So we replaced it with a really nice, warm cork floor. Cork is hypoallergenic, anti-static, eats sound and feels great to walk on. It's also got a lot of other things going for it. I'm a cork evangelist now.
The room looks so much better with a warm, natural floor:
This was while the lacquer was still wet, but you can see the color of the floor in daylight:
The top of the false wall in our bedroom coordinates well, as does the ceiling fan in the living room:
Cork: I'm in love.