As new home construction experiences its first slowdown since the start of the pandemic, home remodeling is tracking to remain strong during the rest of this year and into 2022. As homeowners continue to upgrade their current homes, there are a few trends we predict are here to stay, such as upgrading electrical devices for efficiency, creating a whole smart home and customizing colors to align with design preferences.
With many variables to consider while selecting smart lighting controls, some such as compatibility and usability for the end user get overlooked. This is because their impacts are felt after a homeowner has interacted with the devices for some time.
With smart home technology now being the new normal, builders should focus on flexibility to appeal to today’s buyers – millennials.