Faded hardwood flooring

mzdeeJune 18, 2007

The hardwood floors in my newly purchased house have faded. Floors that were under area rugs are a different shade that surrounding floor area. Other than that, the floors are in really good shape.

I am so hoping that refinishing is not the only answer cuz my budget won't hear of it for at least another year or 2.

Help me if you can.

Pleeeeaaassssse

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sawdust_maker

Some woods will fade in sunlight, other species of wood will darken with exposure. Virtually all will change color. This is natural, and exposure to light for those areas which were formerly covered will bring them back in line. Relax and enjoy the color and beauty of your wood.

John

    Bookmark   June 19, 2007 at 10:04PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Refinishing bedroom furniture
Hi everyone! Need advise please. We refinished a computer...
glittergirl_tx
Fixing Nail Polish Remover Damage on a Solid Walnut Table
I need to fix some damage from nail polish remover...
alaurenb
Gel stain on stair treads and handrail?
I have read many of the inspirational posts in the...
amt782
paint or restain moldings
I have a 28 year old view home with dark bronze aluminum...
kimkollie
Need help with staining alder cabinets
Can someone share with me the right way to stain the...
aktillery9
Sponsored Products
Artemide | Alcatraz Floor Lamp
YLighting
Angle Crown Molding
CliqStudios Cabinets
Set of Four WATER & DIRT SHIELD ™ Fall Day Stair Treads
$59.50 | FRONTGATE
Red Metal Counter Stools (Set of 2)
Overstock.com
Safari Cheetah Giclee Glow Bronze Club Floor Lamp
Lamps Plus
Cabildo Wall Sconce
Lightology
Branch Triple Chandelier - Rich Brilliant Willing
$1,725.00 | HORNE
Pure Rugs | Grey Freckles Natural Cowhide
YLiving.com
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™