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Tips on matching your floor to your décor

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TInterior design can be a nightmare for many people thanks to the abundance of different colours and styles available. Decorating a home can feel overwhelming with so much choice and it is especially difficult to match the floor to the décor. Read on for some tips on how to create an elegant floor and decor combination when it comes to doors, walls, cupboards and your new Antique Fireplaces Ireland product.

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The colour palette

One important starting point is to determine your colour palette. A good rule
of thumb is to use your primary colour for around 60% of your décor and your
secondary colour for about 30%, leaving accent colours for the remaining 10%.
Too many colours competing against each other doesn’t work, so try to keep it
simple.

Colour tricks

If you have a bold colour as your main wall colour then you will want to …

Should I Choose a Light or Dark Floor?

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When choosing the perfect hardwood floor, the first big decision you’ll probably make is whether you would prefer light or dark. Below are some things to keep in mind when choosing the most suitable floor for your home:

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•       Your own personal preference
•       The décor of your home
•       How busy your home is
•       How much you are willing to spend
•       Size of rooms and/or home
•       The style and colouring of furniture

 You may also wish to consider:

1) Which Is Easier to Keep Clean?

With regards to cleaning, light wooden floors have the edge, since the contrast between the surface and what’s underneath is more apparent with darker hardwoods, Click here https://www.woodfloors.org/what-to-expect.aspx for more information on how to clean and maintain floors.

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2) Which Shows Scratches More?

Again, light wooden floors have the advantage over dark hardwood, since scratches on the …