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Books & Publications

Through the Woods has been recognized for excellence in craftsmanship & service by many publications and books in recent years.

House Trends Nov/Dec 2017

Most recently one of our projects was featured on the cover of House Trends for Pinellas County in the November/December 2017 issue.

This was a really fun project that turned out beautiful, the homeowners were exceptional to work with and we are most honored to have been a part of this project.

View the article here.

Angie's List (December, 2012)

Magazine of the popular membership service that compiles consumer ratings of local service companies and contractors.

Angie's List Member Ed P. comments on the "absolutely outstanding job" that Through the Woods performed on his floors.

In Ed's home we installed Hickory flooring. We repaired a medallion that another company had poorly installed in the dining room and reconstucted a rickety, dangerous stair rail and made it sturdy and safe for Ed and his family. We refinished the rest of the Hickory floors that ran through most of the home.

American Bungalow, (Issue Number 28, Winter 2001)

American Bungalow Magazine is published in the interest of preserving and restoring the modest American 20th century home, the BUNGALOW, and the rich lifestyle that it affords.

A Work of Art by Michelle Gringeri-Brown: Two artists renovate their home and fill it with an eclectic Arts and Crafts collection.

We restored the beautiful floors throughout this famous historic landmark home, built in 1911.

Architectural Digest (April 1996)

Architectural Digest is the international design authority, featuring the work of top architects and designers, as well as the best in style, culture, travel, and shopping.

Sharon Stone's Screening Room, Casino's Star Pays Homage to the 1930's. Ralph Lauren Creative Services concocted a 1930s fantasy screening room for Sharon Stone.

To compliment the cool colors chosen by Ralph Lauren to flatter Stone's blonde beauty, we dyed this floor a deep, rich black.

Better Homes and Gardens (September 2002)

Better Homes and Gardens, ideas and improvement projects for your home and garden plus recipes and entertaining ideas.

The best of both worlds: he grew up in Fiji, loving palm trees and ocean breezes. She was raised in Germany, embraced by deep forests and family tradition. But at home, their two worlds beautifully collide.

In this eclectic home, we installed exotic, highly figured Chichipati throughout the home and on the stairs.

Cottages & Bungalows (Spring 2008)

Cottages & Bungalows celebrates the vintage home - from timeless architecture to Arts & Crafts style to retro chic decor - and the lifestyle that respects fine craftsmanship, DIY ingenuity and leaving a lighter footprint on the planet.

Two filmmakers bring a Craftsman back into focus by Laura Meyers: "Restoring the house and collecting authentic antique furnishings became our passion, our hobby-it changed our lives."

We refinished the floors in the featured spacious Craftsman bungalow as part of an extensive, meticulous restoration.

Bungalow: The Ultimate Arts & Crafts House.

Written by Jane Powell, photos by Linda Svendson.
Bungalow: The Ultimate Arts & Crafts Home is the definitive compilation of Arts & Crafts architecture, philosophy, and architectural details. Bungalow expert Jane Powell examines a variety of bungalows and Arts & Crafts homes across the U.S. and Canada, exploring and dissecting the best to come up with a book that defines the very nature of the bungalow itself.

Our 1910 Craftsman is pictured in this book. We lovingly restored the Oak and Douglas Fir floors in this landmark home.

Flair (March 2009)

Flair showcases the best of Tampa's architecture, design and fine living.

Bungalow REBORN by Jamie Goldberg, photos by Adam Daniels

A Seminole Heights homeowner dedicated to green principles restores his 1918 home to its original glory.

Interior designer Eric Krause restored one of the most beautiful historic homes in Tampa. It had been badly neglected after years of "remuddling." We repaired and refinished the floors throughout. The public areas were Oak and the private beautiful Heart Pine.

Hardwood Floors (April/May 2005)

The magazine of the National Wood Flooring Association.

Under the Tuscan Sun by Nicole Smith

Reclaimed materials lend new residence Old World Charm. We installed 200 year old French White Oak, adding hand cut pegs to complete its Old World character. The cover photo shows the Walnut flooring that Chris designed for the master suite. We had the wood custom made into a distressed herringbone pattern which we installed, stained and finished with a paste wax.

Housetrends (December 2006/ January 2007)

Housetrends is the only magazine in Tampa that is completely dedicated to home and garden design.

Relaxing by the Bay - a personalized approach to building a custom home by Lila Haggard. Photos by Johan Roetz

In this contemporary Mediterranean-style home on Davis Island, we installed 6" wide, distressed Honduran Mahogany wood floor.

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