Open Kitchen and Living Room Design

Open Concept Living RoomIt’s a big deal in new home design, these days, to incorporate a great room into the floorplan.

(Updated 1/9/2019)

With an open kitchen & living room floor plan, especially in a small home, people are able to watch the news or visit with family or friends while cooking.

Here’s a slideshow that will illustrate what I mean – there are 18 examples of great combination living/dining designs:

One of my favorite slides is #11 (I think) with the purple couch and the pumpkin colored chair.  The next slide with the sassy green tiles is a close second.

But I love them all…just depends on the basic layout of your small space.

Once you choose a focal point, you can separate the areas with a rug, wall color, dining tables, peninsulas, etc.

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