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Need help with old marble or granite floor

Angela WalkerJanuary 24, 2013
what can i do to work around this floor or change it. The floor is current connected to a cherry hardwoord, and carpet at the adjoing rooms. The size of the area is about 4 x 11.
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pattieramos
I would put a runner rug with the grout color as a border on the rug.
    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 11:25AM
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Design & Decor By Shelley
Wow that is quite the floor....if you could change the grout colour to match the stones it wouldn't seem so busy. Then add the rug..
2 Likes    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 11:47AM
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mpoulsom
I think it's kind of interesting, but the 2 above suggestions are great if you want to cover it up and make it less noticeable!
    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 12:12PM
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sacapuntaslapioz
Gorgeous. do a runner if you must. either oriental or a solid color, otherwise it will be too busy
    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 12:21PM
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Aja Mazin
I LOVE THAT FLOOR!

Dress up that foyer by painting the walls a medium gray - BM iron gate
1545

Hang some pictures on the walls with black frames.

Put a small black Parsons console on the left wall between the 2 doors [$45 at Target]

Put a few large pillar candles in cream and black and hang a mirror above it.
3 Likes    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 12:28PM
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sacapuntaslapioz
brilliant Aja
1 Like    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 1:36PM
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Angela Walker
@Aja Mazin thanks so much will give this a try
1 Like    Bookmark   January 24, 2013 at 2:16PM
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