Family room - eclectic family room idea in Chicago

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Eclectic Family Room, Chicago

The great room is the hub of the home and where family and friends come together to relax and enjoy each others company. This home was featured on the CBS News Sunday Morning annual design program in the summer of 2010. This show included an interview with Sarah Susanka describing how this home incorporated ideas from her best selling book, "The Not So Big House." The CBS News Sunday Morning program featuring this home can be seen at Visit to see more photos including some before pictures of this home. Photography by Tony May
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gerryhickey57 wrote:September 4, 2013
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    Bud Dietrich, AIA
    6 years ago
    The table was an existing piece that the homeowner had so I don't know the size nor the source.
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