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Architectural Trends To Redefine Living
Architecture is one of the most influential types of design, affecting almost every aspect of our everyday lives. Most of us spend the majority of our time inside of buildings and whether we realise it or not, our surroundings have a huge impact on the way we live. The role of architecture is to change and develop to cater for modern society as our needs change, and we have seen this apply in recent years to home design especially.
Recent events in society such as the climate change crisis, an ageing population and technological advancements have started to influence home design. Many of us expect a certain level of technology in our homes to assist our daily lives but we’re also becoming more conscious of our environmental footprint. Many of us also use our homes as a multi-functional space that acts as a gym and an office as well as a living space. But how has home design changed to cater to these needs?
The following infographic created by the team at Saxton Blades answers this question, looking at the 4 most influential architecture trends of the moment and how social changes have influenced these types of design. No doubt, we can expect to see more of these styles in the future of home design. Read on to find out more.