How Good Home Design Works

November 17th, 2018

 

Home design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works. Great home design is about functionality and usability. It should make life at home easier and more pleasant from the time you awake in the morning to the time you are go back to bed that night.
Some of the things to consider when looking at homes to buy are: How far is the kitchen from the garage or driveway since you will be carrying thousands of items (groceries, briefcase, laptops, etc.) during your life between these two points. How well located is the laundry room to where the bedrooms are or where you spend most of your waking time?
Can you grab a towel as you exit the shower or tub? The layout of a home should serve to ease the owners everyday life and help them accomplish their normal daily tasks.

Renovated kitchen featuring newly painted cabinets, solid surface tops, a marble backsplash and a hardwood floor

What’s Motivating Buyers to Purchase Now?

It’s the expectation the prices are going to continue to rise.  A Redfin survey of over 1,000 active homebuyers clearly showed that consumers are starting to feel a sense of urgency to purchase soon because they believe prices will move higher in the next 12 months. Also, buyers are citing low interest rates as the leading […]

How Good Home Design Works

  Home design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works. Great home design is about functionality and usability. It should make life at home easier and more pleasant from the time you awake in the morning to the time you are go back to bed that night.Some […]