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January 2, 2015
These rooms find every possible way to use warm wood, from built-ins to tables to showers.

Wide-plank blond wood wraps the walls, floors, and ceilings of this cozy vacation home in rural Spain.

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Originally appeared in A Modern House in Rural Spain
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This home in Australia is lined with eucalyptus, a design decision that's emphasized further by wood furniture. In the dining room, a custom table is surrounded by solid-oak Hiroshima chairs by Maruni.

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This Edwardian house near Lake Ontario got a modern treatment with a complete walnut lining. Custom millwork matches the floors, cabinets, and a nearby staircase.

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The starring feature of this renovated San Francisco bathroom is the warm redwood that covers the walls, built-ins, and even shower. The designers selected redwood for its ability to withstand a high-moisture environment.

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Originally appeared in Modern Bathroom Renovation in San Francisco
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den four seasons house

Wide-plank blond wood wraps the walls, floors, and ceilings of this cozy vacation home in rural Spain.

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