74 Dining Room Medium Hardwood Floors Table Recessed Lighting Design Photos And Ideas

The living room transitions into the dining room, which looks out onto another light well.
View into the open living dining kitchen space and the transparency of the sliding glass doors
A formal dining room is located between the kitchen and living room. The space features a crystal-decorated antler chandelier underneath a circular raised ceiling.
"As you enter, you turn and the beams direct your attention to the view through the dining room to the water," notes DeForest. "As the floor steps down, the living spaces open up to a generous scale that is fully open to the view and the outdoor terrace." The dining chairs are from Case Furniture sourced from Design Within Reach.
Exposed wood ceiling trusses help delineate the different spaces in the great room.
The open-concept design of the house was created by civil engineer Francis Doucet.
Open floor plan, breeze from kitchen, dining and living room areas.
Located on the 35th floor, The Fleur Room is a raucous rooftop bar. Rich, textured details like a copper-clad bar, embossed leather seating, floral-patterned velvet, and a chandelier shaped like water droplets cement the hotel’s florid, unabashed style. On the opposite side of the bar, guests take in views of the NYC skyline from a glass lounge with retractable wall, and a funky disco ball salvaged from 1980s L.A. nightclub Vertigo presides over a hip, art-school crowd.
DeForest Architects designed and renovated Orcas Island Retreat to be the perfect sustainable getaway for a young couple.
Fotsch reframed the upper-level floor system to maximize the height of the doors and take them all the way to the ceiling. The expansive multi-slide doors from Kolbe provide a seamless transition to the outdoors and an uninterrupted view.
The dining room of The Barn by La Firme
Only used for special occasions, the fold-out dining table is concealed in a wooden panel that slides out from the wall. The folding stools are by Timber Dimensions.
The informal diner at the basement level is open all day, and it serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
On the ground floor adjacent to the open living and dining room, a tall black bookcase defines the stair, housing the owners’ colourful books and small collectibles.
The exposed Douglas fir timber framework supports the addition.
The dining room overlooks the pool.
The dining room of OKC Farmhouse by Scharbach Workshop features high ceilings, distinctive pendant lighting, and connects to the other areas of the house in an elegant way.
"Although the kitchen and dining room have distinct volumes, they are essentially connected to each other though the use of a full opening that shares the same ceiling height," he notes.
The open kitchen overlooks the dining area.
The dining room overlooks the smaller southern courtyard, with chairs by Meizai and a sculpture by Den Holm. The floors are engineered oak throughout.
A floating staircase leads to the second level of the home.
dining/living area
This photo shows the changing color temperature of the drum skylight.  Here at dusk when the light turns a beautiful blue.  The photo also highlights our use of multiple styles of architectural lighting: tape-in recessed LED downlight, surface mounted and pendent fixtures combine to create a warm modern environment.
The bright and airy open floor plan features hardwood floors that are made from reclaimed wood from Kentucky horse farm fences. Shown is a reclaimed wood dining room table by Rework Collective and a biophilic chandelier from Honest Home by local Artist Leah Naomi.
Simple yet stylish, the studio has a kitchenette and dining area.
Keeping the region’s temperate climate in mind, the architects have inserted sliding doors and operable windows throughout the home to enable ventilation and decrease the need for air conditioning.
The dining room is furnished with Holly Hunt tables and chairs. Mammalampa's Queen Pendant lamp hangs above.
Contemporary details in the kitchen flow into the dining room where a preserved sense of the home's original Edwardian character continues to exist.
View of dining area and outdoor porch in the trees by Low Design Office
In a separate wing, the residents enjoy a private TV-room and dining area.
Floor-to-ceiling windows offer sweeping views of the surrounding mountains, with interesting views from every angle.
The kitchen is off the dining area and opens to it with a retractable door and window.
The dining room has the sense of being in a glass-enclosed structure in the woods.
Aplomb Suspension Lamps hang above the dining table, which is set above a custom area rug by the client's interior design firm. Sally, one of the cats, is seen here.
Potrero Residence Dining
Dining Room & Kitchen
The use of different woods and textures contrast beautifully with one another.
"We maximized natural lighting, ventilation, and contact with the outdoors in all environments, which sometimes open onto the street at the height of the treetops, or opens onto an outdoor area with a tropical garden," explains the architects.
The dining area leads to the kitchen which sits behind a grand wooden pocket-door, allowing the space to be closed off as needed.
The upper volume of the main building holds the dining facilities.
To prioritize the Skyline House’s stunning San Francisco Bay views, architect Ivan Terry crafted a Western Red Cedar “wood tube” that allows for front to back views of the bay.
The simple and stylish dining set complements the dark kitchen.
The front of the hotel faces the entrance to the cable car and features a lobby, bar, and restaurant.
Stairs and corridors weave through outdoor areas to create a sensual, tropical-resort ambience.
Glass walls allow light to filter through all spaces in the floor plan.  Continuous wood flooring blends from room to room, creating a coherent space.
The material palette of rustic oak cabinetry, oak floors, and a variety of beautiful marble and quartzite countertops create a warm and inviting retreat-like home.
This opulent oasis promises mystery, adventure, and escape from ordinary life.
The furniture is a combination of family heirlooms and newer items, such as the Hiroshima Woodseat armchairs by Naoto Fukusawa for Mjolk that surround the dining table. Two Glo-Ball pendants by Jasper Morrison hang in the living/dining area, while Drop 1 pendants by Peter Bowles light the kitchen.
The living/dining area wraps around a central open kitchen and looks out on the wraparound terrace. The home features many state-of-the features such as a Creston electronic shade system throughout.
High ceilings, exposed brick walls, and refinished wood floors now coexist with modern interventions, such as the stairwell composed of sapele, glass, and steel, and custom maple built-ins in the cozy library lounge. Time to pick up a copy of The House on Mango Street and tuck in.
The interiors blend hardwood floors, with concrete and steel.
A suspension lamp by Fontana Arte.

The modern dining room is where the universal ritual of breaking bread brings us together. The projects below showcase elegant configurations and designs that encompass chairs and tables, bars and stools, lighting, flooring, and fireplaces.