These ideas from our first-ever renovation of a historic home offer inspiration for floors, ceilings, and everything else—including the kitchen sink!
Open up and say "aah."
A wide, dogtrot-like central hallway runs straight from the front door to the back, letting natural light and traffic flow easily.
Frame the doors with portieres.
Burlap draperies held in place with rope tiebacks add texture and give the entry the feel of a well-appointed room.