For all the rooms, you can regard the floor as the canvas of the design art. For kitchen, it means more as kitchen is the busiest place by means of the work carried out like preparing food, cooking, dining etc. Unlike other rooms, having the most regular foot traffic, kitchen floor can be damaged easily. So while deciding on the flooring material, durability is the main criteria besides all other determining factors. If you don’t mind the moisture, scratches and stains, then you may consider wood for kitchen flooring. In fact there are some effective solutions to overcome those problems for instance coating the floor to avoid moisture and it works provided that you pay extra attention to protect it. Scratches are inevitable but at the same time they enhance the rustic look if it is what you are trying to create in your kitchen. All in all if your heart is with the warm look of wood, and it is your final decision, just go for it as it really boils down to your style and taste and your family’s needs.