DIY Painted Plywood Floor - Use a $5 wood-graining tool. I finished painting in only a couple of hours. The next day I used a small palm sander to lightly sand some of the paint back off giving the floor a rustic look. The result is a distressed shabby chic floor that cost almost nothing.
Remodeling 101: Painted Plywood—The Best Budget Wood Floor
The natural instinct when remodeling a house with wall-to-wall carpet is to take it up, right? You hope for the best, but more likely than not, what you find underneath is probably even less appealing than the carpet you've just pulled up. And then you're stuck—or maybe not? Discover the possibilities of the plywood subfloor.