It is much faster to settle and move into an established home than to build a house from scratch. Buying an established home can take as little as 30 days from signing the conditional contract to the date of settlement, meaning you could move into your new home just a month after finding it.
If you care about having creative control over many of the exterior and interior features of your home, including the floor plan, countertops, cabinets, backsplash, flooring, and more, it might make more sense, for you to build your home from scratch, that’s what we did and you get so much satisfaction, when seeing the end result.
Whether you’re building a designer house, thinking about home decorating ideas on a budget, looking for contemporary decor or country home decor, creating a scrapbook of display home photos you love, or are even stumped when it comes to patio decorating ideas, we have alot of choices to make….
Building from scratch or renovating upon a floorplan that leaves much to be desired? Try embracing an open floorplan that makes the most of the light and position over two storeys. Ideal for a modern build, an atrium-style entrance or living space will keep the family feeling connected at all times.
Technology and smart homes are growing in popularity. But, when it comes to home design and decor, most homeowners overlook technology and leave it to the last minute……….Technology should be considered for the outdoor areas too, like what heating and cooling options you might need, or the latest speakers and cooking technology for entertaining.
Decorating in a neutral colour palette creates a sense of calm in your home. Experts say to opt for shades like beige, white, grey, oatmeal, charcoal, soft peach and stone for a cohesive look. A pop of colour can always be added in later by the way of plants, artwork or a statement rug.
When the time comes to design your own kitchen, you’ll be spoiled for choice with everything from cabinetry options and bench tops to floor plan ideas and art Curves and arches will emerge as an interior design trend in big ways next year.
Designers and architects are introducing curves that add a feminine touch and create softness in spaces otherwise filled with hard surfaces. Architectural elements of the home will embrace rounded edges through circular windows, arches and curved walls as advances to technology allows architects to challenge structural boundaries.
In the long run building your house from scratch gives you many choices of your interior/exterior Decor, as long as you don’t mind waiting ,that little bit longer for it all to be completed.
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