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Light Wood vs Dark Wood
"Shades of Wood Can Do for a Space... finish of wood can be a huge one. Aside from the many considerations of the wood itself... with dark wood unless you are creating the Bat Cave. And light wood with light colors... dark with wood can create an entire vibe throughout, and determines what you're able... shades of wood and how they work for their space.... beautiful floors. Love the light wood laminate flooring. I am definitely a dark wood..."
Your Floor: An Introduction to Solid-Plank Wood Floors
"choose the wood floor right for you. Engineered wood floors and solid wood floors are... engineered wood floors, but let's get through solid wood first. More flooring guides... not all wood floors are equal, and the many species of wood that get made into floors... Wood floors are a classic addition to any home. Barring damage from fire or flood... solid wood floor will add warmth, character and value to your interior as long as..."
When to Use Engineered Wood Floors
"engineered wood floor could be your best choice (and no one will know but you)... choose the wood floor right for you. Engineered wood floors and solid wood floors are... plank wood floors, it's time to delve into the world of engineered wood floors.... engineered wood floors, but let's get through solid wood first. More flooring guides... engineered wood floor can be difficult to distinguish from a solid plank floor. But believe..."
Your Floors: Zebra, Tiger, and Teak Wood, Oh, My!
"Exotic Woods: Hickory, Cherry, Rosewood and More... looking at wood floors, make sure the wood you're buying bears the logo from the Forest... exotic wood species that are also being used as flooring. Some of these exotic woods... of my flooring series, I reviewed some of the characteristics of some common wood... plank floors that are common in North America and Europe. In this second installment... choosing a flooring design due to their distinctive grain patterns, and they're best left..."
Laminate Floors: Get the Look of Wood (and More) for Less
"laminate flooring and why you just might want to choose it... inate floors aren't wood, though they usually appear to be. Rather, laminate floors... look like wood. Increasingly, more options are showing up, and laminate floors that look... Laminate floors are relatively inexpensive, easy to install and hold up well to wear... laminate floors are moisture resistant, they can be used in areas where the material... has a "wood" floor I can hear whether it's a floating laminate floor or a nailed-down..."
What Goes With Dark Wood Floors?
Avoid a too-heavy look or losing your furniture in a sea of darkness with these pairing ideas for flooring in deep tones
"ideas for flooring in deep tones... Dark wood floors can be incredibly chic and sophisticated, bringing richness and... those floors run the risk of making the space feel dark and heavy. If you’ve been... your dark floors to bring out their best features, try these ideas.... he dark wood floor with certain colors of wood that look good. I love this floor,... orange-hued floors... In a previous house, I installed dark wood flooring in all living..."
Painted Wood Floors
"painting floors can be the best solution to freshen up a space and add character. It... make, as flooring is one of the most expensive changes to make in a home, so painting... if the floors need repair or have been refinished so many times that doing so again... painted floors on Houzz when Rene, from the blog Cottage and Vine, painted the floors... g the floors was not in the cards. Here are several rooms in which homeowners and..."
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... hardwood floors galore, to name a few. The dark and dated knotty pine paneling in my... list. Wood paneling is fine for some, but this particular paneling was causing an... from the wood. Even though this was not a permanent playroom, I needed for my children... all that wood or maybe it's just the wood itself. Does anyone have any experience with... grain of wood is my favorite We have barn wood paneling in our family room - and painting..."
Give Your Victorian Hallway a Modern Slant
Keep the architectural integrity of your hallway while adapting it for modern use, with these ideas for floors, doors, walls and trim
"of your hallway while adapting it for modern use, with these ideas for floors, doors... dark wood panelling, dados and tiled floors were usually dark and extravagant, but... interior. Hallways in Victorian homes were no different, but there were different lifestyles... adapting a hallway in a Victorian house for modern use can present a few challenges.... painted wood panelling. I have dark wood throughout hall and stairs. Definitely going..."
8 Ways to Dress Up a Drab Hallway
Make your hallways as special as the rest of your home with artwork, bookcases, vibrant floor coverings and more
"your hallways as special as the rest of your home with artwork, bookcases, vibrant... short hallway, a hallway with a sharp turn, a spacious hallway or one that's a tight... The hallways that connect living spaces to sleeping spaces to the exterior of a home... Make your hallways come alive with built-ins, lighting, colorful rugs and more.... in my hallway For big bonus room hallway Hallway Cool idear for walk way cool and..."
What to Ask Before Choosing a Hardwood Floor
We give you the details on cost, installation, wood varieties and more to help you pick the right hardwood flooring
"installation, wood varieties and more to help you pick the right hardwood flooring... solid wood and engineered wood. Solid wood is what you generally think of as a hardwood... hardwood floor: thick, solid planks of wood. Engineered wood is made of a veneer layer... hardwood floors. Easy enough, right? Pick a wood and be done with it. Not so fast... of the floor you're working with pretty much will dictate what kind of wood you can..."
Try DIY Plywood Flooring for High Gloss, Low Cost
Yup, you heard right. Laid down and shined up, plywood can run with the big flooring boys at an affordable price
"the big flooring boys at an affordable price... type of wood and ply can make plywood a very practical flooring choice. While Dalley... and warm floor for their master bedroom. Project: Plywood flooring for a bedroom Location:... on the floor of a Hawaiian beach shop. Instantly falling in love with its warm and... the sub floor, our's real wood sub floor), total close to $1800. We talked with contractors... solid wood flooring, but can not match the performance the other options can offer..."
Will Cork Float for Your Bathroom Floor?
Get the facts on advantages, disadvantages, costs and installation to see if a cork bathroom floor is right for you
"bathroom floor is right for you... bathroom floor: price, aesthetic, installation, maintenance, sustainability and more... of cork flooring, to help you decide if it's a good fit for your bathroom. Could this... up my floors. With the owner's permission, I actually rented a commercial (wood)... of the floor is a wood composite which would soak up water like a sponge. Generally... get cork flooring. I loved my cork floor BUT it got water damaged 6 months after we..."
The Upstairs-Downstairs Connection: Picking the Right Stair Treatment
Carpeting, runner or bare wood? Check out these ideas for matching your staircase floor treatment to upstairs and downstairs flooring
"or bare wood? Check out these ideas for matching your staircase floor treatment to... different floor treatments as well. If you have the same flooring on both levels, or... have hard flooring, can you still carpet the stairs? And what if the upstairs is carpeted... that are wood and carpet in the middle. It gives the look of wood treads and risers... done in wood to match their floor. It's beautiful and flows nicely however the cost..."
Top Tile Trends From the Coverings 2013 Show — the Wood Look
Get the beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks to eye-fooling ceramic and porcelain tiles
"beauty of wood while waving off potential splinters, rotting and long searches, thanks... limestone and wood. One of the biggest trends is the wood-grain tile look, on show in a big... walnut to wood from a well-weathered fishing boat in France. With reclaimed wood so on... barn wood, and tiles are available in dimensions that wood is typically not. At Coverings... The wood tile trend has been gaining momentum for several years, and now there..."