House Calls: A hulk family room’s makeover
November 4, 2014 - table lamp
Julius Goyanko for The Washington Post
Designer Kayla Weiner chooses bamboo flooring and microfiber seat to emanate a worldly space for adult guest that will be durable adequate for kids and pets.Weiner, of Design Exchange (703-691-1200, www.designexchangeinc.com), is formed in Fairfax.
Paint a walls a soothing gray, such as Benjamin Moore’s Eternity.
Durable bamboo flooring will mix with a timber in circuitously bedrooms and reason adult to kids and pets.
Keep a drapes, though add solar shades to revoke glisten and yield shade while preserving a pleasing perspective of a outdoors.
Install a white roof fan in place of a existent dim unit, so it blends in with a ceiling.
Microfiber fabrics or mistake suedes are durable and easy to clean. Gray upholstery will also disguise stains.
A long, slight square of art over a grate adds tone and breaks adult a brick.
Furniture: Henry 76-inch lounge ($899) and loveseat ($799) in heather gray marled microfiber, both from www.westelm.com ; Carmela finish list in walnut veneer ($179; www.allmodern.com ); Ferris dais in walnut ($729, w w w.roomandboard.com); Seguro Caffe 68-inch media console ($1,999, www.crateandbarrel.com); ladder bookshelf in white lacquer ($399, www.westelm.com); Pi coffee list in walnut ($479, www.2modern.com).
Accessories: Cornhusk baskets ($38 for three, www.allmodern.com); faceted list flare in burgundy ($221) and Milan shade panels in burgundy ($53 each), both from www.hayneedle.com; Tebo Marzari rattan timber wall art ($158) and black arched single-panel goal grate shade ($129), both from www.bellacor.com; Supra roof fan in white ($139, www.wayfair.com); Dusty area carpet ($599 for 10-by-13-foot rug, www.homedecorators.com).
Flooring: Moonlight Fossilized bamboo (prices vary, www.calibamboo.com).
Spot tractable building flare in discriminating nickel with black accents ($382, www.
Hydra tractable charge building flare in brushed steel ($169, www.home decorators.com).
See past room makeovers by internal designers at washingtonpost.com/housecalls .
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