Our Favorite Flooring Options
Think beyond basic hardwoods and give your floors personality. A few decorative touches will add some serious interest underfoot.
Get this look: Paccha Fretwork-on-Four Tiles in Azure/Indigo/Turquoise, $18.50 per square foot; annsacks.com.
Get this look: Antique French Parrefeuille; parisceramics.com.
Three rules to paint by:
1. Before painting, sand floors and vacuum thoroughly.
2. Choose interior/exterior porch-and-floor enamel (it’s more durable than standard paint).
3. After the paint has dried, always apply a second coat.