COMMUNITY FORUM

aheckels

08:02PM | 05/23/07
Member Since: 05/22/07
1 lifetime posts
Bvflooring
Please help. I really want to install bamboo flooring in my master bath that is currently being remodeled. My intention is to eventually floor my entire house in bamboo. However, just before the previous owners sold us the house, they installed new hardwoods in the kitchen, dining, and entryway. I don't have the money to rip out and replace perfectly good hardwood floors, but I'm afraid when I lay the bamboo floors down in the rest of the house the mismatch will be unattractive. ANY ADVICE???

flooringworldDOTorg

07:06AM | 05/27/07
Member Since: 10/28/05
312 lifetime posts
well then you have to decide what is more important.

your desire for bamboo floors, your money, or the decorative contrast between the two.

personally, I would isntall the banboo in the bathroom if that's what I wanted, then take 5 seconds and close the bathroom door if I didnt like the contrast between the two when the door is open.

_____________________________________________

There are two ways to do any job.

The right way and the wrong way.

Do it right everytime.

_____________________________________________

http://flooringworld.org/

_____________________________________________
Click_to_reply_button
Inspiration_banner

INSPIRATION GALLERY



Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply_choose_button

Anonymous

Post_new_button or Login_button
Register

Add some rustic charm to your trimmings with a paper-and-twine garland. All you need is some craft store Christmas paper, ... Filling an underutilized area beneath the stairs is a smart way to save space. Doing so with a stash of wood, however, is ... The Audubon Society inspired wallpaper in this Adirondack-styled entryway will get you in the outdoor mood. Grab your coat... Chalkboard paint opens up endless possibilities for customizing your dresser time and time again. Use chalk to label the c... A fireplace in the bathroom creates the ultimate setting for relaxation. Homeowners often choose electric or gas over wood... This roomy boot tray made from punched metal stands up to all the elements. Station it in your mudroom or at your back doo... There’s nothing like a new set of cabinet hardware to refresh a room. The possibilities are endless: Go modern, rustic, or... FLOR carpet tiles are a simple and affordable way to customize a floor covering for any space. You can make anything from ... Chalkboard paint features prominently in this elegant yet unpretentious headboard design. Add a new message daily to reflec... Salvaged boards in varying widths and colors make up the dramatic accent wall in this attic space. The high-gloss white of... The indecisive homeowner need not fret over choosing one (or even two) cabinet colors. The kitchen cabinets in this artist... Incorporate nature into your lighting scheme by securing a dead tree in a concrete mold and draping your pendant lamp from... Simple and striking, a couple of pieces of "lovingly used" furniture creates a special kind of charm. A weathered chair fo... First dress up your metal shelves with a coat of paint in an accent color that complements your kitchen decor. Then arrang... The vibrant green of Granny Smith apples make a beautifully natural alternative to the traditional evergreen wreath. Brigh...
Follow_banner_a
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon