URGENT HELP!! What color should I stain my red oak floors?
atinnerelloAugust 13, 2013
We are having our floors sanded and refinished and I would like to change the color. Our home was built in the mid '90s and we have a typical cherry stain on our kitchen cabinets and we 'had' a stain on our red oak floors that resembled an yellow orange cast. I would like a dark stain that looks modern that would go with the cabinetry. Most photos with cherry stain cabinets have the lighter floors that I am finding. Our kitchen is large and well lit . I am not worried about the rest of our house because the wood is white. Should I stay light stain or can I go dark?
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    Bookmark   August 13, 2013 at 1:17PM
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Alexandra Wodash
with all that white everywhere else a darker stain will be a nice contrast and keep the richer feeling of your home. Be careful that it doesn't have too many red tones in it to clash with the cabinets.
    Bookmark   July 5, 2014 at 5:21PM
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    Bookmark   July 5, 2014 at 10:29PM
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