If you love artistic, modern home design, you have probably seen colorful wooden floors made from distressed, reclaimed lumber. If you want a floor like this in your own home, you do not have to rip up your current wooden floor. After all, the whole idea behind the reclaimed lumber movement is making do with wood that is already cut, rather than promoting more logging. Follow these steps to turn an older, existing wood floor into one that looks like it has been constructed from various pieces of distressed, reclaimed lumber.