Custom built-in furniture takes design cues from the home’s timber frame. The staircase and all built-in storage objects are made of wood. Two black wood units separate the stairwell from the living room and kitchen.
If you're stuck in a boring, cookie-cutter apartment (or house), remodeling isn't your only recourse. You can add a little excitement to your space with one of the decorator's favorite secret weapons: color.
A glulam (glued laminated timber) beam frames the ceiling over the kitchen; the ceiling is made up of a prefabricated triangular plywood module braced by plywood skin, acting as the floor for the upper storey.