Brown Paper Flooring
Well here it is the post everyone has been waiting for me to write.
Brown paper flooring. Paper bag floors is your old flooring carpeted in style or in dust grime and various other antiques of time. I kept expanding to more areas of my house till i had completely removed all the wall to wall carpet and replaced it with kraft paper flooring by july 2016. See more ideas about paper flooring flooring paper bag flooring. A brown paper bag floor is incredibly versatile.
How to cover a floor in brown kraft paper to create a great leather looking surface. A complete tutorial can be found in my ultimate brown paper flooring guide. Paper bag flooring application after the floor is prepped tear and crumple 6 to 8 inch paper wads from a roll of brown craft paper the material used in brown paper lunch bags. Anna directionsnotincluded november 9 2011.
This would have been a good solution in our old house. How to paint your floors to last rocksolid home by rust oleum duration. I had a couple of mis haps where i had to re do the paper while i was moving a lot of the furniture around but since i have put everything back where it belongs 7 months ago i have not had any problems or had to re do any of it. By using this simple technique you can give your floors a.
If you are looking for a diy flooring idea that has the look of real wood without the price try this diy faux wood flooring made with ordinary brown craft paper. I don t know how i missed these before on your blog. This fascinating floor covering job has swept the blog writing world off of its feet with its abundant color and also marble textured results and also its economical. I installed a floor made of brown paper and polyurethane in my boy s room last year read that post here and since then i have gotten a ton of questions about it the original tutorial post currently has 645 comments most of them questions that i have done my best to answer and keep up with.
So if you want to rip out your old carpet but don t have the money to install hardwood flooring and still want the warm look of wood tones this is an excellent alternative. Dec 25 2012 explore lovely crafty home s board brown paper flooring followed by 4362 people on pinterest. And after having this tutorial get published in cottages and bungalows magazine in april 2011 woot more readers and bloggers have tried it in their homes with great success. A teen might like a floor covered in magazine pages and a nursery would be adorable with colorful storybook pages.
Our most viewed post and video by far is the brown kraft paper diy alternative to wood flooring tutorial. Improve it by removing any fraying obsolete carpeting heap and also changing it with simple craft paper.