Vacation Home Design Tips From The Experts

July 03, 2018
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In this article, we’re going to share with you four absolutely fantastic tips that come from “the experts”. Now, as a professional yourself, you are probably familiar with some of these already, but they do bare repeating, and many of these things are currently in-demand from people who are hiring contractors and professionals - such as yourself - to improve the design of their own vacation home.

Now, let’s begin!

Spruce Up Your Interior Design

Interior design is one of the most important elements of any building, and this is no different when it comes to a home, vacation or otherwise.

When you change the interior of a vacation home, the feelings and the “energy” of that home transform completely. That is why it is so vital to remember that the interior is, really, the most important part of any home, because it does affect the entirety of the home.

Right now, there are many different styles of interior design that have become popular and trendy. Many of these are becoming trendy specifically within the world of vacation homes.

One of the most popular styles, at the moment, is that of log cabin interior design. A style that is reminiscent of an old, rustic log cabin interior decor styles that you’d live in two-centuries ago.

Why it is so popular has to do with the fact that it evokes feelings of history and age, along with the fact that it feels very different from any other vacation home, which means it feels unlike that of a regular, non-vacation, home. People want that. People don’t want to go from their home, to another home that looks exactly like their home, even if it is in a different location. People want to go to a place that seems far away and very different from there regular home.

High-Quality Building Materials

Use high-quality building materials. With so many options to choose from, the search for the “best material” can become somewhat overwhelming, which is why the experts recommend engineered lumber.

As a building material, engineered lumber is far more durable. In terms of how much it can hold, it has been shown to perform better than traditional lumber, due to the fact that engineered lumber lacks many of the inconsistencies and deficiencies that are found in traditional lumber, and this is due to the fact that the engineering process removes those things.

Ultimately, though, engineered lumber is the best choice because it is cheap, easy to install, durable, and it’s also good for the environment. Traditional lumber has many flaws that prevent it from being as durable, or as inexpensive, as that of engineered lumber. For those reasons, engineered lumber comes highly recommended

Efficient Rainware Systems

Regardless of where these vacation homes are located at, rainware systems are always a necessity. Efficient rainware systems succeed at directing any sort of water or moisture away from the interior of the home, so that way damage of any sort never occurs.

The most efficient rainware systems are those that are made of sustainable materials - such as strong aluminum - while also having some kind of coating that allows for those systems to be cleaned with ease.

Made-To-Order Doors And Windows

People have all kinds of different tastes and requirements when it comes to what the doors will look like in their vacation home and what the windows will look like, and all of those other little things that people are often very particular about.

More and more clients are choosing “Made To Order” options because that enables them to have things like the aforementioned doors and windows made directly to their specifications.

This is something to keep in mind, especially given how trendy this option currently is, and the many different requirements and desires that people have about these things.


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