The wood elements like the footers, the frames or other finishing elements on the ceiling, pavement and doors, shows a certain importance for the room identity and for the house as well.
Considering these architectural elements, there was a principle to respect the main architecture and not to mischaracterize the room, in order to satisfy a "fetish" or a short-time love story.
However the room has shown some problems:
1. During daylight the natural illumination is very powerful and it can be annoying when watching TV, movies or video games.
2. Other aspect was the relation between the room and the new media and technologic needs. Because of the firewall's position and height it wasn't possible to change the TV, or provide storage room.
3. Because of the children's presence there was an intention to create an ordered, warm and informal (familiar ambient).
The proposal consists in a single wall intervention, removing the existing fireplace and switch it for a big orange metal bookcase containing all media and other living equipment such as books, dvds, timber, toys, etc.
Finally it is not recommended to include a grand piano in this room but an upright p