A new year brings new trends in home design and construction. An increase of both minimalism an environmental awareness has led to overall smaller homes, built or renovated with energy saving measures in mind and decorated with “upcycled” pieces. Such pieces turn something old into something new, while sometimes bringing in elements of the outdoors inside. Open concept floor plans are popular. Striking accents like copper gutters and white cabinets are also trending.
- To keep a home bold and classy, it is advisable to have copper gutters installed because copper gives uniqueness and durability to a home.
- There will be a focus on energy savings and this trend will extend from appliances to materials actually used to build a home.
- Green living is a concept that many home owners are becoming comfortable with. This involves using materials that are sustainable and with renewable energy sources.
“It seems that every New Year brings with it a new set of trends that help lead the tastes of homeowners across the nation.”