Just follow the arrow. There is a bit of a drop off, so I still need to buy a reducer thingy to kinda level it off so everyone’s not tripping. My husband said, “Wow, it looks much nicer than I anticipated!” I keep reminding him it’s a temporary solution for now. He likes it. For the how to…see this post on How to Fake your wood floors.
Has anyone else ripped up their nasty carpet and faked a wood floor or painted the subfloor?
wow Kristi, it looks beautiful!
1 Funky Woman says
Wow am I ever impressed!
The Tiny Homestead says
I'm impressed too. It looks great! I painted my subfloor, but not to look like wood. Just a temporary solution until we redo the kitchen. http://tinyhomestead.blogspot.com/2009/02/update-kitchen-floor-still-shiny.html
it sure made it light and cottage-y. It probably feels that way too.
That turned out fantastic! Looks so much lighter and brighter now. Couldn't tell where it ended without the help of your little arrows!
wow – that looks fantastic! and I wouldn't have known where it ended unless you pointed it out. fab! : )
Between You and Me says
beautiful. I couldn't tell!
Maridith @ Strictly Homemade says
Wow, I am impressed. Great job. I can't tell the real from the fake.
I finished my first slipcover today!! For my first one I am excited!! Come check it out. I think you will like the back side!
I just found your blog! And what a great wood floor “fake”. I am very impressed! So much I think I'll follow along with you!
Looks SO good. Your room is one of my inspiration rooms.. ha.. It wont happen unless you come over and slipcover my GIANT sectional for me. 😉
your floors look great! i love how it changed up the feeling of the room. great job!
what paint color did you use on your walls?
You are one crazy-home-makeover-diva. My domestic hero, in fact. The floor looks amazing!
You are just amazing!!! I am in awe of your home and the work you do!!! I am hoping to get to half of that….one day!!!
Laurie - Little Blue Chairs says
I painted our sub-floor in our dining room and will be continuing the job into our living room in August.
Judith @ Creating Balance says
Girl I love my new Novalis!!! Check it out!!!
That Crazy Family says
Looks AMAZING!! Great job!
It looks great Kristi! Can I ask what color of teal is that you used on your coffee table and mirror? My apologies if you've already posted, I don't recall. 🙂
Alicia ~ time worn style says
no I havent as we have original wood floors. Your looks amazing though, I really cant tell where the faux floors end!!
We are totally considering this now that we have seen you do it, twice!
We will have to rename you the fake wood floor whisperer!