Design

Are Your Kitchens Peppered with the Latest Trends?

Filed in Design, Education, IBS by on April 14, 2021 0 Comments
Are Your Kitchens Peppered with the Latest Trends?

Learn how to design show-stopper kitchens during the upcoming webinar, “The 2021 Kitchen: Floor Plans, Finishes & Design Details that Make a Kitchen Pop,” on Wednesday, April 21, from 2–3 p.m. ET.

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Top Remodelers Raise the Bar of Aging-in-Place and Universal Design

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Top Remodelers Raise the Bar of Aging-in-Place and Universal Design

Aging-in-place and universal design projects continue to become more popular — and more impressive. To recognize exceptional remodeling projects that encompass these design techniques, NAHB Remodelers recently announced the winners of its annual Homes for Life awards.

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Buyers Split on Exterior Design Preferences

Filed in Design, Economics, Trends by on April 12, 2021 0 Comments
Buyers Split on Exterior Design Preferences

When presented with four choices for exterior design, respondents for NAHB’s latest What Home Buyers Really Want edition did not choose a clear winner.

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Learn About the Latest Industry Trends in Free Member Webinars this Month

Filed in Business Management, Design, Education by on April 7, 2021 0 Comments
Learn About the Latest Industry Trends in Free Member Webinars this Month

NAHB is hosting several webinars this month focused on the latest industry trends and best practices that are free for NAHB members.

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4 Ways to Create Communities That Work

Filed in Design, Education by on April 6, 2021 0 Comments
4 Ways to Create Communities That Work

Top design professionals have addressed growing home buyer trends in the wake of this past year as part of the ongoing Design Bites series. Use their tips to help create an eye-catching community that lives as well as it looks.

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6 Ways to Design a Better Home in 2021

Filed in Design, IBS by on March 18, 2021 0 Comments
6 Ways to Design a Better Home in 2021

The IBSx Education and Exhibitor Showcase offers great educational sessions to help prepare for shifts in home buyer preferences and other upcoming trends. Learn more about what to expect in home design for the year ahead with one of these exciting on-demand options.

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Top 9 Design Trends for 2021

Filed in Awards, Design by on March 2, 2021 8 Comments
Top 9 Design Trends for 2021

The 2020 Best in American Living Award winners showcase top design trends that home buyers can expect to see in homes and communities in coming years.

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NAHB Identifies Top Features and Design Trends for 2021 in the Wake of COVID-19

Filed in Design, Economics, Trends by on February 10, 2021 10 Comments
NAHB Identifies Top Features and Design Trends for 2021 in the Wake of COVID-19

After declining for four years, a number of key trends — including the average size of the home and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms — reversed course in 2020 as a result of shifting buyer preferences in the wake of COVID-19.

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2021 New American Home and New American Remodel Debut at IBSx

2021 New American Home and New American Remodel Debut at IBSx

The official show homes of the 2021 International Builders’ Show virtual experience (IBSx) were unveiled today. The virtual video presentations of each home, in addition to immersive 3-D virtual tours, will be available for all registered attendees during IBSx, Feb. 9-12.

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IBSx Exhibit Home Ready to Make its (Virtual) Debut

Filed in Design, IBS, Sustainability and Green Building by on January 29, 2021 0 Comments
IBSx Exhibit Home Ready to Make its (Virtual) Debut

The New American Home 2021 will offer industry pros who attend IBSx a close look at a show home unlike any other. Although more typical exhibition homes boast expansive layouts, the 2021 show home — located in an urban area of Winter Park, Florida — maximizes an exceptionally small footprint.

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