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Woodipedia: Make a Solid Choice With Oak
Forget those low-end products of old. Red and white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive
"of old. Red and white oak today are beautiful, versatile and relatively inexpensive... Red and white oak have a strange history of being some of the most prized and reviled... domestic hardwoods. Whether people love it or hate it depends largely on the way the... But oak is versatile and packed with potential. It's also relatively inexpensive... choice for flooring and other applications.... finished "red oak" floor ... most of the floor is in the creamy beige to amber range..."
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
"to get hardwood floors. Easy enough, right? Pick a wood and be done with it. Not... kind of hardwood floor your home can accommodate, and what will look best with your... of as a hardwood floor: thick, solid planks of wood. Engineered wood is made of a veneer... choosing a hardwood floor for your home.... of the floor you're working with pretty much will dictate what kind of wood you can... wax(brownish red) on my old oak hardwood flooring it covered almost all the imperfections..."
How to Paint Your Hardwood Floors
"paint hardwood floors, but if you know how to apply nail polish, you already know... solid wood floors can give them new life without the expense and mess of refinishing them... make your floors a beautiful design element in their own right, particularly with interesting... and nook floors to lighten up the space. The problem? The floors are red oak and recently... green and red checkered floor looks pretty great. I will be painting a floor this weekend..."
Transition Time: How to Connect Tile and Hardwood Floors
Plan ahead to prevent unsightly or unsafe transitions between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know
"between floor surfaces. Here's what you need to know... tile floor to the hardwood of another room is often given little forethought. However... or a floor assembly that's destined to fail. Most of the floor framing in North... carpet and hardwood to be used on floors. But these days most of my clients want large... porcelain tile floor and the existing red oak floor. He did an excellent job and it walking... option for floor to tile Transition strips My hardwood floors are stained a pickle oak..."
What to Know Before Refinishing Your Floors
Learn costs and other important details about renewing a hardwood floor — and the one mistake you should avoid
"renewing a hardwood floor — and the one mistake you should avoid... most hardwood floors start showing their age; scratches, dullness and discoloring... ¾-inch-thick hardwood floor can be sanded about six to eight times during its lifetime... of your floors to sand them. If your home has heat registers in the floor, remove a... your wood floors can be brought back to life. You need at least 1/32 of an inch of wood..."
Your Floor: An Introduction to Solid-Plank Wood Floors
"Cons of Oak, Ash, Pine, Maple and Solid Bamboo... the wood floor right for you. Engineered wood floors and solid wood floors are very... all wood floors are equal, and the many species of wood that get made into floors have... wood floors, but let's get through solid wood first. More flooring guides... 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 you're..."
Contractor Tips: Smooth Moves for Hardwood Floors
Dreaming of gorgeous, natural wood floors? Consider these professional pointers before you lay the first plank
"natural wood floors? Consider these professional pointers before you lay the first plank... doesn't have hardwood floors, you probably wish it did. Wood makes great flooring. It's... '80s. But hardwood floors have almost always been in style for the last couple hundred... the same floors people are now refinishing), and I seem to remember wall-to-wall carpeting... existing floors, read on for some insight from a contractor that will help you get the..."
Bathed in Color: When to Use Red in the Bath
Rev up your space and flatter all skin tones with bold, beautiful red on bathroom walls, floors and fixtures
"beautiful red on bathroom walls, floors and fixtures... vibrant red paint colors and a selection of ravishing and inspiring red bathrooms.... have red walls — it's a flattering color for all skin tones. The owner might be... But red can be a tricky color to pull off in a small space that gets little light... so a red bathroom will feel smaller and more closed in than a neutral- or cooler-hued... of bold red is a good way to prevent a room from feeling cold and sterile. Here are..."
Cooking With Color: When to Use Red in the Kitchen
Candy Apple Red, Red Licorice and more for your kitchen walls, cabinets or island? The color choices are as delicious as they sound
"Apple Red, Red Licorice and more for your kitchen walls, cabinets or island? The... Red represents love, life, power and passion in many cultures. A stimulating color... appetite, red is a great choice for an accent color in the kitchen. For those who want... brought in red accents from the adjacent family room. Red door in the mudroom, red blinds... hearth, red hutch and red barstools. I think red is the perfect color to have in the..."
Kitchen of the Week: Big, Bold and Red in Texas
A cheerful red island, accessories with patina, and custom cabinetry give this 1960s kitchen a modern update
"cheerful red island, accessories with patina, and custom cabinetry give this 1960s kitchen... bright red island, they designed a cheerful and stylish kitchen that works for everyone... PERFECT! Red is a happy color. Red is classic. Red is warm and inviting. After using... Love.... floor, hood, butcher block counter on nice, big island. The floor and island... the wood floor with different width strips is gorgeous. I love the red in this kitchen..."
Houzz Tour: A New Home Honors a Historic Neighborhood
Stained glass, red oak floors and other traditional details give a newly built home in Texas an antique feel that fits right in
"glass, red oak floors and other traditional details give a newly built home in Texas... on your red oak floors? Love the brick floor in the kitchen. Real bricks or tile to... currently have red oak flooring in my entry, u-shaped stairwell and dining room and am considering... the 1st floor. It is now a natural or clear finish but is too "golden" oak for my taste... interested in floor plans? Love the fact that a new house can look 'older' without looking..."
Houzz Tour: A Stunning Makeover Celebrates Warm Wood and Artful Salvage
Walnut countertops join hardwood floors and pieces made from leftover framing in a bright Spanish colonial
"join hardwood floors and pieces made from leftover framing in a bright Spanish colonial... the old oak floors--they have such a subtle sheen. I'm also impressed with the involvement... raised floor so we would have needed the deck to stretch across the entire back facade... use of floor furniture. How did you renovate the windows? I have a house that is... finalized our floor plan. Our next house, for ourselves, will probably be all sliding doors..."
Renovation Material: Cerused Oak
This traditional material adds welcome texture to the sleek surfaces of modern furniture, cabinetry and more
"rused oak is staging a comeback, and I couldn't be more excited. Dating way back... such as oak, the white pigment fills and reveals grain lines without affecting the... limed oak, the material has recently been popping up on case goods, cabinetry, flooring... ebony floors. Pickling and cerusing are not the same I am curious about the use... "pickeled oak". Enclosed is a photo of one house using VGDF wood wi the minwax finish..."
Color Feast: When to Use Red in the Dining Room
It awakens appetites and spurs conversations, but too much is like a second helping of pie. Find the perfect balance of dining room red here
"s), a floor-to-ceiling red-clad cave is too intense for most of us. So, how do you... you get red right? I prefer to use red as an accent color, with a swath on a wall,... you pair red with. Red mixed with rich wood tones and other warm, neutral hues can give... classic red dining room, along with paint picks and more tips on using red in your... hough red is a classic hue for a dining room (due to its ability stimulate our appetites..."
The Palette’s Power Suit: Energize With Red
Spicy or subdued, red brings undeniable vitality to rooms. See how it works with all kinds of styles
"subdued, red brings undeniable vitality to rooms. See how it works with all kinds of... wear red.” In this case what’s true in fashion is true in design. Red is a color... stunning red suit that I would pull out of my closet when I had to face a difficult... than add hardwood flooring :) I just did my kitchen in red. It brought back to life... about a red accent light? We love our twisted red cloth cord and up-cycled red valves..."