How to Choose Timeless Floor Colours That won’t go out of Fashion

//How to Choose Timeless Floor Colours That won’t go out of Fashion

How to Choose Timeless Floor Colours That won’t go out of Fashion

How to Choose Timeless Floor Colours That won’t go out of Fashion

While most people are surprised to hear the words luxury and vinyl used in the same sentence, luxury vinyl tile (LVT) has recently taken the design world by storm. Although vinyl was once thought of as a cheap and often undesirable flooring option, it is now viewed as an intelligent design choice due to its realism, durability, quality, and affordability. At Chestnut Flooring in Toronto, we carry a wide range of LVT, a multilayer tile which has become known for its luxurious design appeal and extreme resilience.

EXTREMLY DARK OR LIGHT STAINED WOOD FLOORS

At the moment, both extremely dark and extremely light stained wood floors are incredibly popular. While dark stained floors are very stylish and offer a beautiful contrast to light walls or cabinets, they can be more challenging to keep clean and are a more trendy option which may go out of fashion in the near future. Similarly, while the current trend of light, blonde wood helps to brighten up any space and has a certain classic appeal, it may not be as popular in five to ten years time.

GRAY AND WHITE WASHES

Despite their classic appeal, hardwood floors are constantly evolving and the latest trend is grey or white washed floors. Although gray is extremely versatile and perfectly complements any neutral décor, it is not as timeless as traditional hardwood tones. However, it is now possible to blend gray with brown to achieve a more greige look which will likely stand the test of time.

Call Us

MID-TONE

While both light and dark hardwood is currently on-trend, if you are looking for a classic finish, it is advisable to select a mid-tone wood, as this will ensure that it does not look dated over time. At Chestnut Flooring, we carry an extensive selection of classic mid-tone hardwood in finishes such as American Walnut, Antique Sienna, Belfort, Avondale, Burton, Maple Country, and Walnut Colonial. Each of the aforementioned finishes deliver beautiful, timeless results that will look as in fashion twenty years from now as they do today.

Hardwood flooring is an important investment which adds instant value to your home. While it is advisable to take your time when selecting the best colour for your hardwood and to contemplate whether your choice is timeless or trendy, when designing or renovating your home, the most important consideration should be your personal preferences. Thus, regardless of whether your choice is classic or trendy, you should ultimately choose the colour that you like the most as you will be the one living with it in your home. When you visit our showroom, one of our design experts will be happy to help you select the hardwood that best suits your personal taste, design aesthetic, and budget, while also advising you which choices are the most timeless and which ones may go out of fashion in the future.

Get a Quote

Additional Articles About Flooring

3 Reasons You Should Avoid Big Box Stores and Choose a Specialized Floor Covering Store Instead

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Flooring Materials|

3 Reasons You Should Avoid Big Box Stores and Choose a Specialized Floor Covering Store Instead When shopping for flooring, the first place many people stop is big box stores; however, more [...]

Comments Off on 3 Reasons You Should Avoid Big Box Stores and Choose a Specialized Floor Covering Store Instead

Carpet Can be a Luxurious Money Saver

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Flooring Materials|

Carpet Can be a Luxurious Money Saver Carpet is typically known for its cost-effectiveness and the comfort it provides underfoot but when it comes to luxurious floor coverings, most people tend to [...]

Comments Off on Carpet Can be a Luxurious Money Saver

Are Wood Floors Sustainable?

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Flooring Materials|

Are Wood Floors Sustainable? When shopping for products, the criteria are changing for many individuals. In addition to searching for high quality products at affordable prices, more and more people are now [...]

Comments Off on Are Wood Floors Sustainable?

Choose Professional Custom Flooring Installers

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Flooring Materials|

Choose Professional Custom Flooring Installers When it comes time to replace your flooring, there are many important decisions to be made. In addition to taking into account your design aesthetic, budget, and [...]

Comments Off on Choose Professional Custom Flooring Installers

Discover the Wide Variety of Beautiful Custom Hardwood Options

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Flooring Materials|

Discover the Wide Variety of Beautiful Custom Hardwood Options When it comes to flooring, there is no finish more luxurious than hardwood. Regardless of your décor style, hardwood flooring can add warmth, [...]

Comments Off on Discover the Wide Variety of Beautiful Custom Hardwood Options

Durable Floors for Every Day Family Life

By | March 28th, 2018|Categories: Flooring Materials|

Durable Floors for Every Day Family Life In addition to its design appeal, one of the most important considerations when selecting new flooring is its durability. This is particularly true when it [...]

Comments Off on Durable Floors for Every Day Family Life
March 28th, 2018|Flooring Materials|