If you've been reading, you know that I did my own floors recently. In case you didn't see them the first time I posted about them, here is what they look like now:
I'm still not ready to show you everything put back together because I am still waiting on a rug and have a ton of painting to do.
And while I love mine and will never change them, while I was in the process of having them redone, I was amazed at how light and open my house looked when the floors were sanded but not yet stained. Even my kids were saying "Our house looks so bright!" It made me fall in love with the very light, bleached or natural look, like these: