There are very few options for flooring that are both attractive and low maintenance. Carpet shows foot traffic wear soon after installation, wooden floors are expensive and gouge easily, and tile is time consuming and can gather unsightly dirt in grout lines.
Reclaimed and refinished hardwood isn’t the only sustainable flooring option that’s also fashionable and full of character. If you think your wine-snob dinner guests will be impressed by the cork in your bottles of chardonnay, wait’ll they get a look at your cork wood floors.
Wood flooring can instantly transform a space from blah to beautiful. It can also cost a small fortune to install.
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Selecting a floor….you know how it’s done. First, you choose the look you like – stones, woods, perhaps something avant-garde?
When investing in home improvement, there are numerous details to take care of, and it’s often hard to figure out the best areas in which to save, and where to splurge. A good place to start is with the floor, as this will often influence the entire feel of the room and its décor.