Thomas Saxby Architect
Architects & Designers
Addition and Remodel traditional dining room
 

Addition and Remodel

Dining room view from living room.

Photo by David Duncan Livingston
URL
http://tsaxbyarchitect.com

This photo has 3 questions

Mingui Hernandez wrote:
French Doors - Gorgeous - Hi Thomas, I live in Santa Cruz and have a room: wood floors inside (den) and patio (pool facing) out. We're replacing our sliders with french doors. I see this open in. What is your thought of open-out?? In our dining room (similar to this) we have Open-in French doors (open to deck). But in our den (small area, door would hit bar counter if open-in), we'd like open-out. Thoughts? would California code allow that?
   Comment   July 25, 2012
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Thomas Saxby Architect
Outward swinging doors are permitted when the exterior landing is no more than 1/2" lower than the interior floor elevation. With inward swinging doors, you're allowed to step down up to 7-3/4" to the exterior landing. Check with your local building official for more details.
July 25, 2012 at 10:08am   
Sign Up to comment
Denise Storm wrote:
Paint color please!!!!!!!
   Comment   January 26, 2012
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
DeCocco Design
Pretty yellow. Look at Sherwin's Napery/6386 for a similar hue.
January 27, 2012 at 6:24am   
Sign Up to comment
sylvieemilie wrote:
I would like to know where to purchase the chandelier, it's very different and whimsical.
   Comment   July 2, 2011
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
sylvieemilie
yes I have looked at PB incessantly. Not theirs unless it was from a while back. Thanks anyway.
July 2, 2011 at 7:41pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
pauli12
you are right, I just thought it was the same one.....
July 3, 2011 at 6:10am   
Sign Up to comment

What Houzzers are commenting on:

