New Year is synonymous of renewal and changes. We often use the beginning of the year for resolutions about ourselves, to change something we don’t like or just to get better in something we already do. So, why not use the start 2018 as the time to redecorate your home? If you are intending to do this, one of the things you will need to consider is the floor. This post brings you the most interesting trends of 2018.
Vintage style has had a great year in 2017 and is set to remain high in 2018. There are two kinds of floors that work very well when trying to get the vintage look. The first one is what we call “raw”. A classic in terms of hardwood floors, raw floor is currently experiencing a popular revival. It shows the natural variation of the woods and in Germany is already a must in lots of houses. The second floor that can help you get a vintage look is vinyl tiles. One of the best advantages to vinyl floor is that it is relatively inexpensive. Because of this, vinyl flooring is available in a huge range of designs and looks including slightly more rustic aesthetics.
Not only has grey been the interior color of 2017, it’s seen a huge rise in popularity when it comes to flooring. A very versatile color, grey comes in many different shades all of which give you varying looks. From dark to light, you have plenty of choice when it comes to design in your home. Another advantage to grey is that its neutral color, giving it the ability to work with nearly any design scheme. This means that if you decide to repaint or wallpaper in the future, your floor will seamlessly match your new look giving you that timeless aesthetic. If you are seeking to get a Scandinavian style, grey is the perfect color and floors like laminate flooring could be the ideal choice as it replicates real wood seamlessly. Laminate floor is also great if you are on a budget since it is the most cost friendly wood flooring choice on the market.
Another color that promises to show popularity in the year to come is called ‘greenery’. This is a shade of green that reminds us nature and the countryside. Combined with colors such as orange and yellow, this color will give your house a feeling of calm and serenity as well as that much needed flair of color.
The fact that green is going to be a trend in 2018 emphasizes the popularity of the eco-friendly home. People are becoming more and more self aware in regards to the importance of being sustainable. Because of this, bamboo and cork floors are going to be very much in demanded. These materials have the ability to quickly regenerate themselves, which means they are perfect for a sustainable flooring.
So, there we have it, some of the must-haves in floors for 2018. Now you only need to choose what style is perfect for your house.