By renovating the basement to add a home office, Laura Grifenhagen Zhiss' work no longers spills over the dining and sitting rooms. The floor plan in the traditional Mableton house, built in 2008, is open from the living room to the kitchen. The couch, chairs, lighting and artwork are from La-Z-Boy. Text by Lori Johnston/Fast Copy News Service.
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The game table, from Butler, doubles as a table for dining or other activities when needed in the remodeled basement. "If we want to eat, we can pull up stools to it. If I need to have a meeting, it can serve as a conference room table," Grifenhagen Zhiss said.
Peter Zhiss and Laura Grifenhagen Zhiss, with sons, Maxwell, 8, Benjamin, 5, and Samuel, 3, purchased their Mableton home in 2008. Peter Zhiss is a media supervisor at U..S International Media, and Laura Grifenhagen Zhiss owns Apex Logistics.