The mantle piece over the fireplace was built to replace a metal brass cover, and to house the client’s glass collection. A faux marble finish was used to dress a drab plaster column dividing the family room and the dining area.

The dining area was updated with colour and new draperies.

 Cream can sometimes be the answer to warming up an area. Ornate trim was added to all drywall openings, making each space more interesting to look into. The monochromatic palette that was used was made interesting by applying texture, as opposed to colour.