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Mahoney Architects & Interiors: More than cookies in the oven... contemporary-family-room

Mahoney Architects & Interiors: More than cookies in the oven...


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January 2, 2014
nancyh21 wrote:
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nancy, another option to consider is TVCoverUps. Framed art(including your own) or mirror adds to the room's decor with the hidden TV and Entertainment Consoles beneath.
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December 10, 2013
lsc62 wrote:
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isc62, you may want to consider TVCoverUps. Framed art(including your own) or mirror adds to the room's decor with the hidden TV & Entertainment Consoles beneath.
See how EASY it really is:
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December 27, 2011
Jenny Burrow wrote:
Where can you find bifold pocket door cabinet hardware like this?
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It's just a combination of standard retractable cabinet door hardware from a manufacturer such as Hafele or Blum - and a few simple hinges.
    Bookmark   December 27, 2011 at 2:35PM
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November 11, 2009
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I would paint it the same color as the wall, you really want it to fade into the background.
    Bookmark   August 22, 2012 at 7:15PM
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Great idea for the tight spaces - minimalistic design is very appealing - time machine is unnecessary. Love it.
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May 15, 2014
fred6070 wrote:
hardware for retractable, bifold doors-where can I get it?
March 7, 2013
bonjovina wrote:
May 3, 2012
melissajen1 wrote:
How wide is opening and how many inches to accommodate each door? - How wide is the opening and how many inches are each door pockets on each side? Thx

What Houzz contributors are saying:

Sometimes, when you're sick, all you really want to do is veg on the sofa with a bowl of soup and an America's Next Top Model marathon on TV. This sofa-TV combo looks just about perfect for that. Lots of pillows on the sofa - perfect for arranging (or tossing on the floor for more room) and a clear shot of the TV. But I also like that this room is not solely devoted to the television. It hides behind a neat cabinet for those non-sick, non-ANTM days, so guests don't have to feel like they're hanging out in a movie theater.
Useful as they are, most TVs don't make a great aesthetic statement - which makes cabinets like this one a good investment.
Niche Interiors added this to Tastefully Incorporating Televisions
Perfect -- hidden away when not in use, and at a good angle when you need it.
Bi-fold doors hide the TV, then open and slide into the media cabinet when it's time for viewing.
Vanessa Brunner added this to 5 Relationship Problems Solved by Design
Problem No. 2: Communication has gone out the window. With all the distractions of day-to-day life, it's easy to misunderstand what your loved one is saying. And of course, misunderstanding can quickly lead to an argument. (I know that my boyfriend and I would save a lot of time and energy if we just listened to each other in the first place.) Having a conversation in person — not on a cell phone or via text message — and without distraction can make a world of difference. So make sure that you have a quiet and relaxing space where you can talk without the distraction of electronic devices. Having the ability to hide your TV, for example, can make a big difference. Don't just turn your set off — tuck it away entirely. Let your living room or family room become a space that's just about the two of you and your conversation.
It's also nice to be able to tuck that TV out of sight with built-ins when you're not watching.

