break up the modern addition... like to open our houses out to the outdoors. I've even had wild life come into my suburban... will be opening up my house with bifold doors leading to the patio.... and installing... It will open my space beautifully. I feel it's a better alternative than buying one... near the opening that ejects a mist of poison every few minutes. Hi Samantha. you can..."
5 Ways to Define Spaces Without Walls
Establish zones in an open layout without relying on typical barriers, using changes in material, level, color and more
"in an open layout without relying on typical barriers, using changes in material... colors and openings. Picture all of the objects that sit in it. Now take the walls away... being open to the rest of the space. Love this article. Open space planning continues... of the open feel and uninterrupted view of an open floor plan while still defining... homes with open floorplan quandaries, or a compact cottage where space is a premium and..."
Houzz Tour: Making Midcentury Modern Work for Modern Times
"updates open an Atlanta home for better light and flow... designing an open floor plan and a small entry addition that makes a giant impact. The dynamic... great. Open floorplans are completely not my thing, but the homeowners have managed... fan of open floor plans I think it makes the whole place looker bigger and the natural... that more open feel..... I loved it all, well done Lovely house. Great job on the exterior..."
House-Hunting Help: If You Could Pick Your Home Style ...
Love an open layout? Steer clear of Victorians. Hate stairs? Sidle up to a ranch. Whatever home you're looking for, this guide can help
"ve an open layout? Steer clear of Victorians. Hate stairs? Sidle up to a ranch. Whatever... We like open, airy floorplans, and being in our 50s, it was essential to have a house... without the "open concept," quality trim and solid construction, many tasty features.... with big open plan homes that had few closets outside of the bedrooms. As an added... room were open, but the formal living and dining rooms were separate. In "the Valley"..."
Below My Houzz: An Inviting Basement With Industrial Edge
"basement opens up a new world of sleek, functional spaces... into an open family room and bar, and incorporated secondary spaces including a laundry... sleek and open space that mixes old and new elements and highlights the places where... for the floorplan. We need floorplans. Great ideabook. Wish I could afford an... to the floor-plan, to the choice of materials and the execution. You've saved money... the more open industrial look (our celiling is just over 6 feet in most places). Any..."
My Houzz: Country-Chic Farmhouse in North Carolina
An open, contemporary layout and an expansive, picture-perfect site sit pretty with a family from the West Coast
"An open, contemporary layout and an expansive, picture-perfect site sit pretty with... and its open and contemporary layout. "The views outside the window are like a painting... Fresh, open, airy yet comfortable. What a lovely home in a lovely town! Everything... about the floorplan and I found a copy! I'll attach it below. Hope it is helpful! This... updated floorplan and wonderful details. Do you remember your source for the "bench"..."
Daring Style: Bedroom and Bath, All In One
"-Like Open Plans Remove the Master Bath Wall. Is This Look for You?... completely open to each other. That was a surprise! In lofts and open-plan homes, designers... the wide open bedroom/bathroom combo. I had seen it in some modern home and loft design... completely open to each other. Then about a year ago I was hired to stage a traditional... feel as open, light and bright as possible by eliminating walls and doors. Does that..."
Houzz Tour: Upping the Sophistication in a Charming Tudor
A mostly white palette, more open layout and new family room take a California cottage’s interiors from stock to chic
"more open layout and new family room take a California cottage’s interiors from... area that opens to the backyard and the kitchen. “From a real estate perspective, moving... love the openness as well as the abundance of natural light. Beautiful job. I love... y the opening-up of the dining room ceiling. My only criticism is I think the openings... The opening from the living room to the family room made such a huge difference..."
Modern Marries Traditional in a Chicago 'Shotgun' Home
Empty nesters enjoy a house that blends gable roofs and oak paneling with stainless steel, open spaces and bright interiors
"steel, open spaces and bright interiors... The open floor plan in this project is divided not by walls but by trim, color... but the floorplans and fittings haven't worn very well. Our climate isn't suited to... design. Open enough to let an abundance of natural light into the house without s... one room opening directly into the next; thus saving space but lacking privacy. Most... maintaining an open flow of space. For privacy, many rooms close off with glass French doors..."
Houzz Tour: Dancing to the 1970s in an Updated Vancouver Home
The open floor plan and updated appliances have modern moves, but the lime green and wood paneling still do the hustle
"The open floor plan and updated appliances have modern moves, but the lime green... function by opening the compartmentalized rooms, but she maintained the hustle-dance vibe... Love it! Open, bright, clean, fun, funky! I love the idea of allowing an original design... after floorplan as well, to see how space was reallocated. Congratulations to anyone... why I open my weekly emails from houzz I remember the Brady Bunch horse now. Thanks..."
Houzz Tour: Reinvigorating a Gable Eichler for a Family
Its classic open atrium remains, but updates help this California home meet today’s codes and quality standards
"classic open atrium remains, but updates help this California home meet today’s codes... central open atrium — in Burlingame, near San Francisco. John Klopf has been studying... the most open and airy Eichler I've ever seen! John Hill, I am always excited to see... get the floorplans for the house like this? I would really like to build something... to the open atrium. Ditto the adjacent laundry room, which has its own skylight —..."