Living Room, Sectional, Chair, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Shelves, Lamps, Rug Floor, Coffee Tables, End Tables, Floor Lighting, and Ceiling Lighting The former dining room was converted into a sitting nook just off the living room, which the family now affectionately refers to as the "parlor.  Photo 9 of 14 in Before & After: A Contemporary Renovation Brings Coastal Views and Indoor/Outdoor Living