From split-foyer to 3-story, country-style home with wrap-around porch
second levels,” the client recalls. “How do you modify a feature like that?”
Enter Craig Durosko, Founder & Chairman of Sun Design Remodeling.
“A split foyer is a fascinating challenge,” Durosko discloses. “For starters, you have to eliminate the mid-level front-facing stair well, and create alternatives
FROM SPLIT FOYER TO SPACIOUS FRENCH COLONIAL
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Tastes change; so, too, an owner’s requirements of their home.
In the early 1960’s, for instance, no floorplan concept seemed better suited to demands of modern life than the split le
deployed half-levels to neatly apportion interior space into sleeping zones, family gathering rooms and service areas. Carrying the social engineering a step further, designers next introduced the “split foyer” which directs traffic up and down from a locale between two floors—giving equal value to kitchen and