Chic sliding doors allow for both daylight and privacy.
How to make a basement bedroom into a bright and airy oasis.
Taking on a basement suite redesign for a multi-generational family home is no easy task: how do you create a bright-and-airy vibe when you’re fighting low ceilings and limited light? If you’re designer Angela Robinson, you install custom lightweight sliding glass doors—a modern take on traditional Japanese screens. “They separate the bedroom from the living room while still allowing daylight to filter through,” says Robinson. And when the homeowners are craving a little more privacy than glass panels allow? They can just draw the linen curtains.