Paper Bag Floors

DIY FLOORING 5 hours ago
If you are in need of new flooring but don't have much money to spend (or even if you do) then this fits the bill! I created this floor out of brown paper, Elmers glue, stain and polyurethane. It was easy to do (albeit time consuming) and is very durable. This room is 10 X 12 and cost about $80, but future rooms will cost about $30 since I have plenty of leftover supplies. Click through to read the tutorial:

To see more:

on This Post

  • Shelly abbott
    shelly abbott Buffalo, NY
    can this be done on a bathroom floor ( small half bath )
  • NanaKay Thorn
    NanaKay Thorn Enola, AR
    I seen a couple in Houston, Tx do their house with this brown bag flooring and it really really look surprised me....
  • Lisa
    Lisa Desoto, TX
    Just sharing...if you would like a little less work. When the floor guys sealed my against the grain hand scraped wood floors (which were alittle splinter-ish😳) they used this no oder water based dry in 10hrs (not 24) polyurethane (cost more) but my
  • Dee
    Dee Dallas, TX
    I did my entryway walls with the brown paper about 14 years ago and it help up well.
  • Mcid1109
    Mcid1109 Elmont, NY
    Fabuloso. Lo haré para una cocina
Ashley @ Domestic Imperfection