82 Hallway Light Hardwood Floors Design Photos And Ideas

All of the rooms on the upper story have skylights.
The property is fitted with cutting-edge, behind-the-scene electrical system as well as geothermal heating and cooling systems technology. The basement of the main home even offers a synthetic ice floor for indoor hockey practice, which could also easily be retrofitted for additional living spaces and/or storage.
A picture window look out over the 3.6-acre property.
Pale wooden floors and white walls brighten the interiors.
Free-standing walls highlight the couple's noteworthy art collection. "The owner has a phenomenal eye," says architect Martin Marciano. "She could be curating in any modern art museum."
In the back right, you'll see that one of only two rooms touch the shell of the home. Fiedler Marciano Architecture kept the ceiling open and airy, respecting the integrity of the original architecture of the loft.
Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone’s stone sculpture is displayed in the entry.
Spruce shingles in the entry have been painted to resemble the region's traditional red-tile roofs.
Hand-blown Salt Crystal lights by Jeff Zimmerman hang above custom oak bench in the entrance hall.
Johnny Lökaas and Conny Ahlgren pose in their living room with some of their art collection, which includes a Julian Opie portrait and works by Keith Haring and others. Space to show the art and good light for viewing it were the priorities.
Although the loft is relatively small, high ceilings and an open floor plan give it room to spare.
Verona chairs from Structube surround a vintage dining table.
North Hatley, Quebec
Dwell Magazine : July / August 2017
A bridge connects the second-floor office and guest bedroom with the backyard-facing master bedroom. To prevent excessive solar heat gain in this especial space, Butler Armsden used high performance Unilux low-e windows. Two Eurofase pendant lights from Chromos illuminate the hallway at night.
A light, reclaimed wood floor transitions to a glossy, patterned marble surface, as the home transitions from the kitchen to the office.
With expansive EcoHaus Internorm windows, the space feels larger than its 1,400 square feet.
In the bedroom wing, sunlight shines down from the Plexiglass bubbles. Steel in the cutaways reflects the light.
Sistemalux’s integrated LED Step lighting adds a dynamic touch to a passageway.
Reading nook and skylight.
The structure blends into the site’s informal English-style garden, complemented with native coastal plantings by landscape designer Paula Hayes. Accessed by sliding doors, a second-floor garden is filled with a bed of low-maintenance, drought-tolerant sedum.
Photo courtesy of Built Architecture
A double-height corridor runs the length of the house, and a slatted wall on the second floor overlooks the space.
In the upstairs apartment, glass partitions keep the elongated loft open and spacious, while lighting is placed against brightly colored walls to create a cool, atmospheric glow.
Stair hall
Courtesy of He Wei.
Wood envelops the home’s second story. The floor is made of Brazilian pine salvaged from a warehouse. The walls are also recycled boards, sourced from the ceiling of a conventillo, or tenement, in the La Boca neighborhood, and sliced into 12-inch-wide planks. The ceiling is made of ipe from the NET workshop. In the family room, cushions knit by Teresa’s mother, Griselda Sposari, sit on a Lennon armchair by NET.
An antique Japanese indigo tapestry hangs by a vintage Danish piano.
Greene purchased the vintage George Nelson dining table and cane-back chairs together. “We assume they were originally a set, but there is no way to be sure,” he says. A pass-through fireplace from Regency Fires separates the dining platform from the living space.
Only a partial covering remains over the patio off the living and dining rooms. “It’s amazing how light and airy the house is now compared to how drab and dark it felt when we first moved in,” says Tyler, an art advisor. The three-ring planter is by Eric Trine.
Maira wallpaper from the 70s adorns the guest bathroom. When they knocked down several interior walls, Sawatzky and Flanders were left with tons of lath—the thin, irregular strips of softwood that provided the base for wall plaster. With the help of a demolition contractor, they sorted out the cleanest pieces to reuse. The couple clad the box on the second floor that contains their bathroom and closets with the lath, nail-gunning each piece to the walls.
A series of Radient sconces by RBW illuminates the third-floor landing with a subtle graphic pop.
Architects Alan Organschi and Lisa Gray transformed the building in two phases: first the renovation of the original structure, completed in 2005, and then the prefab addition, finished in 2016.
New Haven, Connecticut
Dwell Magazine : September / October 2017
The second floor is a master bedroom, bathroom, and mechanical room, along with an open volume that fills the house with light from the Alumilex doors and windows. The paint is Distant Gray by Benjamin Moore.
L Shaped wallsystem
In addition to reconstructing an open living room, Loft Szczecin had to subdivide four smaller spaces to create privacy in the expansive warehouse.
Subtle details elevate the design, like the placement of the baseboard flush with the drywall.

East St. Paul, Manitoba
Dwell Magazine : November / December 2017
Maple columns painted Benjamin Moore Ultra White mirror the steel pillars found outside.

East St. Paul, Manitoba
Dwell Magazine : November / December 2017

More than a way to get from point A to point B, modern hallways are important transitional spaces that connect both rooms and people. A well-designed hallway maximizes our experience of moving between activities and stages of the day. The photos below showcase some outstanding examples with various flooring options from hardwood to concrete.

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