Sensory: Use soft foam tiles for a sensory room/area floor! The faux-wood can be more calming than loud colors and is also more "adult-looking" for a sensory room teens and adults will be using. http://www.foamtiles.com/tiles/38-soft-wood-tiles.html
HGTV presents a fun art studio for kids in the low-ceiling basement of a 1920s Colonial. The transitional room features contemporary cabinets and furnishings, and the rafters were exposed and painted white to create a feeling of greater space.