During the height of the COVID-19 era, there was a mad race for more space. Everyone seemed to want a larger house on more land where they could spread out, set up a home office and gym, and safely entertain friends and family on their terraces, decks, and patios.
Many of those home trends that took off are still going strong. Others, meanwhile, are going the way of social distancing.
“While the needs that arose during the pandemic may have shifted, many of the trends they inspired haven’t been forgotten,” says Mitchell Parker, a senior editor at Houzz, a home remodeling and design platform. “Homeowners are emerging from the last couple of trying years with renewed vigor for creating lively homes full of color, pattern, texture, and optimism.”
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