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waldau79 added this to Fireplace
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Bifold pocket door...
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on Monday
Jennifer Kerr added this to Living Room Ideas
on Monday
Hidden tv -- not above fireplace
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last Friday
Hidden tv
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January 19, 2015
TV Cabinet
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January 17, 2015
tv cabinet
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January 16, 2015
the hidden tv
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January 16, 2015
built in television
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January 12, 2015
fold back doors; part of cabinet below
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January 12, 2015
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January 6, 2015
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January 4, 2015
Great way to hide tv.
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January 3, 2015
TV cabinet
vitasthefetus added this to Sandy Springs - laundry, cubbies, TV, etc.
January 3, 2015
Hidden TV in family room. We prefer the doors to fold back and in than to open out to the side.
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January 3, 2015
Like the retraction; would prefer single cabinet door to folding doors.
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December 31, 2014
hidden tv
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December 28, 2014
tv next to fireplace
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December 28, 2014
covered tv
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December 27, 2014
Bi fold doors
Julie Rutledge added this to Interior
December 9, 2014
fireplace instead of TV, built ins
Leslie Kowitz added this to Living Room Ideas
December 6, 2014
Fireplace and off-set TV with hiding doors. Perfect combo
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December 6, 2014
Tv beside the fireplace
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December 6, 2014
porte pliante qui entrent à l'intérieur de chaque côté
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December 1, 2014
tv hide
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November 30, 2014
Hidden TV doors
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November 29, 2014
bernelly added this to built ins
November 29, 2014
Tv cabnet
Ruby Knafo added this to Favorites
November 29, 2014
Built in for family room with hidden TV - would prefer less open shelf area and built in to ceiling
dunebunny added this to DuneBunny's Condo Inspirations
November 28, 2014
TV hide-away.
Hilary Hunt added this to Fireplace Ideas
November 25, 2014
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November 22, 2014
TV cover
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November 19, 2014
hidden tv
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November 19, 2014
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November 17, 2014
Like the idea of the doors on the built in
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November 10, 2014
hide tv
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November 10, 2014
retractable bifold doors
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November 8, 2014
hidden tv
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November 2, 2014
Hidden tv
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November 2, 2014
Slide back doors like Cerne
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November 2, 2014
Built in for tv
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October 31, 2014
TV cabinet
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October 28, 2014
TV in niche, style of the rest of the room
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October 27, 2014
TV hidden
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October 27, 2014
Cabinet similar was walls
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October 26, 2014
basic concealment
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October 25, 2014
tv cab
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October 15, 2014
Built in tv
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October 12, 2014
Concealed tv
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October 9, 2014
Concealed tv
jcorsaut added this to jcorsaut's ideas
October 8, 2014
The bi-folding door setup
ironjawedwoman added this to TVs
September 30, 2014
hide the tv in built ins like in the past, just more shallow
Jessica added this to Bessinger project
September 29, 2014
Functional way to hide the TV when not in use
emilyh425b added this to Family Room
September 28, 2014
Hidden TV
kkatz33 added this to Katz
September 25, 2014
Love the coach and pillow combination
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September 23, 2014
Door to close in tv
pinkypandy added this to pinkypandy's ideas
September 21, 2014
TV cabinet with folding doors
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September 15, 2014
Hideaway tv cabinets or later living room
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September 13, 2014
TV hidden
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September 9, 2014
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September 5, 2014
tv storage
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September 5, 2014
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September 4, 2014
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September 4, 2014
Hidden tv
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August 30, 2014
Hidden tv
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August 27, 2014
there are closed cabinets next to this mantel but open bookcases make it look okay and not closed off uninviting
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August 22, 2014
Hid tv
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August 18, 2014
Cabinet for tv
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August 16, 2014
eburstad added this to eburstad's Ideas
August 14, 2014
tv cabinet built in
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August 13, 2014
hidden tv off to side
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August 11, 2014
how peace flows through this wall
Janis Donaldson added this to janis_donaldson's ideas
August 10, 2014
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August 3, 2014
tv stand
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July 30, 2014
hide tv under the stairs with built in?
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July 28, 2014
hidden tv
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July 28, 2014
transom window mirror
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July 27, 2014
tv doors
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July 26, 2014
tv cover
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July 21, 2014
Chris Greeno added this to Bedroom
July 20, 2014
bi fold doors for beside bed bottom
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July 16, 2014
concealed tv
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July 13, 2014
hidden tv
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July 8, 2014
doors, hidden tv
cmichell added this to cmichell's Ideas
July 4, 2014
Amy Combs added this to Living Room Ideas
July 2, 2014
Tv built in next to mantle
stadoss added this to Living Room Ideas
June 30, 2014
TV cabinet
diana added this to Living Room Ideas
June 29, 2014
tv to side and hidden. Height looks better for watching than above mantle
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June 29, 2014
hidden TV
ecress1 added this to ecress1's Ideas
June 23, 2014
Wood behind TV cabinet--I like the way they combined the wood with the white paint
dinanaj added this to Living Room Ideas
June 16, 2014
tv cabinet
jaimekaye added this to Living Room Ideas
June 11, 2014
