This wood-enveloped space, designed by Christopher J. Grubb, creates the perfect second family room in this home. A small kitchen is tucked neatly in the corner. Image by Dana Hoff
The stone fireplace surround with a hanging flat-screen monitor is the focal point of this family room. Extra-cushy loungers allow for long movie viewing in comfort. Design by architect Andreas Charalambous
Housing It All
In this design by architect Andreas Charalambous, a Wenge wood wall with lighted cutouts incorporates the fireplace and flat-screen TV as well as abundant space for AV equipment.
Set the Mood
The calming colors of light teal, gold, brown, white and black in the rug help set the color palette in this design by Judi Ackerman.
A Dreamy Place
The classic 1940s art-deco style with strong, bright colors grabs your attention in this home theater, designed by Yvonne Lane.
Custom media cabinetry, complemented by subtle up-lighting on the wood ceiling, anchors this room, designed by Christopher J. Grubb. Swivel chairs give the room flexibility. Image by Scott Mayoral
Contemporary design infuses this comfortable and inviting viewing room. The color palette is influenced by the views of the California coastline that can be seen throughout the house. Designed by Velvet Hammerschmidt
Smooth and Sleek
Art deco gets a modern touch in this home theater. Silk sofas and chairs combine well with velvet upholstered acoustical wall panels. Design Tip: Use wall sconces as surround lighting that can be dimmed for viewing the movie. Design by Ammie Kim