December 31, 2016
Design Ideas From 2016’s Top 10 Rooms of the Day
The Houzz Room of the Day series offers a wide range of advice and inspiration to help you update or transform rooms in your home. In reverse order, here’s a roundup of the 10 most popular Rooms of the Days from 2016 as measured by the number of people who viewed the stories. As you will see, bathrooms were heavy favorites with readers. Click on the links for a full tour of each room and additional ideas for your own place.
10. Basement Bliss
Design takeaway: Create a playroom that can easily transition as kids grow up.
To look at this basement in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, with its layered rugs, lived-in furniture and painted wood detailing, you’d never imagine that just two years ago a chimney and a water boiler were the only things down here. “Originally it was one room with a handful of random support beams,” designer Katie Hackworth of H2 Design + Build says.