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Basement Living Room Tour: DIY Blog Cabin 2009

An informal clubhouse theme — with decor inspired by local sports and recreations — draws attention to the lower-floor living room, which is conducive to large crowds and also offers cozy nooks for quiet conversations.

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Photo 4 of 10An oversized dark-wood coffee table invites guests to gather around. It’s topped with a wooden tray that holds wooden candle pillars and a distressed wooden pail filled with greenery, which connects the space to the backyard. The tablescape's conversation piece, chosen for its time-worn appearance, doubles as a storage container for small items.

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Blog Cabin 2014

Blog Cabin 2014 Floor Plan

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