Zillow Advice: Home Improvement - Property value estimate for adding new flooring http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Property-value-estimate-for-adding-new-flooring/510044/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Well I think the flooring ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Property-value-estimate-for-adding-new-flooring/510044/ Well I think the flooring needs to reflect the room it inhabits. It needs to compliment its surrounding components.<br/>Like in kitchens light cabinets / mid-dark floors and visa versa.<br/>Hard to light areas (light-mid color)<br/><br/>Mid-colors are usually warm and safe to mix with anything.<br/><br/>If you are uncomfortable with your floors as they are, chances are someone looking at them will be too.<br/><br/>Since you are in the beginning phases of (re-creating) and are open for ideas. try this;<br/><br/>As you go about your daily duties, start making observations about the rooms you enter into, how do they make you feel? Why ?<br/>If you feel comfortable , look around and see what it is that makes you feel that way.<br/>Flooring? Color choices? Lighting? The way things are staged...etc. This can be done in stores, places you eat, just places you go during your week.<br/><br/>I know that's a bit more info than you asked for but that is a great way to make good design choices at the expense of others.<br/>-Joseph- Thu, 05 Sep 2013 14:06:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Property-value-estimate-for-adding-new-flooring/510044/ 2013-09-05T14:06:00Z You don't mention WHERE u ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Property-value-estimate-for-adding-new-flooring/510044/ You don't mention WHERE u are at so its kinda hard to say. <br/><br/>Depending on a bunch of factors, youll usually recoup 0-50% of the cost of the flooring. It depends on your market and what a buyer is willing to pay for your new flooring vs your old flooring if given a chance...<br/><br/>Biggest thing is just to enjoy your new flooring for what it is.... Thu, 05 Sep 2013 04:20:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Property-value-estimate-for-adding-new-flooring/510044/ 2013-09-05T04:20:00Z