Clean and simple. These two words best describe the latest design trends that have appeared in the last few years. Indeed, the Contemporary look is all the rage these days, taking us back to the design style of the 1970s.
The Front Door: A Design Element
It’s where you greet your guests and you come home to each night. The front entrance of your home is also where you put up your wreath and, nowadays, decorate every holiday season
What is Your Style?
Whether you decide to build a new home, renovate or just add a little bit of curb appeal, knowing your design style can help you develop a successful plan. You’ll also gain a greater appreciation of the way your house was designed and built.
Older homes present a unique challenge when renovating. Even if the walls are straight and plumb – which they often aren’t – there can be unexpected surprises ranging from out-of-date wiring to a deteriorating structure.
Use Light to Your Advantage
Upon walking into a home with natural light, people will often comment as to how open and fresh that space feels. As it happens, the effect isn’t simply because we like the physical space, we are scientifically affected by daylight. Our bodies need natural light as a nutrient no different than water and air.
Design trends last, on average, 10 years. It is therefore important to carefully dress your windows with a style that you will enjoy for years to come. Here are four major trends in window treatment :
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