Touring the Completed Third-Floor Family Room

Project: Bob's Shingle Style Home, Episode 25, Part 3



Good fences make good neighbors, and we’ll see what to do when there’s a tree in the way.  Bob tours the finished state-of-the-art kitchen, complete with appliances from 5-Star, Sub-Zero, Jenn-Air and others, then joins Ryley and Greg in the workshop to convert an armoire into an entertainment center.  The third floor family room is complete, with a knockout surround sound system from Bose, a 52-inch Phillips TV, and a Marvel mini-fridge.

Part 1: Building a Privacy Fence and Touring the Completed Kitchen
Part 2: Making an Armoire into an Entertainment Center
Part 3: Touring the Completed Third-Floor Family Room
Bob reviews the living room furniture in the third-floor family room as well as the large TV screen. Thanks to the new dormers, the attic has lots of light. The focal point is the Palladian window. And, since teenagers will primarily be using the space, there's even a microwave and fridge for easy access.
This project centers around the remodel of Bob Vila's own gracious Shingle Style home in Cambridge, MA. It's a house with a lot of history and beautiful architectural details, many of which were obliterated in remodels of the 50s and the 70s. On the centennial of the house's construction, Bob gets together the best talents in the business to recreate and renew it to its former glory, making some important modifications along the way that will transform this into a dream house for today.

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