Home design and decor trends are always evolving and changing just like fashion and food trends. While wrought iron is considered timeless, it’s rise in popularity recently can be seen throughout home decor to achieve multiple styles. Wrought iron can provide a beautiful and traditional old world feel; a clean, modern finish; or even a warm, inviting country style. The processes for making wrought iron were devised during the Industrial Revolution and it’s a great material to work with because it gets stronger the more you heat and shape it.
If you have a door or entryway that features a window, you may be concerned about your home’s privacy and security. Untreated windows are an opportunity for someone to take an unannounced peek into your personal space. This could put your property at risk for crime or intruders. So what are your options when it comes to adding window treatments to the entryways in your home?
Whether you follow the latest trends or want to do your own thing, finding out what is popular is a great way of getting ideas that inspire you. While some trends are focused on the latest popular colors or style, all of them are useful as guides for your home upgrade projects and even if you do not follow a trend exactly, you still get the benefits of that spark of creativity that comes with taking a look.
Here are five home design trends for 2018 that might just inspire you with something unique and personal to your own preferences.
For the home improvement enthusiasts, a new year is an incredibly exciting time. This is your change completely reinvent one or more aspects of your home, wow your guests, and really show your creative side. Some people are completely DIY, others delight in enlisting the help of others to install their vision of decor and glamor. Whether you’re already clipping examples out of home decor magazines or still debating with your friends over the proper color for lamp shades, we’re here with a great set of suggestions hot off the press for 2018.
Modern homes are popping up in some unlikely places across the U.S. and Canada, and are proving that “modern” doesn’t necessarily translate to “cold” or “sterile”. Interesting, unique, stand-out details are better ways to describe the best modern homes today. Clean lines and sleek materials are being “warmed” by wood accents and lots of glass in the form of varying window heights and design-savvy entry door inserts, allowing a modern home to become a glowing art statement at night when the lights come on.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… so they say! What’s omitted is the lack of time and the endless amount of effort and attention to detail that goes into preparing for a holiday gathering. Zabitat is hoping to help relieve a bit of your stress and bring in some Zen with our guide to prepping and throwing a great holiday event in your home. One more way we help bring Enlightened Living into your home.
The holidays are filled with entertaining guests and family members as you celebrate the most special time of year. With all these guests coming and going, your entryway becomes a key part to the daily activities. It’s the first impression as your friends and family approach, and it’s their last impression as they make their way out. The emphasis on a fabulous entryway have never been stronger.
Being in the door industry, we see homeowners falls short of creating a WOW factor for their entryways because they’ve gotten trapped into the same old wreaths that they’ve used year after year. It seems like the right thing to do. It covers up the worn out, beaten up door while adding a little holiday spirit to an otherwise not so appealing slab that keeps the cold out. This year, we want to spread the word that a wreath isn’t your only option. We want you to #DropTheWreath and checkout this amazing alternative to giving your entrance the WOW factor that it deserves.
The weather has cooled off and the holidays are fast approaching. Now is the time to start that holiday home preparation so you can enjoy some Enlightened Living throughout the best season of the year. Not only should you decorate your home accordingly, it’s also important to make sure you’ve tackled the major season projects that will help you take advantage of the season with your friends and family. We pulled together a list of the top projects you can easily knock off your list this year to enhance your holidays.
As the weather starts to cool off and the hustle and bustle of summer winds down, it’s time for us homeowners to knock some home improvement projects off the to-do list. It’s the perfect time to get in a little work to help prepare your home for colder months and increase your home’s value all at the same time! We’ve compiled some great DIY projects that you can quickly check-off this fall to get you started during this beautiful time of year.
Modernizing your home can be easier than you think. Modern design and decor can really update your space quickly and turn a dated space into something magnificent. We’ve compiled some quick DIY projects that can really modernize any area of your home so you can take advantage of the timeless styles of modern decor.