Relocating where the basement and attic stairs used to bisect the house allowed room for a desk area with shelves for cookbooks.
Preserving an Era
Rich, dark, walnut-stained white oak floors were used for the family room and kitchen to continue the original flooring of the bungalow.
Smart Design Tip
While the center island was created from stock IKEA base cabinets, it looks custom thanks to the outside mitered edges of the gray Silestone top.
Flow and Function
The newly opened kitchen and family room are accessible to both the informal and formal dining spaces in the home.
Located directly outside of the kitchen and family room combination, a screened outdoor living room allows the homeowners to move the party outside on warm nights.