There’s no question that solid wood floors make a real statement in your home. It’s a timeless and beautiful choice, but you need to balance it with your existing or desired decor style and furniture choices. Here is a look at some top decor styles and how to balance your furniture and flooring accordingly.

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Those who enjoy a vintage look, whether it’s smart Mid-Century, trendy Industrial Chic or even Art Deco, will find that an antique oak flooring will perfectly host all those antique furniture finds. The good thing about this look is that because the wood naturally ages and wears, it will still look perfect against your up-cycled and retro furniture.


Country cottage-style rustic charm has huge appeal, especially if you live in a period property or a rural area or you want a family-friendly look. Mixed woods are perfect for this style, so choose a good mid-oak flooring that will match well with a range of wooden furniture from a pine table to chestnut chairs.


Some of us still want a minimalist look but with solid wood flooring, like the options found at Opt for a lighter wood for the floor, such as beech, which will give an airy feel and match perfectly with a small number of white gloss furniture items.

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As you can see, a solid wood floor can complement any home decor style; you simply need to choose the right wood for the job.