One of the number one questions that clients will ask us is how to update their home without having to replace their golden oak trim work.


Golden Oak trim work was a very common feature for midwestern homes –

It can seem like a daunting and unattainable selection to make –

When thinking about how to incorporate the Golden Oak into your remodel, it is important to remember these two things; Undertone is important and think outside the box.

  1. Try and find products that have a slight golden undertone. This will often times pull out the warm tones from your existing woodwork and allow you to give your home a new look.
  2. Think outside the box. One of the main reasons for your remodel is to update your home. Remember that you do not have to match your trim, so try incorporating a contrasting color. It is possible to incorporate darker and lighter flooring products without having them fight those golden hues.

You would be surprised how many options are available out there that will coordinate with your existing trim work. From Traditional, Contemporary, or even Boho Chic, you will be sure to find the perfect fit for your homes new look.