With media rooms becoming the latest must-have amenity, David Weekley Homes recently began offering a 600- to 800-square-foot, two-level bonus space in the attic that's merchandized as a media room and game room. Deep-pocketed buyers can spend almost $50,000 to relax in luxury with the following items:

  • Cabinets to house the wet bar or entertainment center: $1,200 to $12,000
  • Granite countertops: $700 to $1,500
  • Stainless-steel undermount bar sink: $111 to $970
  • Bar faucet: $117 to $484
  • Bar refrigerator: $245 to $875
  • Beverage center/wine cooler: $991 to $2,792
  • Ice maker: $1,289
  • Microwave: $157 to $1,500
  • Wall sconces (four to six): $79 to $250 each
  • Upgraded paint (darker color for media room): $500
  • Upgraded carpet (patterned or textured): $1,300 to $4,700
  • Home theater audio/video systems: $499 (pre-wire) to $18,887 (complete)