russrd13 added this to Kitchen Ideas
April 12, 2014
ceiling, floor, trim
bacrankin added this to bacrankin's Ideas
March 25, 2014
Nook. Facing living room
Ryan Foster added this to ryan_foster's ideas
March 18, 2014
cased opening to family room
jamiebarn added this to Kitchen Ideas
March 13, 2014
between kitchen and dining room once it is more open (littlebookcases)
teresasvedin added this to FCCLA
March 9, 2014
bookcase
famseeker added this to lake house dining room
March 8, 2014
shelf
cre8tivmind added this to cre8tivmind's ideas
February 27, 2014
casing/trim
charm275 added this to Mindy275
February 27, 2014
cased openings
Kelly Smiar Interior Design added this to Baker
February 14, 2014
room divider with built ins
marcaw2 added this to Misc
February 14, 2014
built ins in DR entrance
dorrio added this to dorrio's ideas
February 7, 2014
floors, trimwork
dwilliams5622 added this to Second Time Around
January 26, 2014
niche
lyncunningham added this to Exterior Ideas
January 22, 2014
wide cased opening
mysticstylz added this to Rutledge living
January 18, 2014
Cased opening
azadan123 added this to azadan123's ideas
January 18, 2014
Los Altos
karincebulla added this to Office
January 10, 2014
built in book case
sjauck added this to kitchen
December 29, 2013
Chairs
thedoviest added this to kitchens
December 29, 2013
Architect
bungalowrenovator added this to living room
December 7, 2013
French door
alexandrar added this to Family room and kitchen
December 7, 2013
shelf
annielaura added this to dining room
December 4, 2013
bookcases in cased opening
beckywoodhouse1 added this to French doors
November 24, 2013
traditional
msakaniwa added this to msakaniwa's Ideas
November 13, 2013
For our family room
adfurlan added this to Dining room
November 3, 2013
Garden French doors
mnanua added this to Kitchen Ideas
November 1, 2013
shelves in transition
wildgoose added this to Storage
October 20, 2013
Trim
mcmackey added this to Master Bedroom
October 20, 2013
The built-in bookshelves
anniemhorn added this to Kitchen
October 9, 2013
Good arch
galeahines added this to Office
September 20, 2013
Molding
slafren92 added this to Living Room Ideas
September 17, 2013
cased opening and bookshelves
risris added this to Built-ins and Nooks
August 2, 2013
transition from living to dining
jessicawasserman added this to jessicawasserman's ideas
July 24, 2013
room transition arch with book shelves
James Hastman added this to james_hastman's Ideas
July 21, 2013
Cool built-in idea
carmenchu_s added this to carmenchu_s's ideas
July 19, 2013
columna con estantes para la entrada del depto
elizabethjakubowski added this to Dineen
July 15, 2013
cased opening w/ bookcase incorporated- Girls Bunk Room
maurip added this to Dining Room Ideas
July 1, 2013
this
marydae added this to Kitchen Ideas
June 23, 2013
The bookshelves
cherylspace added this to Dining room
June 12, 2013
french doors with side panels
Becky Lynn added this to Mill Dam ideas
June 10, 2013
Doors leading outside from dining area
Maryanna Gundal added this to maryanna
June 7, 2013
Cased opening with shelves
Nicole Maddock added this to Bedroom
June 6, 2013
The built in here is something like what we would like for the corner of the bedroom
Lisa Jacobs added this to Kitchen
May 22, 2013
Large cased opening with shelves on side- nice to french doors
dundason added this to Kitchens
May 22, 2013
half wall bookshelf
jennstubb added this to dining rooms
May 21, 2013
French Doors and dining room
Nicole Maddock added this to Misc ideas
May 18, 2013
Like the built in.
rmnoone added this to professional
May 14, 2013
Millwork
mollyjohnson added this to Doors and Stairs
May 8, 2013
shelves. doors. ceiling
cupcakewsprinkles added this to Cupcakewsprinkles
May 1, 2013
case opening with shelves
karey126 added this to karey126's Ideas
April 25, 2013
Doors
Dale Reeves added this to dale_reeves7917's Ideas
April 23, 2013
Small space usage
tls3 added this to tls3's Ideas
April 1, 2013
RANCH
lanarussell added this to Family Rooms
March 17, 2013
thoughway
jacobtjordan added this to Gina
March 6, 2013
Possible to do this going into the master.
jazzkj added this to jazzkj's ideas
February 23, 2013
library entry
girlcamper added this to girlcamper's ideas
February 10, 2013
bookcases
bcam228 added this to bcam228's ideas
February 9, 2013
Wood
drkepic added this to drkepic's ideas
February 5, 2013
for Andrei doors and side bookcases
agathamae added this to Guest House
January 24, 2013
Color
laura6244 added this to laura6244's ideas
January 20, 2013
SW Napery / flowers and plants / accessories
6064 added this to chandeliers
January 12, 2013
chandelier
catspotter added this to interior details
January 3, 2013
builtin in cased opening
rboshers added this to rboshers's ideas
January 1, 2013
very soft yellow color
abreynolds added this to abreynolds's Ideas
December 28, 2012
Chairs
Laura Allen added this to 2012 remodel
December 22, 2012
storage
bercondon added this to bercondon's ideas
December 19, 2012
bookshelf
harbeck added this to dining room
December 13, 2012
Color
Janet Irish added this to rjirish's ideas
December 2, 2012
Archway into nook
sharylanderson added this to beds
November 17, 2012
Lighting
smithmv added this to Living Room ideas
