Interior designers reveal what customers — and ultimately home buyers — want in wood flooring
Hardwood or laminate? Light stain or dark? Wondering what’s in for 2016? The folks at Denver-based MacDonald Hardwoods surveyed 205 interior designers to find out the trends and desires of customers around the country. For home sellers, it’s important to know what’s “in” and appeals to current home buyers. Check out what MacWoods had to say about the results:
From the white sands of Hawaii to the idyllic New England seaside, Americans flock to the beach for rest and relaxation. Median home prices in these towns are too expensive for most. But there are some equally charming US locales that boast being affordable beach towns.
SmartAsset, a financial information source, compiled a list of 25 budget-friendly beach cities. Granted, not all of these median prices are on the water. But if you don’t have to book a hotel or drive more than 20 miles to the water, you’re doing ok. Here are the top 10: