516 Living Room Medium Hardwood Floors Design Photos And Ideas

Natural ledgestone surrounds the fireplace in the living space
LEED Certified, the house has sustainable features such as bio-based spray foam insulation, a 98% energy efficient boiler, low-flow plumbing fixtures, LED lighting, FSC certified ipe and cedar, recycled cement board panels, bamboo floors, radiant floor heat, and a green roof.
A daybed is set along the southern wall, next to two translucent, battened screens, that when opened, present beautiful views of the Brisbane river.
On the southern side of the house is library and living room with a fireplace.
An overview of the spaces.
City views courtesy of large windows which also provide ample natural light.
The enclosed terrace now has a bar and a den-like area.
The white surfaces are differentiated by their textures and together with the wood form the ideal neutral base for the delicate, yet vibrant color palette.
This half of the living room opens to the dining room area.
A wood-clad entrance hall leads to the bedrooms.
two sofas are placed back
The living room faces the rugged coastal.
Storage under the blush-toned sofa makes it easy to keep the area neat. A CB2 coffee table sits above a Dash & Albert rug, and the sconces were sourced from Schoolhouse Electric. Kaindl flooring and Benjamin Moore's
The living room takes full advantage of the homes' stunning views.
A Bend Sofa by Patricia Urquiola for B&B Italia commands one corner of the second floor; joining it is a Maria Preciosa coffee table by Etel Carmona.
A lounge space, decorated with dark and light blue hues, sits directly atop the entry stairs.  A white painted brick wall provides an idea backdrop which extends between spaces.
Designed for maximum flexibility, each of the rooms is capable of multiple uses.
The living space opens to the patio and pool area.
An open plan kitchen, dining and living room features high wood-paneled ceilings and plenty of natural light.
The brick-inlay structure anchors the open-plan living room.
The living room features a double-height ceiling and anchored by the dual indoor-outdoor fireplace.
In the open-plan living area, a wall covered in Calico’s Lunaris Midnight—inspired by moonscapes and outer space—sets the tone for a vignette of darker furnishings, including a vintage credenza that doubles as an entertainment center, equipped with a Sonos Playbar.
View back towards Entry and Stair
Recessed built-ins made of Douglas fir were milled by TJM Custom Interiors.
Partitioned off from the living room with glass and iron the home office is integrated into the space.
This house is one of the five homes that are part of the Auhaus Release. Only 10 of each design will be built.
Daylight filters in not only through ceiling-to-floor glass in this mid-century modern gem, but also through this significant light well at Casa Perfect.
The wooded enclave of Trousdale Estates is an architecturally significant neighborhood above Sunset Boulevard that Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Groucho Marx, and Richard Nixon once called home.
Lake Creek Residence | Olson Kundig
Lake Creek Residence | Olson Kundig
Lake Creek Residence | Olson Kundig
The chairs pictured above are from Room and Board.
The Blue Dot sofa is from Restoration Hardware.
Built-in storage compartments for firewood in the living room.
The couple share the master bedroom with a sliding door.
The butterfly chair in the living room was sourced from Urban Outfitters.
A sheepskin rug, a weave hanging on the wall, and vibrant fabrics add much personality to the small mobile home.
With original steel-framed windows, beamed ceilings, warm wood-paneled walls, and a gracious floor plan it makes for a wonderful entertaining space.
A low wooden bench running along both sides of the extension is both functional and attractive.
The house is sited on wooded plateau overlooking a wetland and lake beyond.
The main living area features pieces by George Nakashima and Sam Maloof. Japanese tansu cabinets frame the space, each adorned with artwork and souvenirs from nature.
Architect Albert Lanier transformed Kay Sekimachi and Bob Stockdale's Berkeley Victorian into a bright, open-plan residence that holds a treasure trove of work done by the couple and their friends. A small bedroom is tucked in the back of the upstairs aerie.
The floor-to-ceiling windows give dramatic proportions and a sweeping view of the city.
The interior are a flawless visual study of vertical and horizontal forms and many rooms feature Redwood ceilings.
This serene one-bedroom apartment at the intersection of Friedrichshain and Kreuzberg is tastefully decorated in blue.
The room opens to additional outdoor entertaining space.
All of the rooms are bright, airy and embrace a modern minimalist aesthetic.
An additional entertaining area leads out to the pool area.
The home's character has maintained intact by preserving beautiful period details such as the wood-burning fireplace and the vaulted ceilings.
The home's character has maintained intact by preserving beautiful 1920s details, such as the wood-burning fireplace and the vaulted ceilings shown above in the living room.
Stairs lead up to the upper level.
Aja (Aubergine) wallpaper, designed by Justina Blakeney for Hygge & West
"There is a moment when the sun enters through the bathroom skylight when you can feel the stillness and calm settle over you," says Studio PCH founder and principal Severine Tatangelo. "That’s the sensibility we aimed to capture in the rooms, patios, and gardens that really makes Nobu Ryokan a retreat destination."

The modern living room is one of the busiest spots in the house. It is where family and friends alike gather to share stories, watch movies, read, and unwind. As you'll find in the projects below, there are endless ways to configure a fresh living space with modern options for chairs and sofas, sectionals, end and coffee tables, bookcases, benches, and more. Innovative fireplaces add a touch of warmth.

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