“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire. It is the time for home.” - Edith Sitwell With winter nipping at our nose it is time to allow yourself to slow down, reflect [...]
The family room is probably the most popular and frequently used part of the house. It is where we relax and unwind. It is where friends and family seem to gather. And it is where we get to truly be ourselves.
This town home - the start of a new beginning for the owner and his two teenage daughters - was under construction when we first saw it, but had so much potential. It was really the perfect place to live, cook, entertain and even work.
A recent office redesign needed some extra planning, as this office space was pulling double duty. Not only was it a place where work was conducted, it was also a spot for the family to spend some quiet time - watching TV or reading.
This is hardly the basement of the past and precisely why it is now referred to as The LowerLevel. We created a special area for spending time together - playing games or watching movies with the kids, having drinks with friends by the bar or playing a round of pool.
The family room is where we gather to watch TV, relax or entertain friends and family. So grab a blanket and cozy up by the fire - this family room is all about unwinding in style.
No longer do sunrooms simply resemble a room for wicker furniture and a cup of coffee. They offer versatility by serving an array of functions all year.
The family room - with it’s relaxed and informal atmosphere - is one of the most important rooms in the house. If family & friends are not gathering in the kitchen, you can usually find them in the family room.
It is great to be outside in the summer. We all like to spend as much time as possible in the great outdoors. But sometimes it is just not feasible.
Spending time together is the ultimate opportunity for families to bond and equally important as children grow older