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ImFlippinCrazy 04-22-2007 10:47 AM

Hardwood Or Tile?
 
Hey guys, I'm wondering if I should keep this floor, or tile..

http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e5...ious/003-1.jpg
http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e52/rusrious/006.jpg


This is a flip

Thanks

Darylh 04-22-2007 10:56 AM

I would sand and retopcoat myself.

ImFlippinCrazy 04-22-2007 11:00 AM

OK, I also plan on taking out the chair rail look, all the wood off the walls will be coming out, along with the cabinets.. Total update..

Thanks
Darylh

J187 04-24-2007 04:38 PM

I would DEFINITELY keep the floor. I love hardwood in the kitchen. You may actually want to sand all the way and refinish depending on the cabinets you go with.

zel 04-24-2007 06:47 PM

:stupid:

J187 04-25-2007 08:48 AM

Your with WHO?? HAHA. Nice Zel, thanks.

KUIPORNG 04-25-2007 12:12 PM

Hardwood is expensive...why waste it...

zel 04-25-2007 03:29 PM

Sorry J187, lol. On another forum I use, the sign says "I'm with them" instead of "stupid".

KUIPORNG 04-25-2007 03:33 PM

on the other hand
 
After revisiting the pictures, I can see why the author want to change the flooring...as looks like same color wood is everywhere... the wall.. the cabinet... etc... there is really a lack of contrast ..... but still...dumping away the wood flooring is kind of a waste... may be change its color is another option... or even change the cabinet...etc...

zel 04-25-2007 03:45 PM

Once all that other wood is removed and those floors are redone, that interior will look great. IMO

J187 04-25-2007 03:52 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by ImFlippinCrazy (Post 41906)

This is a flip


I wonder if any of us saw this at first?

It doesn't change my opinion though. I still think you should just refinish and keep the wood - I think it'll sell better than tile - people look at it as though it wouldn't be too big a deal to tile if they dont' like the wood, but once tile is in place I think people tend not to think hardwood kitchen floors are within thier reach.

Kui - did you see that he said he's tearing out the wood panelling and also changing cabinets?

KUIPORNG 04-25-2007 03:56 PM

did the author just win some sort of lottery
 
and don't know where to spend the money...


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