November 12, 2012
wood floor
abarry123 added this to abarry123's ideas
October 28, 2012
dining room
Kim Moon added this to Storage
October 28, 2012
room seperation
teresail1 added this to interior house ideas
October 23, 2012
built-in between family room and kitchen
postma4285 added this to postma4285's Ideas
October 22, 2012
Built ins
lawyermom added this to kitchen ideas
October 21, 2012
this is how I can envision our dining room table in the dining room, which would be the current family room now, see prior photo too for how I see a future kitchen w/island looking.
spartanmom added this to Arabesque Tile
October 14, 2012
built in bookcase for family room
vfink added this to General Syle
October 13, 2012
note trim
ML Architect added this to latham7's ideas
October 11, 2012
book shelves
cweid added this to cweid's ideas
October 11, 2012
like side pieces
judysimonson added this to judysimonson's ideas
September 30, 2012
19
Dorothy Jordan added this to dotjordan's ideas
September 23, 2012
Placement of furniture
beckylomba added this to beckylomba's ideas
September 6, 2012
easy casing
ctwhite added this to mom's family room
September 5, 2012
bookcases in opening between rooms
pandmlavolpa added this to Basement
September 3, 2012
good idea (I'm thinking between Fr & LR) where vent is low---actually good in the basement when vent hangs low too
ckwashburn added this to kitchen
September 1, 2012
floors
psc349 added this to Dining
August 29, 2012
floors
Patti Sills added this to patti_sills's ideas
August 27, 2012
cool chandelier; basically what our new dining room will look like when finished, although I want a rug under the table
zzyy added this to zzyy's ideas
August 12, 2012
shelf
alissiajulia added this to alissiajulia's Favorites
August 9, 2012
Bathroom passage from kitchen
immercedes added this to immercedes's color ideas
August 9, 2012
Sherwin's Napery/6386
mom_x_nine added this to mom_x_nine's ideas
August 1, 2012
Narrow shelf for DR corner between library & DR?
norrenbrock added this to Kiitchen
July 29, 2012
Pass through
Deanna Bright Lyons added this to deannalyons's ideas
July 23, 2012
french doors/bookshelf
Eileen's Greens added this to estivala's ideas
July 20, 2012
division of rooms
aodgers added this to aodgers's ideas
July 19, 2012
bookshelf and top of cased opening
annaleasure added this to colors
July 19, 2012
shiny floor
graz added this to graz's ideas
July 9, 2012
Like dining chairs & side table
belleville76 added this to belleville76's ideas
July 7, 2012
Side bookshelves in wall.
jscofy added this to jscofy's ideas
July 5, 2012
Great pass through storage
johanna5c added this to lighting
June 22, 2012
chandilier
vfink added this to vfink's Ideas
June 21, 2012
color, style. Note trim
patfreeman added this to patfreeman's ideas
June 18, 2012
cabinetry between rooms
decnewhouse added this to decnewhouse's ideas
June 14, 2012
Cabinetry between rooms
dcl317 added this to dcl317's ideas
June 13, 2012
bookcase builtin in doorway
micalromano added this to Zach's Mudroom
June 2, 2012
Shelves in cased opening
kathykosek added this to kathykosek's ideas
May 12, 2012
floor
patbarlow added this to nicknacks
April 7, 2012
cupboard in den or dining room
bjweckl added this to dining room
April 5, 2012
Ceilng
Julia Brown added this to finishes
March 28, 2012
colors
Frances Malone added this to frandee710's ideas
March 21, 2012
Dining room view from living room. Photo by David Duncan Livingston
lugaston added this to lugaston's ideas
March 20, 2012
Floors wide plank
Catherine Thomas added this to House ideas
March 17, 2012
Shelves
sydney123 added this to sydney123's ideas
March 11, 2012
Nook windows
Chantalle Elliott added this to Sharp Project
March 5, 2012
wall colour
drgolf975d added this to drgolf975d's ideas
February 23, 2012
entry to dinning w book shelves on side
vettem added this to living room
February 21, 2012
chairs
tomg added this to tomg's ideas
February 21, 2012
bookshelf in cased opening
gizmogold added this to Kitchen
February 17, 2012
Bookcase
vkbk added this to vkbk's Favorites
February 15, 2012
Top of column
angelaroconnor added this to angelaroconnor's ideas
February 12, 2012
The shelves in the entry way
rwhiticker added this to rwhiticker's ideas
February 4, 2012
paint
cah28 added this to cah28's dining room ideas
February 3, 2012
shelves
Denise Storm added this to Paint Colors
January 27, 2012
Napery Sherwin Williams
mandyscherer added this to Dining Rooms
January 24, 2012
bookcase in dining room/living room transition
jsalib added this to jsalib's ideas
January 23, 2012
love the floor and french doors
statyba added this to statyba's ideas
January 20, 2012
Bookshelf
yeboyes added this to yeboyes's ideas
January 19, 2012
Nice contrast of white frames, light colored walls and dark floor
hamidfaridah added this to hamidfaridah's ideas
January 16, 2012
dinning
ginaschlingmann added this to ginaschlingmann's ideas
January 12, 2012
bookshelves
kellek added this to kellek's ideas
January 4, 2012
chairs
hudsonhome added this to LIVINGROOM
December 22, 2011
HARDWOOD FLOORING
merodrigues added this to merodrigues's ideas
December 6, 2011
pass thru book shelves
Heather Jones added this to dining rooms
November 18, 2011
layout, french doors
