From Jennifer Guerriero of the National Association of Home Builders Remodelers, she predicts some major trends for 2010 in kitchen and bathroom remodels. To see the full list, click here for the NCHBA’s Plumb Line newsletter. The article can be found on page 7.
Guerriero predicts the “in” color for 2010 is going to be turquoise. The top theme for bathroom remodels is “retreat”, featuring colors of neutral beiges, olives and pale tones.
The top kitchen remodel theme is listed as “ livable” with colors that pop! Any bright color on walls, surfaces and even appliances is expected. Energy Star appliances are also expected to have a big influence on kitchen remodels.
To get remodeling tips, Guerriero encourages homeowners to attend home shows, seminars, and search the vast amount of information online. Lastly, don’t forget input from friends and family for suggestions, as well!