Category Archives: Trends

Most Popular Bathroom Trends for 2017

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Move over traditional styles. Contemporary and transitional-styled bathrooms are overtaking traditional in design preferences, according to the 2017 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends Report by the National Kitchen & Bath Association. The member survey reveals some of the following bathroom trends this year: Most popular color schemes: Whites, off/whites,…
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It’s Now Cool to Have Mismatched Fixtures

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine A home with a mix of chrome, nickel, brass, and bronze fixtures may prompt some home buyers to pause. But such mismatches are actually on trend. (Good news to those remodelers who may not have gotten around quite yet to updating all of those fixtures to the same color!)…
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How to Select the Right Sheen to Your Paint

Photo courtesy Paint Quality Institute Many do-it-yourself painters spend hours selecting the perfect paint colors, but give far less thought to the sheen they’ll use.  That’s short sighted, according to Debbie Zimmer, spokesperson for the Paint Quality Institute. “Paint sheen affects not only the initial appearance of a paint job, but also its long-term performance,” says…
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The Number One Design Style for 2017 Is …

Posted in Home Trends, Uncategorized, by Melissa Tracey on January 23, 2017 By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine The Modern Farmhouse is on trend in home design this year, according to a newly released survey by Next Day Blinds. We may have Joanna and Chip Gaines from the HGTV hit show “Fixer Upper” to thank…
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Bathroom Trends for 2017

Posted in Home Trends, by Blog Contributor on February 13, 2017 Bathrooms came a long way from just merely plain, white spaces used merely for washing and go. Blog Contributor This post was contributed exclusively for REALTOR® Magazine. More Posts - Website - Twitter - Facebook
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Interior Design — Top 10 Trends Of 2017

[embed]https://youtu.be/eHllaAyBQHM[/embed] Interior Design — Top 10 Trends Of 2017 - Editor-in-chief Beth Hitchcock and interiors director Meg Crossley reveal what’s hot in furniture, flooring, tile, art and color. From mirrored coffee tables to moody murals and brand new looks, find out which trends have staying power and which ones we think are fun for now.…
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