You’ve picked out your dream home plan and now it’s time to get down to the details.
Picking a kitchen sink can be a difficult decision with all the options that are on the market. Some people opt for one large sink. Others prefer a double. Some homeowners add a secondary sink to the island for added convenience for multiple cooks. Here are some of the most popular and stylish choices on the market today.
Formal Dining Room Vs. Single Dining Area: Which Is Right For You?
Most people today, when they think of a modern home, think of an open floor plan, the popular home design where the kitchen opens through full or partial walls to the dining and living areas. Open layouts allow both eating and cooking to take place in the same space. They are conducive to conversation during meal prep, multiple cooks in the kitchen and, often, a more casual feel in the home.
When you’re building a new home and considering interior layout designs, one of the biggest areas you’ll have to make decisions about is the kitchen. Whether you’re looking at kitchen backsplash designs, kitchen cabinet trends, various layouts, special features or something else, how can you tell which kitchen design trends have staying power? What exactly are the big kitchen design trends in 2016, and which ones should you be incorporating into your new home?
From the hottest kitchen backsplash ideas to the latest in kitchen cabinets, here are some popular design trends to consider:
Mudroom and utility room layout : Tips For Organizing A Useful Space In Your Home
When building a home, one of the features that you will find in many new home plans is a utility room or mudroom.
These rooms can be a great asset to your home, but they can quickly turn into a catchall for clutter. Intelligent, clutter-free utility room designs can help you make the most out of this area, turning it into a valuable storage room for your family.
Choose Bathroom Sink Styles for Function and Good Looks
Bathroom trends today cannot be easily characterized. Traditional formulas no longer apply, but there is a dizzying array of choice — from traditional bathroom vanities to a modern bathroom sink and tub that resemble sculpture. As you make choices for your new home, keep in mind that today’s bathrooms have evolved; they should be filled with personality. Whether it’s a spacious master retreat or a tiny powder room, there is no reason each bathroom can’t fulfill its primary purpose and make a style statement at the same time.
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