pocket doors for built in
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June 8, 2014
tv cabinet
Nora Carson added this to carsonnf's ideas
June 8, 2014
TV Cabinet
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June 4, 2014
fireplace tv
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June 4, 2014
Pull out drawer for TV
Laurel Bailey added this to Entertainment Wall
June 3, 2014
Hmmm, louvered doors that slide back into the wall.
Denise Carroll-McLean added this to Kitchen Ideas
June 1, 2014
TV storage
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June 1, 2014
folding doors
Ruby Knafo added this to Living Room Ideas
May 28, 2014
Built in - hidden tv
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May 26, 2014
can we add a swing out arm?
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May 24, 2014
Hidden TV
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May 24, 2014
TV doors slide into wall pocket
mandydandy83 added this to mandydandy83's Ideas
May 20, 2014
TV armoire
4busyboysmom added this to Living Room Ideas
May 19, 2014
The tv is hidden when not in use.
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May 19, 2014
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May 18, 2014
Doors on built ins
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May 16, 2014
Built in
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May 15, 2014
Hidden tv
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May 13, 2014
conceal tv. retractable door.
jintos added this to jintos's ideas
May 11, 2014
Hide tv
mpjmueller added this to mpjmueller's ideas
May 11, 2014
TV and fireplace
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May 8, 2014
sliding doors to hide TV, closer to eye level is off-center couch ok?
dmgriffith added this to dmgriffith's ideas
April 30, 2014
TV wall
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April 28, 2014
large hidden tv doors
Wendy Walsh added this to Garage storage
April 27, 2014
retractable accordion doors
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April 27, 2014
It has Potential
boushly added this to boushly's Ideas
April 27, 2014
Perfect for livingroom
Esther Morgan added this to Family Room
April 27, 2014
tv cover
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April 27, 2014
Hidden TV
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April 23, 2014
hideaway tv
emilyholloman added this to LIVING AREA
April 17, 2014
cabinet for TV
amanda2127 added this to New Build - Ideas
April 16, 2014
Hidden television ... a combination of standard retractable cabinet door hardware from a manufacturer such as Hafele or Blum - and a few simple hinges.
Frank Jones added this to Really final
April 16, 2014
TV pull out
klmrq7 added this to klmrq7's ideas
April 14, 2014
Folding doors
macamacho added this to macamacho's ideas
April 13, 2014
Exactly. Windows above built ins.
goyalks added this to goyalks's Ideas
April 12, 2014
Doors to hide TV
patzmar added this to storage
April 12, 2014
Hide the tv!!
Mark Kress added this to 2955
April 8, 2014
Fireplace the focal point with the TV out of sight when needed. Piano windows above built in making the wall symmetrical.
timepiece added this to Living room
April 7, 2014
tv next to fireplace
Tamara Gottlieb added this to Bathroom Ideas
April 5, 2014
Doors to hide tv
Varun Arora added this to varun_arora's ideas
April 4, 2014
belindabhazel added this to Living Room Ideas
April 4, 2014
TV cabinet
debkin added this to den
March 30, 2014
tv cabinet
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March 26, 2014
TV to the side of the FP... ?? Not sure if this would work though..
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March 24, 2014
TV armoire
finchsharon added this to finchsharon's ideas
March 23, 2014
Living room tv coverage
matheg added this to matheg's ideas
March 17, 2014
Compromise between having a windows, built-ins and a tv next to the fireplace...
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March 16, 2014
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March 15, 2014
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kristin1600 added this to family room
March 15, 2014
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March 14, 2014
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March 14, 2014
Sliding door to hide tv
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March 13, 2014
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March 9, 2014
TV cover
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March 8, 2014
door to cover tv
karolynny added this to KLY's TV/Family Room
March 8, 2014
hidden TV
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March 3, 2014
Hidden tv
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March 2, 2014
TV Storage
cbmyers30 added this to cbmyers30's Ideas
March 2, 2014
Possible way to hide tv
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March 2, 2014
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March 1, 2014
newburn project
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March 1, 2014
Built in bookshelf
Rachel Sorber added this to rachel_sorber's ideas
March 1, 2014
I like the builtins to hide the tv
mamapopz added this to mamapopz's Ideas
February 25, 2014
Nice tv built in area
slcs added this to slcs's ideas
February 25, 2014
tv next to fireplace
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February 24, 2014
Hidden TV
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February 24, 2014
Tv cabinet
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February 24, 2014
Built-in idea to hide TV
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February 23, 2014
TV cover via folding doors
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February 23, 2014
tv to side of fireplace
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February 22, 2014
Example of adjacent and if we wanted to hide
Jackie Mattingly added this to jackie_mattingly's ideas
February 20, 2014
Cabinet hide
Kris Olson added this to fireplace
February 19, 2014
Bi-fold doors
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February 19, 2014
window molding is great
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February 18, 2014
Cabinet Doors
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February 15, 2014
Door system to hide TV
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February 15, 2014
Width changes
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February 14, 2014
Bifold retractable doors
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February 12, 2014
Like the option of shutting doors on tv if you want
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February 12, 2014
TV example
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February 10, 2014
Tv area
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February 9, 2014
way to hide TV and mask off center issue?
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February 8, 2014
tv door
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February 7, 2014
TV with doors
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February 6, 2014
tv location
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February 5, 2014
window over built-in
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February 1, 2014
where to put the freakin tv!
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January 30, 2014
built-in tv
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January 30, 2014
Hinged doors
ginbenn added this to living room sectional, built ins and fireplace
January 27, 2014
I like the doors to close off TV. Could do this if we put the fireplace in the middle and the tv to the right? could also do for TV if we put it on top of the fireplace as well. to the right of fireplace is a good use of space since we have the radiator to deal with.
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January 26, 2014
Next to fireplace. Right height and size.
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