Wide Plank Flooring is Popular

Usually, glossy interior design magazines save their excitement for color and pattern. But wide plank flooring has been all the buzz lately, from coast to coast. Here is a look at images from notable national interior design publications:

  • House Beautiful showed wide plank heart pine flooring in a kitchen by famed designer Mick de Giulio. The floor is stained chocolate and, according to House Beautiful, “conveys a feeling of age and keeps an all-white kitchen from floating away.”
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Image via House Beautiful; Photo: Julian Wass
  • Architectural Digest reported walnut wide plank flooring in this modern Wisconsin cabin by architect Thomas R. Jones.
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Image via Architectural Digest; Photo: Jeffrey Jacobs Photography


  • Traditional Home photographed an Atlanta showhouse with 5″ wide walnut flooring. The space, by designer Scott Laslie, has timeless appeal.
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Image via Traditional Home; Photo: Colleen Duffley

Find wide planks and many other woodworking supplies at Schutte Lumber in Kansas City. Call us at 888.470.4181 to see if we have what you are looking for or for guidance from one of our knowledgeable staff members.