Old House Features

Making a Comeback

in New Builds

Post-pandemic, many families have shifting views and are moving back to divided living areas as more people work from home.

1. Divided Living Areas

With more Americans looking to age-in-place, laundry chutes are once again showing up on lists of must-haves for new builds since they’re practical and can make life easier.

3. Laundry Chute

New trends include plenty of variety in materials, including false ceilings, rafters, carvings, and wood.

4. Ceilings With Texture

They can be clear, colored, or come in various glass designs and add plenty of character to a home’s exterior, and some even offer a ventilation option.

6. Transom Windows

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