Regardless of the size and design of your home, either old fashioned or luxurious type but still it’s your abode. Your sanctuary, your protection from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. That’s why it is imperative to make it fashionable and cozy at all time in order for you to enjoy it entirely. Your home should be a place where you can unwind, relax and have fun.
Your home should be unique and trendy, it must be designed also according to your lifestyle. Even if you have a small home, you can apply those new trendy styles on it. On the other hand you’re not only upgrading the looks of your home you’re also adding value to your property. Here are some new looks for the year 2013.
Color – check the colors of your siding and roofing, if it’s old and deteriorating then now is the best time to change it. Add an appeal to your home and add value at the same time. Most of the homeowners don’t know that the roof has a big impact when it comes to home upgrading. Your roof also serves a your protector. Nowadays there are so many varieties and type for your roof. For the color of your shingles, the best choice will be the lighter one as it increases the energy efficiency.
Function – make your home more functional and accessible not only for you but for everyone. Because of the economy crisis many families live together in the same place. On this day the newest trend for the doors is a wheelchair accessible. For the bathroom a stroll in showers is recommendable. And because household member has a huge size it’s very important to design the kitchen open and connected to another room. The kitchen should be well spaced so that everybody can move freely and comfortably. It should be designed for gatherings and food preparation.
Environment Friendly – 2013 year trend is to use green materials that can be friendly to the environment. Home improvement projects that will make an efficient use of the energy. Projects such as Insulation, HVAC system upgrading and installing materials that can prevent air leaks. Upgrading all this will definitely save you from high consumption of energy.
If planning to remodel your driveway, it is better to use concrete rather than asphalt type. Concrete cement is light in color that why it doesn’t absorb much heat, thus the use of your Air conditioning system will be less resulting to a reduce pollution too.
These are some home improvement trends for 2013, watch out for more J.