7 Hallway Slate Floors Design Photos And Ideas

The buildings were constructed with glulam columns and beams.
Glass and open spaces keep the interiors bright and airy.
Bryan painted the metal band that runs around the top of each staircase Space Black by Benjamin Moore to match the treads.
Color is one way the architects differentiated the structures, as in the custom doors they designed for the entrances in contrasting light and dark light finishes.
Maximizing daylight is only one of the sustainable design strategies used in the Low/Rise residence.
Shoes Off

The McDonalds wanted 

a comfortable place for people to remove their shoes, so the architects built a niche for a bench. The McDonalds hired local case-goods maker James Dean to craft a floating flitch-cut slab of black walnut—what Bardt calls “the affordable Nakashima moment.”

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.