Simple - hardwood floors and lots of light.
Hardwood floors can be added.
Once the floors had been waxed and the furniture polished, the house sparkled - in an empty kind of way.
"I don't do floors," he answered dryly.
I recall thinking ludicrously that I was staining Howie's beloved hardwood floors with my blood and puke.
She opened the stairwell door and hurried down the stairs two floors then darted into a hallway to the elevator.
The stone floors were drafty, so she put on slippers and padded into the bright hallway of her wing of the manor.
"She's little, pick her up before D sees the blood all over the floors," another of the men urged.
"What happened to my floors?" a new voice demanded.
"We have rippled floors," Dean said, just to get the last word in.
With Rhyn nuzzling Katie's neck already, Gabe sensed they weren't going to make it to their bedroom a few floors up.
Sounds of pursuit came from a few floors down, blocking her escape.
The house was cozy and simple, with creaky wooden floors covered in rugs, a pot-bellied stove still warm, and worn furniture.
Opposite the living room was a massive bathroom with marble floors, a Jacuzzi, small sauna, and a large shower with multiple shower heads.
She envisioned Kris.s chamber on one of the upper floors and emerged from the shadow world into the chamber.
She didn't really care what the dark grey walls, floors, and ceilings were made of or why the floor felt like carpet and looked like gun metal.
The entrance under the facility was hastily dug but the tunnel running beneath the facility had thick metal walls and concrete floors and was lit by battery-operated lanterns.
He ascended two floors to the hallway where Kris's supplies had been stocked. He recalled how hard it could be taking care of a helpless creature like Katie or Toby. He strode to the chamber that had served as a department store full of clothing to Kris's Immortals. Not surprised to find the chamber ransacked, he sifted through the remaining clothing on the floor. He guessed Toby's size and stuffed a bag with a few items before going to the food supplies.
Toby took the lead, and the demons, Death and Gabe disappeared as Katie rounded the corner of the palace. The angel released her and raced into the palace and up a set of stairs. They ascended several floors, until Katie was sucking wind bad enough to stop. Toby didn't wait for her, and she stumbled forward. The interior of the palace was unlit, and the darkness of evening crept into the hallways.
The motel consisted of 40 units on two floors, ten to either side of a main entrance that led to the office and restaurant.
There were two units on either side, on both floors, divided by a central hall and staircase.
Instead of dirt, the floors were made of hardwood so rich that the layer of dust couldn't hide its beauty.
Even the bathroom had hardwood floors and stained pine walls.
The floors were pale stone, the walls something called latte, the furniture in light woods and cream, highlighted by teal and lemon pillows and tasteful throws.
Concrete floors were cool beneath her bare feet, and the perimeter was lit by dim lighting.
5) a rising main is taken directly from the boiler to the topmost floor of the building, and from this branches are dropped to the lower floors, and connected by means of smaller branches to radiators or coils.
Below with two floors intervening.
They went through the muddy village, past threshing floors and green fields of winter rye, downhill where snow still lodged near the bridge, uphill where the clay had been liquefied by the rain, past strips of stubble land and bushes touched with green here and there, and into a birch forest growing on both sides of the road.
It had bare deal floors and was furnished with very simple hard sofas, armchairs, tables, and chairs made by their own serf carpenters out of their own birchwood.