Every year brings new trends when it comes to home design, and this year is no different. Listed below are the most popular trends that are currently taking over when it comes to your new home’s interior.

Timber flooring

Flooring is one of the biggest ways to make a statement in your home, and there are so many options to choose from. At the moment muted timber floors are making a big splash, and it isn’t hard to see why. Opting to include muted timber floors in your home will give the whole place a cool-chic look, and timber flooring will never go out of style.

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Bathroom tiling

One of the biggest trends in new home builds at the moment can be found in the bathroom. Full height tiling creates a classy, hotel inspired look that really gives your bathrooms that extra wow factor. Apart from looking great, full height tiling means no hard to keep clean walls, just wipe over the tiles occasionally and you are done.

Bathroom mirrors

Mirrors have always been used by interior designers to make rooms appear bigger than they are, and it is a great tip for smaller spaces. To make your spare bathroom look even bigger, and give it a resort look, consider extending the bathroom mirror over the bathtub for instance. This simple trick will make your spare bathroom feel so much bigger ans open.

Cabinetry

Choosing your cabinetry can be difficult, you want to be happy with the colour choice for years to come. Wood-tones for cabinetry is the popular choice for new homes this year. Not only do wood tones bring a sense of warmth to your home, but it also pairs beautifully with indoor plants. Consider contrasting wooden cabinetry with matt overhead cabinets in your kitchen for that extra sense of style.

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Shelving

Floating shelving is a good way to make a statement in any room in your home, and it is also a clever way to use up wall space, while keeping floor space free. The addition of floating shelves creates a stylish display, and a space to store your favourite trinkets, books, or gorgeous draping plants.

Statement lighting

To give your home that interior design magazine look and feel everyday, just add statement lighting. Good lighting can change the whole look of a space, and it gives your home an extra luxurious feel. If you really want to go the extra mile, consider creating a smart lighting setup for app-controlled convenience.

Decorating the interior of your new home is exciting, but rushing into making any decisions isn’t recommended. Take your time and do your research, there are lots of places you can get inspiration from. Check out some home magazines, look at pinterest, and visit a few display homes. Your builder will also be happy to give you some ideas on how to add that extra touch of luxury to your new home.