More ideas from Chas
I really like their choice of color contrast & I think it's similar to your style (minus the log walls)

I really like their choice of color contrast & I think it's similar to your style (minus the log walls)

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The architecture of this living room is pretty contemporary, but the beams add a striking rustic quality to the room.

The architecture of this living room is pretty contemporary, but the beams add a striking rustic quality to the room.

Hand Hewn faux wood ceiling beams.  Volterra Architectural Products: High Density Foam Beams & Headers

Hand Hewn faux wood ceiling beams. Volterra Architectural Products: High Density Foam Beams & Headers

Not the rustic beams, but I like this remodel idea. Take out the sliders, replace with windows and put cabinets all the way across the back wall. French door in the family room.

Not the rustic beams, but I like this remodel idea. Take out the sliders, replace with windows and put cabinets all the way across the back wall. French door in the family room.

Dining room - family room - living room in one.  Limestone fireplace - Douglas fir beams. Built by Olson Defendorf Custom Homes, Austin, Texas.

Dining room - family room - living room in one. Limestone fireplace - Douglas fir beams. Built by Olson Defendorf Custom Homes, Austin, Texas.

$20 DIY Floating Shelves - After taking down a bay of cabinets in my kitchen and looking at a bare wall for about a month, I had to make a decision on what kind…

$20 DIY Floating Shelves - After taking down a bay of cabinets in my kitchen and looking at a bare wall for about a month, I had to make a decision on what kind…