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828 Hardwood Floors Ideabooks
Bamboo Products — Earth Friend or Foe?
The ecofriendliness of this grass for flooring, wall coverings and furniture isn't cut and dried. Get the facts here
"grass for flooring, wall coverings and furniture isn't cut and dried. Get the facts here... bamboo floors, we also know that certain manufacturing processes, deforestation concerns... wood floors that we have on the 2nd floor of our townhouse. We got bamboo flooring that... bamboo flooring, some of the cheaper bamboo flooring planks are not nearly as hard... nlaid floors covered with cheap Orange Store bamboo flooring by our unscrupulous..."
17 Gorgeous Ways to Work In a Patterned Area Rug
Add spark underfoot and pull a room together all around with a patterned rug as bold or subtle as you please
"or dirt floors. Today, with central heating, their purpose tends to be more decorative... on your floor. I like the look of rugs on hardwood or tile floors, but what if your... fabulous on hardwood floors. For me, it's a matter of total pattern (and color) in a room... although wood floors are very popular, many still prefer carpet. Not in the bathroom or... tiled floors in the new home so out came the rug from storage. I have worked around..."
DIY: How to Paint Stripes on Your Floor
Paint brings a dreary porch floor to life in New England — watch the process unfold and get tips and ideas for your own floors
"porch floor to life in New England — watch the process unfold and get tips and ideas... has wood floors throughout. The entry living room's floors are deeply stained (but the... whole floor. I also added a double coat of polyurethane to protect the floor. Now... on your floor, is your floor raised, do you have a subfloor? I would really appreciated... wood floor. Now if only someone will post an ideabook with such detailed and clear..."
Guest Picks: Traditional Rugs to Warm Up Your Home
"love bare hardwood floors, I have to admit that a gorgeous rug can really anchor a space... consider the floor your sixth. Don't overlook the opportunity to complete your space with... for your floor. I am currently pining over this rug! Its gorgeous colors and vibrant... for your floor..."
Knotty to Nice: Painted Wood Paneling Lightens a Room's Look
Children ran from the scary dark walls in this spare room, but white paint and new flooring put fears and style travesties to rest
"and new flooring put fears and style travesties to rest... features and hardwood floors galore, to name a few. The dark and dated knotty pine paneling... first floor of our small house was in knotty pine panelling - what I came to refer... New floors helped a bunch too! before and afters attached. We don't mind the... natural pine floors ceiling and walls with some white accent walls. I would probably leave... ceilings a nd floors with the natural pine finish thank you @Maryjane54. I would do exactly..."
Design Details: Herringbone Around the Home
"backsplashes, floors, walkways, and even the fireplace... in your hardwood floor can take a plain Jane room to the next level. If you're dithering... wood floors in the remodel of our coach house that had a fire but they're pricey... especially in floors. Here's a couple more I have saved in my ideabooks : http://www.houzz..."
Pattern on the Floor
"was the floor. The floors were hardwood and had a beautiful finish, but in the sparsely... that hardwood isn't nice (it's all over my house) or that it's always boring when... These floors, though, are anything but boring:... bamboo floor of her Washington Design Center Design House foyer. That is a great... great floor! I went to the Washington Design Center Design House one year. It's great... Proxmire floor is incredible. Thanks for posting. I'm sorry I missed that Design House..."
Quick Fix: Correct Squeaky Floors and Sticky Doors
"Squeaky floors and sticky doors are definitely on that list. They're annoying, but... beneath your hardwood floor is NOT unfinished? I'm in a vintage condo (100 years old) with... with oak floors that squeak madly. Obviously I cannot address the problem from below... man's floor is another man's ceiling. Is there any way I can apply a fix that doesn't... If your hardwood floor is squeaking: If the area below the floor is unfinished (like..."
Renovation Ideas: Playing With a Colonial’s Floor Plan
"narrow hardwood flooring, for example maple or oak. Might have been painted in the... changed the floor plan to fit your needs and use the space to it's fullest. I like how... totally open floor plans just weren't for us. the noise is one thing. simultaneous activities... dance floor or bowling alley when I'm trying to relax at home, and as wuff mentioned... that bad floor plan picture above, here are a few........new kitchen, and the dining..."
8 Inventive Kitchen Floor Treatments
"fresh flooring concepts simmer in the back of your head as you plan your kitchen... kitchen floors look far beyond the standard hardwood that we've all gotten used to... These fun floor ideas, from Houzz's Kitchen of the Week series, take practical flooring... entire floor as in a wood floor. Attached is a shot of the floor near a sliding glass... laminate floors? We have terrazzo floors which we love, but we have learned it is very..."
Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"new cut hardwood), color is huge. Going light or dark with wood can create an entire... light flooring. Very confused on what to do. We are looking for hardwood and have... dark wood floors look dramatic, rich, and very elegant. Light wood floors look can look... wood (floor,cabinets, trim etc). I have already bought my floors. Solid oak, hand... color wood floor is easier to decorate with? We are building a new home and need to make..."
Houzz Call: What Have You Salvaged for Home Use?
If your floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life, we'd like to hear the story
"your floors, furniture, exterior materials or other home elements have a past life... leftover oak flooring strips attached by glue and nailcleats left over from floor installation... bought new flooring. That said, photos of your flooring renewed feeling remodeler's remorse... have new hardwood floors in our great room and two bedrooms. We spent $4000 on NEW wood... made from floor joists salvaged from another remodeled area of the home. Question plz..."
'Weave' Stone Tile for an Elegant Bath
"on the floor. It adds elegance as well as visual and tactual texture. This simple... bathroom floor, but I most likely would not have repeated it on the shower floor. As... toward hardwood floors in the bathroom itself, which is what we ended up with, and... go with hardwood on the floors because it provides a nice contrast to all the tile... Thanks The floor with a plain grey tile walls with a strip of the flooring tile in the..."
Bungalows: Domestic Design at the Dawn of the Auto Age
Craftsman details, open floor plans and detached garages make the bungalow-style home an enduring favorite
"open floor plans and detached garages make the bungalow-style home an enduring favorite... on one floor. The houses typically had five or six rooms, with two or three bedrooms... oak/red pine hardwood floors & molding/trim, and French doors. A unique feature is that... trim, floors and doors I've ever seen and Mom kept them all sparkling. Our home... the wood floors and the kitchen nook. I have heard the owners now are having Christmas..."
Bathroom Surfaces: Ceramic Tile Pros and Cons
Learn the facts on this popular material for bathroom walls and floors, including costs and maintenance needs, before you commit
"walls and floors, including costs and maintenance needs, before you commit... and the hardwood floor. Later we will use some silicone to fill this space a a thin... setting the floor tile and once done will start tiling the walls. Clean and tidy. Straight... bathroom floor we choose a Porclean tile. The walls will be a wonderful 1'x3' Marble... Tiled floors require at least a 80% coverage beneath the tile and 100% coverage along..."