Apartment Therapy Presents: Real Homes, Real People, Hundreds of Design Solutions
Keeping up with our little space subject this month, we're sharing a portion of the pages inside Apartment Therapy Presents. It has genuine homes designed by genuine individuals, which is the reason we cherish both the book and the blog.
Contemporary Modernist Eating Area
The vast yard entryways, from NanaWall Systems, open easily onto the backyard and are impenetrable to wind and climate. Steel decking from Dek-Ing is screwed into the roof rafters over the dining room and kitchen. The proprietor needed to paint it, and also the exterior of the house, the exact shade of the Golden Gate Bridge. He discovered that Fireweed (SW 6328) by Sherwin-Williams was the nearest shading accessible to shoppers. The greater part of the lighting in the kitchen is produced using utilitarian electrical course. Private LED lighting was excessively costly, so he adjusted LED lights for tow trucks and administration vehicles, bought from AW Direct.
Venice Beach Living Room
The white tufted couch is from Wilton Cordrey, which pitches just to the exchange. The end table is a footstool with a Lucite base obtained from Jordan Cappella. The dull dark side dividers are painted in Behr's Amazon Stone, and the trim is polished white. Turquoise found the ran gold-and-red backdrop from the 1960s on eBay. The window hangings and shag floor covering are from IKEA. The lacquered side tables with glass tops are realm style from the 1940s and originated from Craigslist. The 1960s dark smoked Lucite lights are from Karen Carson.
The homeowners made such effective utilization of vertical space that the upper mass of the kitchen zone fills in as capacity for additional seating. For lighting, they went to Lowe's and picked MR-11 Track Lighting, at that point hot-wired noncompatible installations over the sink to work with this framework. All through the space, they introduced different transformers from Light Bulbs Unlimited. The combine of IKEA undertaking lights on the dining table were at first intended to be temporary.
Apartment Therapy Presents: Real Homes, Real People, Hundreds of Design Solutions; distributed by Chronicle Books; accessible from barnesandnoble.com; 264 pages, $28.
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