126-year-old home features kitchen with cork flooring
126-year-old home features kitchen with cork flooring A beautiful house that dates back to 1884 in Madison, Virginia, is up for sale, and according to The Daily Progress, the antiquated house features a wealth of lavish furnishings that make it appealing to perspective buyers.
According to the news source, the home has an expansive interior including 13 bedrooms, four and a half baths and seven fireplaces. The house's current owner, Marla Ziegler has invested a great deal of time in renovating the abodes - most notably the kitchen. Among the furnishings that she added were dual dishwashers, two wall ovens and cork flooring.
"I love to cook and entertain, so this is a dream kitchen in many ways," Ziegler told the news provider. "We designed it so people can gather in the kitchen and I can interact with them while I'm cooking."
Homeowners who are looking for to incorporate environmentally friendly design into their house can consider using cork flooring. TLC.com reports that the material boasts a number of benefits in addition to its eco-friendly aspects. Because cork flooring is replete with millions of air cells, it serves a great insulator and is comfortable underfoot.