Home Trends to Watch
A lot has happened in the last year and people have spent a lot of time in their homes. They are finding new ways to decorate and organize their homes to adjust to varying lifestyles. What was important two years ago may have completely changed. Check out some of the home trends we’re seeing.
Color of the year – There are two colors this year! Pantone selected two colors to highlight for 2021: Ultimate gray (17-5104), a light gray, and Illuminating (13-0647), a bright yellow.
- Home Office Space – More than ever people are looking for a home office space in their home. A functional, well-thought-out space to work at home when needed. Keeping a functional at-home school space for families is also a reality.
- Natural decor – Plants, neutral colors, earth tones all remain popular.
- Wallpaper – Patterned wallpaper has been peeking into more and more homes, it will continue to gain popularity this year.
- Functionality and Comfort – People have spent more time at home in the last year than normal. Large pantries are important, comfortable living spaces matter, and having appropriate spaces for Zoom calls, Google Meets and telehealth visits are more important than ever.
Exterior Home Trends
A year of Covid, social distancing, and staying home more than normal has created an even larger demand for outdoor living spaces. People want indoor/outdoor spaces for entertaining and relaxation at home. Do you have the right space for grilling, bonfires, outdoor dining, and relaxing with friends and family? Gardens have also become more popular as people found themselves at home more and looking to create activities and sustainable options.
- Outdoor Entertainment Space
When you’re dreaming about your new home from Excelsior Homes take notes of which styles and functionality grab your attention. Make sure to share that information with us. We’ll be able to help guide you to home options that fulfill your dreams! Take a look at our model homes to get some ideas of what we have to offer at Excelsior Homes.View Model Homes