Wood tile floor in living room. White palette, with a little drama from the black shades on the lamps. (By the way, that gorgeous wood floor is actually porcelain stoneware floor tiles--Cortex by Ceramica Sant'Agostino.
For basements that double as rec rooms, he suggests wood-look porcelain tile. "It gives you that relaxed bar look," he says, but with the durability and moisture resistance of ceramic.
Kitchen Source List & Budget Breakdown
Gray kitchen cabinets (Kraftmaid Durham Maple Square in Grayloft and Dove White), Silestone Quartz white counters (in Marengo and Blanco White), white subway tile backsplash, Feiss urban renewal pendant light | Jenna Sue: