Designing a room with gray wood flooring? Interior designer Jordan Samson just shared his top tips for a warm, welcoming look |

Whether you’re renting or recently bought your home, chances are you’re faced with gray wood floors. An ever popular choice for flooring, the color gray is just neutral enough to blend in, yet still makes a statement. And while that makes gray wood floors an interior design classic, they can be quite difficult to design around.

That’s why interior designer Jordan Samson, principal and founder of Jordan Samson Design, took to social media to share his top tips for curating a room around gray wood floors. Delving into common design mistakes and the best ways to make gray flooring ideas shine, Jordan has proved once and for all that this common choice for flooring doesn’t have to be boring. Here’s what to know about working with your gray wood floors.

Expert tips for designing around gray wood floors