86 Living Room Medium Hardwood Floors Recessed Lighting Design Photos And Ideas

An original brick wall with an arch opening frames views of The Press Room, a cozy lounge lined with paneled walls painted a deep cranberry hue to match the Press Room bar front.
The den, located above the living room, connects to an at-grade fire pit terrace to the south, as well as an elevated deck with views of the lake to the north.
The double-height space includes a built-in reading nook, a coffee cubby, a minibar, and cupboards stacked high with board games.
The great room is anchored by a 25-foot-high granite, wood-burning fireplace with a reclaimed timber mantle located beneath Alumicor skylights.
Shane and Claire have a one-year-old son, Malcolm.
The choice of furniture reflects the period of the house. For instance, the study features chairs by Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen.
The original flooring was a mix of parquet and carpets, with black slate stone at the entry and in the bathrooms and kitchen. During the renovation, the original HVAC system was replaced with radiant floor-heating technology, and the slab was recasted. The main rooms were then finished with solid walnut parquet throughout.
"One great thing about tiny homes is that you can do all the details," explains Latimer.
"Cornelia is a real rock star," says Latimer of his client-turned-friend. "She is one of the most amazing people I have ever met."
A large picture window sits above Funke's writing desk. The desk was brand new, and Latimer had to put it through a few processes to achieve a certain patina.
Every detail was customized specifically to meet Funke's requirements, including the custom paint and stain. The reclaimed hardwood floors are a mix of woods, and all the interior siding is maple.
When redesigning “Madmen” actor Vincent Kartheiser’s Hollywood cabin, architect Funn Roberts installed custom shoji-style screens of to conceal the closet and provide privacy for the adjacent shower and soaking tub.
Rotating artwork—all made by various female artists—is displayed on the walls.
Neutral, earthy tones and a mix of materials give the living room a warm and cozy vibe.
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.
The enclosed terrace now has a bar and a den-like area.
The living room faces the rugged coastal.
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.
The living room features a double-height ceiling and anchored by the dual indoor-outdoor fireplace.
Recessed built-ins made of Douglas fir were milled by TJM Custom Interiors.
This house is one of the five homes that are part of the Auhaus Release. Only 10 of each design will be built.
The couple share the master bedroom with a sliding door.
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.
Hotel Covington's restaurant and bar is named
A green Finnjuhl sofa and table at fireplace, and pendants from Foscarini.
Flooring includes Teragren bamboo, cork in the kitchen, and porcelain at entry points. American Yellow Birch was used for the cabinets and trimming.

Photo by: Eric Hausman Photography
A WH Design sofa and an Arper Catifa 80 chair rest on a Nanimarquina rug made  of recycled bike tires.
The mixed-wood floor includes cherry with maple parquet. The Pol chair is by Mark Albrecht Studio.
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The kitchen features a porcelain tile backsplash and a quartz countertop.
Friday 1 chairs by Avenue Road face far-reaching views.
The open plan living room has great space for entertaining.
The living rooms opens to the backyard.
A modern cabin in Washington’s Methow Valley has a fireplace with glazing on to opposite sides, so its owners can watch the embers of the fireplace glowing from both indoors and out on the patio.
All furnishings were purchased on a budget. The rug and Friheten sleeper sectional in the living room, the Luftig oven hood, Norrsjön sink, Sektion cabinetry, and countertop in the kitchen, and the small dining counter with Glenn bar stools were all sourced from IKEA.
The rearwall was engineered with a large steel lintel, allowing for a full window wall.  The result is a light-filled living space that feels part of the garden.
Sited on a sloping plot in Suffolk County, New York, this cantilevered house takes full advantage of its forest-meets-sea locale. 
Designed, built, and furnished by New York City-based firm Leroy Street Studio, this 5,935-square-foot home was born from the client's request to create a warm and stylish modernist house that would be intimate enough for private family retreats, yet impressive and expansive enough for entertaining large groups.
Living room connection to dining, bathroom beyond.
Living room window connection with orchard beyond.

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.