At Cornerstone Property Services we know it’s essential in home design to stay ahead of the trends. California homeowners are now, more than ever, planning home renovation projects to give them the home of their dreams. Home renovation is also a growing business for people taking advantage of the real estate market, flipping houses for a profit. Whatever the motivation, there is nothing more satisfying than a well-planned renovation that results in the home of your dreams.
The trends for 2016 are moving toward sustainable, efficient, and customized homes designed to increase value and quality of life. Extending the living space outdoors and using recycled materials are spiking in home renovation in Irvine and Huntington Beach. Overall, Californians from communities like Irvine, Anaheim and Huntington Beach are expected to increase spending on home improvements in 2016.
Check out these hottest home remodeling trends in 2016.
- Wood All Around
Wood has always been a staple of quality renovation, but it’s coming back stronger than ever. The key to using wood in 2016 is to not get attached to matching. Varying color and grain will add an exciting element of design to your new home.
- Make It Your Own
Customize your space by thinking outside the style box. Connect your home using wireless technology to bring a new level of convenience and affordability by making your house as smart as your phone.
- Earth Friendly
One of the most important transformations in home remodeling is the consumer’s awareness and demand for more sustainable materials and supplies. Eco awareness as a foundation of design is changing how we think about renovations.
- Outside is In
Turning the backyard into an outdoor living space is everywhere in 2016. From top designers on shows like HGTV’s Flip and Flop to outdoor fireplace sales at home appliance stores, livable outdoor space is a top priority for homeowners.
- Aging in Place
Aging in place is a new trend in home renovation. Homeowners want to design homes they can continue to live in as they age. Remodeling for accessibility means thinking in terms of down the road, and designing spaces that will be comfortable and easy to get around in.
- Bathrooms Stand Alone
The bathroom renovation continues to be a top priority for homeowners. In 2016 standalone features like tubs and showers are an exciting structural feature and come with marvelous amenities like jets and steam.
- Attic Escape
Using all the space in your home, like the attic will provide your family with a great escape. The attic renovation can add an exciting element into the home with unusual architectural elements and cozy spaces.
- Minimize Work
Using materials that are easy to maintain and will minimize work continues to be a growing trend in 2016. Designing spaces with ideas toward high-quality countertops and stainless steel are where low maintenance to high design.
The core of any good renovation is skill and craftsmanship. Cornerstone is the beginning of a good renovation, contact us today for more information!