The direction of your flooring boards has a huge impact on a room’s overall appearance and can be a tough nut to crack.
For a long time, Scandinavian design has featured pine elements in walls, ceilings and furniture – but pine doesn't work particularly well in flooring. Solid pine flooring is too soft and thus easily damaged, and it also attracts dust – but there are other options for those who still want a pine floor.
Do you have an old, worn wood floor that you want to freshen up with paint? It is all very well to paint a wood floor, but finished floors are also available in various shades if you want to make things simpler for yourself.