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Blog Cabin 2013: Media Room Tour

The home's second-floor relaxation and gathering space offers the high-tech features of a home theater, plus concealed sleeping space for overnight guests.

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The ridge beam is wrapped in original beam wood that was ripped down, holes plugged and surface planed. To achieve a vintage look, the wood wrap was stained with a mixture of vinegar and steel wool. "We spritzed it on (sporadically) to add to the natural funk that occurs over time and then wiped them down with a dark wax," says Anitra Mecadon. "They popped off of the whitewashed juniper: It was super fresh and rustic all at the same time."

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Blog Cabin 2014

Blog Cabin 2014 Floor Plan

Tour the home via this Flash-based floor plan.

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