HALVING IT ALL
This ingenious homeowner is only too happy to demonstrate one of his favorite inventions: a mobile kitchen-supply box/cocktail station/breakfast bar with casters that hides beneath the stairs.
Photo by: Misha Gravenor
PACIFIC HEIGHTS REMODEL
The wet bar at the end of this San Francisco kitchen is equipped with a spout for filtered water, ice maker, wine fridge, and over-sink shelving—and is the happy hour hotspot.
Photo by Ben Mayorga Photography
MODERN TAKE ON A TRADITIONAL FARMHOUSE IN MISSOURI
Behind the main house is the barn, where this homeowner builds furniture and works on cars. Inside, he often dispenses whiskey to friends from behind the rustic bar.
Photo by: Joe Pugliese
This creative homeowner and chef carved an Indiana limestone–clad bar out of an awkward space in the hallway.
Photo by: Matthew Williams
The owner of this home designed the wet bar to meld seamlessly with the modular shelving that encircles the kitchen.
When it comes to decking out your home bar, check out these Dwell recommendations for bar accessories: Reclamation Etchworks and Three Cheers.