On The House With Mark Molthan: Indoor Gyms

In a climate where temperatures often reach (and exceed) triple digits, more and more homeowners are opting to add indoor gyms and recreational spaces to their home. “Indoor gyms give families and friends a convenient—and cooler—place to gather,” Mark says. “Whether you’re playing sports—think everything from dodge ball to indoor tennis—looking to exercise, or hosting […]

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On the House with Mark Molthan: Spiraling Stairwells

“A well-designed stairwell can really emphasize the grandeur of a home,” says Mark. “Homeowners can choose from a variety of styles and materials to give their stairwell special star quality, from forged iron and marble to limestone and custom-designed domes.” Spiraling stairwells can draw the eye up—or even down—to intricate ceiling details, custom handrails, and […]

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On the House with Mark Molthan: Arched Doorway Designs

When it comes to designing your custom home, the difference between ordinary and extraordinary is found in the details—and arched doorways are no exception. Consider a one-of-a-kind archway to connect your family room or kitchen to a center hall or entry foyer. “Arched doorways are used to define a room,” Mark says. “They allow you […]

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On the House with Mark Molthan: Suite Bathrooms

In need of an elegant retreat? This stylish, adjoining his-and-her master bath suite by Mark Molthan is just the ticket. Accessible through the hallway and connected by a shared shower, the bathroom suite boasts uniquely feminine and masculine-styled spaces. For her:  a boutique hotel-like environment. Elegant, natural stone floors, hand-carved trim work, and a soothing […]

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On the House with Mark Molthan: Island Living

During this holiday weekend (and others to come), host your favorite guests around an eye-catching kitchen island. “Today, families entertain around a large kitchen island just as much as they do in the dining room,” Mark says. It’s the perfect—and more casual—place to watch the chef prep a meal, form a buffet line, or visit […]

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On the House with Mark Molthan: Ceiling Designs

Both impressive and inviting, this gorgeous master suite features a one-of-a-kind ceiling design that turns an already exceptional space into a beautiful retreat. “The challenge we had within this room was to find unique ways architecturally to make such a large space also feel homey,” shares Mark. “When we decided to move forward with the […]

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On the House with Mark Molthan: Live (Even) Better Outdoors

As the temperatures grow warmer and the days last longer, head outside and enjoy Texas weather at its finest this spring—in the private comfort of your own backyard. “Families want to spend their days and evenings together outdoors,” says Mark, “but they still want access to all of the conveniences that they enjoy inside.” To […]

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On The House With Mark Molthan: Dining Room Perfection

It’s hard to create the perfect dining room—one that’s both grand in scale and intimate in atmosphere. Mark simultaneously achieved both, however, and this gorgeous Dallas residence’s dining room is a show-stopping backdrop for a variety of occasions. “It’s really the perfect place for a sophisticated dinner party or a holiday meal with friends and […]

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