2019 Smart Home Trends

1. A WHOLE LOTTA ALEXA (AND GOOGLE ASSISTANT, TOO) Rich Shibley/Digital Trends Two years ago at CES, Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant was everywhere. But last year, Google Assistant was the belle of the ball, with a huge tent in the parking lot at the Las Vegas...

2019 Landscaping Trends

“Homeowners yearn for beautiful outdoor spaces without the hassle of upkeep. With the rise of multifunctional landscape design and automated processes, consumers can spend more time enjoying their landscapes than ever before,” says Missy Henriksen, vice president of...

2019 Flooring Trends

Though the shapes and textures and colors change, wood flooring never goes out of style. And because flooring is an investment, it’s important to choose a material that’s not only beautiful and stylish, but also timeless, says Andrew Denny of Textures Flooring....