Beginning in March of last year, many people started spending a lot more time in their homes than they’re typically used to. Lifestyles have adjusted and now many homeowners are looking to do work on their homes to better fit their new lives. People want some positive change this year and more comfortable home is a great way to start. Homeowners all over the country are getting excited to update their homes. Keep reading for some of the top trends in remodeling this year.
With more time spent at home, many are spending more time outdoors, walking around their neighborhood. That leads to noticing deficiencies in your home’s exterior and property. Having a space of your own to gather with friends and family outdoors has become one of the most sought-after home features.
A deck is a great way to add functional outdoor space where you can dine, entertain and relax with your family and friends. When working with a high-quality contractor, decks are custom built to fit the homeowner’s needs. During warm weather months, you can take advantage of a deck for work, play, or dining.
Cooking and dining outdoors have become even more popular, and decks give you the perfect space for both.
Many industries have adjusted to a work-from-home schedule during the pandemic. Quickly everyone scrambled to prepare someplace in their home where they can get some work done peacefully and productively. Not everyone has a space that they have dedicated for work though. People who have been working from their kitchen table for a long time are ready to build a home office. Usually, a home office is included in part of a larger addition or a remodel. So you can custom design the space to fit your needs while envisioning that you may need to work at home for extended periods of time again.
More light is always an amazing addition to a home. Replacing windows is one of the top ways to do so. They make the home feel more comfortable and help you feel healthier with more sunshine. We are all spending more time indoors, which makes it tough to get some sun. New windows can help you feel more refreshed day to day while taking advantage of nice weather.
A fireplace is a feature that is classic in New England. They aren’t as common as they once were but they’ve been exploding in popularity now. They’re the perfect way to add style, ambiance and make a statement in your living area.
If you’re interested in remodeling your home, our team at Michael Morse Construction Co. can help. Contact us today to get started.