15 Living Room Porcelain Tile Floors Coffee Tables Design Photos And Ideas

In order to open up the space, Klopf Architecture took out some walls that were supporting beams. Klopf explains, “We used a structural trick by putting a cross-beam on the roof, which you don’t see. The ceiling now has an open, more expansive feeling—more post-and-beam.”
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The painting is a Jennifer Farrell original, and keeps with the scale of the soaring wood beam ceilings.  The 60-year old wood ceilings were faux finished to simulate aged barn wood.
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The bank of translucent glass windows diffuses light evenly in the living room and contributes to the sensation that you have left the world behind. Eames chairs for Herman Miller are accompanied by Italian manufacturer U-vola’s unique speakers from Elite Audio Systems.
NanaWall bifold glass doors open to the living room and den, allowing views from the back lawn to the front courtyard.
The focus of the great room was to connect with the outside patio. The sliding patio doors on the left and high windows on the right open up to create a nice cross breeze, cooling the house.

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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