Here’s something you can try at home: Pull away a rug or a couch that has sat atop your hardwood floor for a while. You might notice a dark “shadow” that stays behind — that is the original color of your wood floor, before the sunlight bleached it!
And it may surprise you to learn: More damage is done to your interior of your home in the Winter Months versus the Summer! The sun is lower in the sky in wintertime, causing more light to enter your home.
The cause of why your floors and furnishing fade can scientifically be broken down into 4 factors: