Painted wood floors lend a vintage feel to a space and can add color and pattern to a room. They can eliminate the need for a rug and can be a less expensive alternative to refinishing floors.
Interior designer Allison Kandler often uses colorful painted floors in her design projects, as seen in the two photos below.
Below is a pretty farmhouse style painted entry floor:
The painted floor below adds a fun touch of color and pattern to the bedroom:
The blue/green stairs add a nice touch of color to the beach house below:
As pretty as these floors are, the prospect of trying one out in your home could be intimidating. After all, you would have to be brave to paint your nice wood floors! However, if you like the look, but aren’t feeling completely daring, why not try it on the floor of your porch? This seems like less of a commitment than painting a floor inside your home, and it can have a huge positive impact on your outdoor space.
Here are some examples of painted porch floors:
I love the above green painted floor–it is Benjamin Moore’s Narragansett Green
The above green is Benjamin Moore’s Army Green.
The above turquoise painted floor is perfect for a beach cottage.
What do you think of painted floors? Would you try one?