Trend Alert: Polished Concrete Floors
When it comes to floors, sometimes less is more. That’s what we love about polished concrete: It has a simple and stripped-down appeal that makes a big impact. Its smooth, polished surface provides just the right amount of shine to brighten up what once was a cold, industrial raw material. We like to think of it as a clean slate for your style, whether it be minimal, modern, or just plain chic!
Scroll for eight rooms with sleek and stylish polished concrete floors.
Shades of textural neutrals off the polished concrete floor in this room create a soothing vibe with happy, just-right pops of color. As the sunshine creeps in, it’s almost as if the concrete is cooling the room off.
A polished concrete floor can be the perfect way to soften the contrast in a black-and-white room. Who needs all 50 shades of gray when you’ve found the perfect one?
Polished concrete mixes well with overt textures, helping to create a layered look. We love the juxtaposition of smooth floors with raw wood surfaces and chunky knit and woven fabrics to create the perfect tactile tension in a space.
This minimal kitchen maximizes polished concrete impact on both floors and countertops, with white cabinets in between to keep the room feeling clean and bright. The leather stool adds a warm, well-worn touch to the room.
Darker polished concrete creates depth off shiny metals, like the brass in this bathroom design. Because who doesn’t love to feel clean and smooth in the shower?
In this loft, tans, taupes, and browns are the perfect color complement to polished concrete floors, adding warmth to an industrial setting.
A vintage rugs pops on a polished concrete floor, allowing the deep neutral backdrop to frame its color, pattern, and fringe.
Sometimes it’s all about simplicity. Cool, smooth surfaces set the stage for relaxation with decorative art and a splash of greenery.