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Trends in Home Decorating and House Plans
New trends that forecast colors for 2014 indicate we will be seeing bright, bold and adventurous colors in home decorating next year as opposed to the white, gray, cream brown or black. According to interior design and New Jersey-based color expert Barbara Schirmeister, the new trends reflect a more hopeful and improved economic forecast. What this means is that we will be seeing a mixed palette of more colorful, vibrant colors and bold patterns, much of which is targeting the youth market. The trend actually carries over to early stage home buyers, according to Brian Toolan at . As people buy property and begin looking at house plans for building their dream homes, they also tend to focus on interior design, design, style and color pale Read more
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Published On : 01-01-1753
Author :Brian Toolan
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What are the Latest Home Design and House Plans Trends?
For the most part, home buying markets have recovered nicely, as markets in 52 out of the approximately 350 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity. (Source: The National Association of Home Builders - NAHB). The NAHB’s index’s nationwide score of .86 shows that based on current permits, prices and employment data, the nationwide market is running at 86 percent of normal economic and housing activity. The association also noted that the aging American population is actually creating some unique opportunities for the housing industry. Economists are expecting residential investments to bolster economic growth. More and more consumers are searching to purchase Read more
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Published On : 01-01-1753
Author :Brian Toolan
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The Latest Home Design and House Plans Trends
For the most part, home buying markets have recovered nicely, as markets in 52 out of the approximately 350 metro areas nationwide returned to or exceeded their last normal levels of economic and housing activity. (Source: The National Association of Home Builders - NAHB). The NAHB’s index’s nationwide score of .86 shows that based on current permits, prices and employment data, the nationwide market is running at 86 percent of normal economic and housing activity. The association also noted that the aging American population is actually creating some unique opportunities for the housing industry. Economists are expecting residential investments to bolster economic growth. More and more consumers are searching to purchase Read more
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Published On : 12-13-2013
Author :Brian Toolan
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A Barrage of Garages – Design Guidelines for Your Car’s Next Home
Tips for Designing the Ideal Garage for You     You want to build a new house. As you pore over house plans for your dream home, don’t forget about where you will put the family car—or more likely, cars. Of course, you will want something that complements the design of your house, but there are other considerations, some of which may be influenced by the size, shape, and slope of your building lot. How will you enter the garage? How big should it be? Will you want extra storage space? Do you want an attached or detached garage? Does it allow access to the house, and is it in close proximity to the kitchen (for unloading groceries)? Are the doors large enough for your needs? These are some of the questions to c Read more
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Published On : 02-04-2015
Author : Tim Bakke
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