Summer Flooring Trends 2023: Top Picks to Revitalize Your Home


Summer’s Finest: Cochran’s Top Hardwood Flooring Picks

Summer is that special time when many of us think about freshening up our homes. And what better way to start than from the ground up with new flooring? At Cochran’s Lumber, we’re more than just a flooring company. We’re here to help you make your home look and feel amazing. Let’s dive into some of the top flooring trends for this summer and how our range of woods and finishes can help you get that fresh new look.

Light and Bright Tones

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What’s Trending: Summer is all about letting the light in, and light-colored floors are leading the way. Think shades of blonde, gray, and light brown.

Cochran’s Take: If light and breezy is what you’re going for, we’ve got you covered. Check out our new Mies collection, which features lighter shades designed to give your space a clean and airy vibe. Our fresh sawn oak is another great pick for a bright summer look.

Rustic Meets Modern

What’s Trending: The blend of old and new is big this summer. Imagine the rustic charm of reclaimed wood coupled with sleek modern furniture.

Cochran’s Take: Our antique/reclaimed wood selection is perfect for this style. Or go for our Western Waves collection, where we bring together the charm of the past with today’s trends.

Go Wide or Go Home

What’s Trending: Wide plank flooring has gained substantial popularity in contemporary interior design, offering a spacious aesthetic and leaving a lasting impact.

Cochran’s Take: With our wide selection of American hardwoods, you can easily hop on this trend. Antique Heart Pine in wide planks could be just what you need to make a statement.

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Cool and Sustainable

What’s Trending: More people are thinking about where their flooring comes from. Eco-friendly and sustainable options are in demand, as are options that come from American-based makers.

Cochran’s Take: If going green is important to you, consider our reclaimed hardwood floors or our engineered floors. They’re not only stylish and unique but also kinder to the planet. We make sure our wood comes from responsible American sources, so you can feel good about your choice.

Keep It Natural

What’s Trending: Simple, natural finishes are a hit this summer. People want the wood to look as close to its natural state as possible.

Cochran’s Take: Our Ascetic collection focuses on this exact trend. The finishes here are all about letting the natural beauty of the wood shine through.

Last Words

Ready to jump into summer with a fresh new look for your floors? At Cochran’s, we’re all about helping you find the best fit for your home. Whether you’re following a trend or setting one yourself, we’ve got the wood, the colors, and the know-how to make it happen. Come explore our wide range, and let’s make this a summer to remember.

Looking to refresh your floors? Check out our website to explore our offerings and get your project started.

Visit our showroom today in historic Berryville, VA (only 50 miles west of Washington D.C), or give us a call at 1(877) 297-8331.

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