Today's links will stimulate your creative juices with design ideas that are au currant today, and will be into the future. Hopefully you will glean a few tips to use in conversations with your buyers and sellers...
Ways to incorporate "new-home-elements" into existing homes
The small appliance that delivers a deluxe message
Finding potential in a pocket-sized bathroom (think luxury all the way!)
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Cost-effective and beautiful design trends that help differentiate the new and exciting from the tired and distressed. While this article focuses on what builders are putting into NEW homes what I think is exciting is the way this article highlights what you and I can do with your clients to make the homes they are selling AND buying work for today's lifestyles. MORE
This New York Times column goes over the pros, cons and additional options to consider when it comes to home wine refrigerators. Appliance size, placement and the variety of beverages to store and serve are addressed. In most cases it would be "...a positive addition..." (The NYTimes offers a combination of free and fee viewing.)
While luxury, spa-licious bathrooms are "all the rage" they are definitely not the norm, especially in smaller and average homes. And even in homes with an over-sized bathroom there if often one or more smaller baths... this article includes useful "talking points" for selling a home with a smaller bath including ease of remodeling! Click to read a few "cons" and many "pros" for the small bathroom.
I hope you enjoyed this month design & real estate colaberation....Randy Trainor & Steve Loynd