1190 Royal York contemporary-living-room
 

1190 Royal York

Architect: R. H. Carter Architects Inc.

Photogrphy: Peter A. Sellar / www.photoklik.com
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sarahbt wrote:
Are there disadvantages of an open floor plan home?
   Comment   March 3, 2011
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Ronique Gibson
The largest disadvantage is clutter control and noise carries. I find most home owners that don't like open floor plans is because of these 2 factors.

In an open floor plan you can see across an entire room quickly, and clutter can make the difference if the home looks clean and tidy. Noise and privacy are also disadvantages of an open floor plan..

But I have to say, I love the openness of my open floor plan home, and being able to see out the windows from all angles of the room.
March 4, 2011 at 3:55am   
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shakadawn wrote:
Rug - Where did you buy your rug?
   Comment   May 3, 2014
mebay wrote:
The finish on the floors is beautiful. What is the stain and sheen?
   Comment   April 29, 2014
amackjr wrote:
Wall and trim colors please?
   Comment   January 25, 2014
mmmunroe wrote:
Historical Information - This space is very unique, especially as you view the other spaces and how they relate to each other. Can you provide information regarding the original structure and what it was used for? Also how it came to become a project for the firm. Thanks. Wonderful work and the space is beautifully captured in the pictures.
   Comment   July 31, 2013
amstudionyc wrote:
Great sofa and chair. Where are they from?
   Comment   December 15, 2012
kat009 wrote:
I really like the back splash? Where is it from?
   Comment   November 7, 2012
nothanks wrote:
What is the room (with the open door) used for. And the other?
   Comment   July 20, 2011

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