At architect Ray Kappe's home in Los Angeles, built-ins abound and include a perfectly sized sleeping nook. Photo by João Canziani. This originally appeared in Ray Kappe-Designed Multilevel House in Los Angeles.
Maybe wouldn't work with radiant heating, but I love this look. But how to make it damage resistant? Clear epoxy perhaps? If we do this it can't have voids and it needs to be a harder wood, like oak (and expensive).