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Nature-Inspired Living Room

Homeowners Krista and Chris Cooper renovated this Whistler chalet to accommodate their family of four.

Warm, neutral fabrics, durable wood furniture and a textured rug are dog- and kid-friendly. "I love having kids running around and we encourage all of our friends to bring their pets," says Krista. An open-concept living-dining area allows them to spend more quality time together.

Get more decorating ideas in our Family Friendly Homes photo gallery.

  • Photographer: Kim Christie
  • Source: House & Home February 2011 issue
  • Products: Design, Heffel Balagno Design Consultants; floors, BC Hardwood Floors; Flexform sofa, Living Space; artwork, William Wegman.

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