Mar , They spent hours with me in my studio and we chose colours for all their major fixed elements for their interior like hardwood floors, countertops, tile, and then outside You can buy just the advice you need, every purchase whether it s paint for your trim or new windows is a colour decision first.
Dec , A full hardwood floor installation project journal covering tips for carpet removal, subfloor preparation, plank installation and finish trim work.
Aug , Want to rip out your ugly carpet but don t have the money to put in hardwood flooring Using this simple DIY technique, you can give your squeezing but the results are worth it I ve done it on walls, floors, over wood, over concrete , interior and exterior(need an oil based poly to finish with). Read more.
Dec , Here are the pros and cons of some of the most popular installation methods for wood flooring to help you make the best choice for your home, budget and style Contemporary Kitchen Requires every board to be cut, creating waste and taking significantly more time than straight patterns In a small space,
Oct , This Indonesian installation combines marble, quartz, granite, glass and other glittery chips, describes Sast iguna He adds that the contractor used a transition metal trim between the terrazzo and the teak flooring However, the metal trim was removed after the terrazzo cured, and the edge was ground
This Old House presents a complete guide to finding the best wood floor for your home Important Numbers Every Homeowner Should Know Decorated outer home entry Flatsawn boards are cut so that the growth rings are roughly parallel with the face, leaving a distinctive flamelike grain pattern Quartersawn boards
Apr , Photos to Help You Choose a Wood Floor Finish This may surprise you, but many people struggle with choosing a wood floor color Most people inherit the floors that come with the homes they Here s a more traditional application of white oak floors mixed with gray trim I love the choice of painting
Nov , A simple option when you have wood floors both upstairs and down is to leave the stairs bare, with a finish that matches the flooring in the rest of your space For a classic look that lets some of the wood beneath show through, pick out a runner that matches your upstairs carpet, but with contrasting trim.