Would have wood floors in the kitchen too - AirStone Spring Creek.this stuff sounds amazing. It weights much less then real stone and is supposed to be very easy to install. This would look great in my future home!
Give a bland, boring island a major facelift for very little money by opting for faux stone over the real thing. It looks just as good (in our humble opinion) and no one will know the difference. Get the full tutorial here.
This picture, I like the corner pantry and counter to the right of the fridge. Island comprised of stone wall and rich wood paneling matching the cabinetry throughout this kitchen, features marble countertop and raised wood dining surface.