Ideas for your Home Design – Take your outdoor living spaces from summer to fall!
By: Echo Jones
Just because cooler weather is on it’s way, doesn’t mean your outdoor living spaces need to go unused .
Now is the time to start thinking about how you want to transition your summer decor into the fall season. And how you’ll stay warm on your porch or patio when fall arrives. From pumpkins to warm blankets, here are some tips to help you enjoy your porch or patio into fall and well past Halloween.
Formal Dining Room Vs. Single Dining Area: Which Is Right For You?
The Travis 1350
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?
The Monarch Manor 5040
From the hottest kitchen backsplash ideas to the latest in kitchen cabinets, here are some popular design trends to consider:
When you’re building a home from the ground up, there are a number of important decisions to make. Everything from the type of appliances to the flooring and wall color requires a decision. One area that is easy to overlook is ceiling design, but home ceiling designs can have a large impact on how the home looks and feels.
The Carrera 1178
Here are some ceiling design ideas and tips to help you when considering this often forgotten part of your home’s design.
Desirable features are bountiful in this small footprint home plan. A cozy front porch opens to a foyer with an art niche and coat closet. The great room flows seamlessly into the dining room and they share a cathedral ceiling. An adjacent screened porch offers protection from the elements and an open porch features skylights for an abundance of natural light. A pantry is located within the kitchen and the nearby mud and utility rooms offer a private entry. A luxurious master suite features dual closets and vanities and two additional bedrooms share a bath and large storage closet in this home plan.