mortgages2 added this to Hallway
November 9, 2011
Note the hallway nitche.
ldamschroder added this to floors walls
November 4, 2011
Floor?
aprilsangle added this to Kitchen
October 30, 2011
Wow lone crown and shelf
mlba added this to mlba's ideas
October 5, 2011
floors, colors
jillanncorkern added this to Kitche ns
October 3, 2011
Idea for end cap
danielledebra added this to Dining Room
October 1, 2011
Bookshelf
kleeze added this to kleeze's ideas
September 25, 2011
transition from living to dining room
aboone added this to aboone's ideas
September 19, 2011
dining room
Sunny California added this to Dining Room
September 14, 2011
Nice
honeyrae added this to honeyrae's ideas
September 4, 2011
Nook
dspikes added this to dspikes's Favorites
August 29, 2011
bookcase in cased opening
honeyrae added this to Awesome Dinning Area
August 22, 2011
Nook
timgreentree added this to timgreentree's ideas
July 24, 2011
Bookshelf
chenyangsun added this to chenyangsun's ideas
July 19, 2011
seperation door
houseplan added this to Dining Room
July 15, 2011
Love inside bookshelf
vmom added this to vmom's ideas
July 9, 2011
chandelier
Leslie Cording added this to leslie50's ideas
May 26, 2011
bookshelves
pegstar added this to window/door
May 19, 2011
nancyfinnegan added this to nancyfinnegan's ideas
May 4, 2011
into next room
jillanncorkern added this to ideas
May 1, 2011
End for kit wall
jillanncorkern added this to Misc.
April 3, 2011
Great pass-thru storage
rosaleo added this to rosaleo's ideas
March 28, 2011
like built ins inbetween rooms
verdiblu added this to verdiblu is inspired by:
March 16, 2011
gorgeous floor, bookshelves on side walls
Shawn Frische added this to For Builder
March 13, 2011
Can I have the ceilings just in the dining room only? I like the small built-ins
jmsmorey added this to jmsmorey's ideas
March 9, 2011
Idea for doorway from breakfast to family room
shaunaanna added this to kitchen
March 6, 2011
love placement of BR and FR. LOVE bulit-ins
luisfer added this to luisfer's ideas
March 6, 2011
puerta en pantry
danielledebra added this to danielledebra's Favorites
February 18, 2011
Bookshelf entry
cdmcdill added this to cdmcdill's ideas
February 13, 2011
dining room entry cabinets
roper added this to roper's ideas
February 13, 2011
dining room french doors
fbeiser added this to fbeiser's ideas
February 12, 2011
doors
samowery added this to Kitchen ideas
January 29, 2011
Book shelf
Kim Guzman added this to kimswanguzman's ideas
January 2, 2011
Entry to kitchen with built-ins
elena_kristensen added this to Wei to print
December 30, 2010
Floor, build in book shelf, Doors
mithra added this to furniture
December 2, 2010
bookshelves on side walls
newmandog added this to newmandog's Favorites
November 21, 2010
Built INS in door way
amariani added this to amariani's ideas
November 18, 2010
built in
handrysutandi added this to handrysutandi's Favorites
November 17, 2010
Dining with big doors n window
sawyeranne311 added this to dining room
November 3, 2010
door, colors
colston added this to colston's ideas
October 27, 2010
Neat bookshelf
afastenberg added this to afastenberg's ideas
October 26, 2010
built in shelves
1annabelle added this to 1annabelle's ideas
October 17, 2010
Shiny Floors
harley67 added this to general ideas
October 9, 2010
bookcase
elena_kristensen added this to elena_kristensen's ideas
October 9, 2010
Vstroennej shkaf v perehode mezhdu komnatami
majessic added this to living room
October 1, 2010
like the built in between rooms
adolfo69 added this to Kitchen
September 26, 2010
kitchen wall built in nook
majessic added this to builtins
September 22, 2010
If wall needs to come out btwn dining and living then maybe fit a builtin
Empower10.com added this to floors
September 20, 2010
floor
edwina added this to edwina's Favorites
September 19, 2010
Simple but good. Wood floor. Cream/ gold walls. Offwhite woodwork.
nursekate added this to nursekate's ideas
September 18, 2010
wall color and moulding
mcarney added this to mcarney's ideas
September 16, 2010
yellow paint
sharivars added this to shari's kitchen & dining
September 16, 2010
like the feel of this - also really like the chandelier -- non-traditional, yet more rustic than modern
crossashley added this to crossashley's ideas
August 28, 2010
French doors for sunroom
caxrine added this to caxrine's ideas
August 26, 2010
den redo -- door and floors
smckin added this to dining room
August 26, 2010
paint in adjoining room
dvs63 added this to dvs63's ideas
August 25, 2010
french patio doors are nice
jbrentburns added this to jbrentburns's ideas
August 21, 2010
dining room table w/out rug
Katie added this to theweeds_05's ideas
August 19, 2010
From dining to fam....
manderley added this to manderley's ideas
August 13, 2010
I like too
Amira Sheha added this to asheha's ideas
August 3, 2010
built-in bookshelf for living area
aiza abuas added this to aiza229's ideas
August 3, 2010
dinner234
estella0820 added this to estella0820's Favorites
July 25, 2010
Off center
weiner added this to weiner's ideas
July 25, 2010
floors
cvelasqu added this to cvelasqu's ideas
July 21, 2010
builtins
christinesullivan30 added this to pretty
July 21, 2010
love
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™