Different wood floors upstairs and downstairs. Not strange at all. Check out these ideas for matching your stairs floor treatment to upstairs and downstairs flooring. Downstairs is a lighter wood and i would like some darker wood for the bedroom. If one floor is a different color and species than the other floor you can do a few things to pull them together.
If you have cherry floors downstairs and oak floors upstairs or if cherry and oak rooms are always separated by carpeted or tiled rooms the effect of the difference is probably quite subtle. If your home has multiple levels chances are you have a few different floor treatments as well. Carpeting runner or bare wood. Check out these ideas for matching your stairs floor treatment to upstairs and downstairs flooring.
Should i stick with carpet or try to match the wood. The first floor is the usual mid colored oak with black graining. This is because in the rooms upstairs each room has a different type of wooden furniture and the black would go best in each room. I was thinking of installing hardwood floors however they would be different than the ones downstairs although upstairs there is no hardwood.
However if your stairs are not in the best shape and sometimes you may not find that out until youve ripped out the old carpeting it can be more economical to re cover them or paint them. Like one room like a library was done extremely high end and has paneling to match and then they put in a threshold. Is this a bad decision. The upstairs master has carpet that needs to be replaced.
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. Dark hardwood floors pros and cons there are many advantages that come with a dark wood floor. Dark hardwood floors living room. I hope you all had a marvelous weekend.
Carpeting runner or bare wood. I have seen ones where there is a different wood floor on the main floor but purposeful. You can mix up the wood species so that you create a mosaic look that matches both the upstairs and the downstairs. I wanted to talk a little today about why we chose different hardwood for our upstairsfrom what we already have downstairs.