Let me preface by saying that I have been saving for new floors for four long years. You know how you have a vision of what something is going to look like and then the reality doesn't quite match? That's kinda where I am. I love the variable width of the planks and the true handscraping of the boards. The wood tone, though, is different than what I was envisioning. We went with engineered so couldn't customize, but I knew I didn't want espresso or chocolate brown because it would be too dark for me. The stains that were lighter looked somewhat washed out. I was going for a medium brown. Let's just say that tears were shed and I have beat myself up a lot over the past week or so with woulda, coulda, shoulda. Now you know why I suffer from Analysis Paralysis.
I think the shock of going from light to dark has just thrown me a
What do you think?
Here are some more views in other rooms. Ignore my lack of staging because I haven't gotten
|Master bedroom looking into foyer|
For what it's worth, My Man and and children love the color! I don't hate it, I just think everything looks so DARK now. The gloomy weather we have been having lately hasn't helped.
Enlighten me! Please!