Contemporary, Casual Family Room
Finding a balance between fun for the kids and sophisticated for the adults is easy if you know where to start. See how host Karen McAloon and the Design Remix team make this room stylish and functional.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionA few pieces of scrap materials transform the butcher block table into a beautiful buffet cabinet.
The butcher block table with wine rack beneath was being used as liquor storage in the family room and had more of a kitchen style to it. With some scrap wood and old doors found around the house, sides and new doors are added to make the bottom a cabinet. An application of stain matches it to the dining table. Wire mesh over the window frames keeps little hands from finding their way into the cabinet.