There’s a cyclical nature to design trends: Those that burn hot tend to flame out quickly—and then experience a revival at some point down the line. This year, many fads of decades past returned to life.
Backyards with extra space are being used beyond gardening and recreation. Small, detached structures or attached apartments offer the essentials of a home for extended family, caregivers, or paying tenants.
Statistics show that older homeowners want to stay in their houses rather than relocate to senior living communities. Show them how they can adapt a house to make it comfortable for the long term without a major remodel.