22 Dining Room Ceiling Lighting Medium Hardwood Floors Design Photos And Ideas

The living room’s retro lounge suite sits beneath a Fijian hardwood accent.
With its timber rafters and expanses of glass, the house contrasts with its more conventional neighbors. To keep the focus on the views, Anna opted for minimal furnishings. The final design is the result of many imagined interiors, she explains: “I dreamt about this house for some time—then I saw it in real life.” In the dining area, a pair of IKEA Hektar pendants hangs over a table designed by Anna’s employees as a gift. The chairs are from European home improvement store Obi; the rug is vintage.
Siegal sits at a table made by Granada Millwork. The chairs are from West Elm and the pendants are from Patrick Braden.
Upcycled Kirei wall board pairs with a Rais Gabo stove in the original part of the house, which connects seamlessly  to the prefab addition.
Andrew and Dustin were meticulous in their selections for the home’s furnishings and fixtures. In the dining area, a Vista of California table by Don Knorr is surrounded by Van Keppel-Green chairs.
Another view of the dining room reveals the original woodwork and character of the 19th-century structure.
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Kitchen cabinets and horizontal slot windows frame views of the bay to the north
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The architects created the illusion of more space by opening up the floor plan, repositioning the staircase and introducing sight lines to the large windows on the south side. Recurring black accents—from the dining room’s Serge Mouille light fixture to its tall bookcases—contrast the brightness of the crisp white walls. Walnut floors and lighter wood furniture like the Klaus Willhelm table and Hans Wegner Wishbone chairs cozy up the home, while colorful objects animate it. “We strongly believe that people do not need more space, they just need better-designed space,” Dubbeldam says.
Max devised a movable plywood beam that holds a trio of pendant lamps to swing down as needed.  A wood piece covered in chalkboard paint hides the electrical panel. “Slate was too expensive,” he says.
The house is about 3,000 square feet with six bedrooms, four of them on the second floor, surrounding a stairway to the large open space below where cooking, dining, game-playing, and movie-watching take place.
“I wanted to have a cozy dining area, so I thought about how I  could do it in a way that wouldn’t  impede the projector,” says Max.  He mounted the device, a ViewSonic, atop the living room window.
Dining room - Rue de l'Espéranto residence  - Guillaume Sasseville & PARKA - Architecture & Design

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.

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