Past and Present TudorTraditional Dining Room, Seattle
I love this room! Notice the drawer storage below the bench. The top drawers of the sideboard are equipped with electronics for charging various devices. We deleted the center room light fixture, moved the table off center, then added wall sconces and this array of ceiling-mount lights - switched separately and dimmable. Now the table can be placed this way or that, and good lighting is always available.
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2. Smart Updates for a 1939 Seattle Tudor-Style HouseThe designers at MLB Design Group integrated clever storage solutions into this well-planned dining area. A built-in banquette wraps two sides of the corner, complete with storage drawers underneath. A sideboard provides a surface for a buffet or bar, while the top drawers have built-in charging outlets. Learn more about this kitchen and dining area makeover
The dining room through the archway next to the blue cabinet features bench seating with storage drawers beneath.