Between comfort and connection, the house opens to the outside world: the Hiving current trend.
This trend was born in the aftermath of September 11, 2001. Before that day, we know the trend “cocooning”, which was to design the house as a refuge. Now, the reality is different: people want to gather in their environments, reconnect with theirs. This trend incorporates the ideals of community life. That is to create great home spaces for hosting friends and family.
The elements of hiving
hiving The word is an English term which comes from the word “hive” which means a hive. Now, one stays at home, maintaining contact with relatives, friends, family and neighbors. A comeback to life at home and opening to the world and feel. Common areas are expanding. Both workplace, reception venue and playground, the house is connected to the outside world and we find all the new technologies. A phenomenon which results in building houses open plan and development of multi-functional rooms to accommodate several people.
Your interior design, how hiving
It decompartmentalizes houses to large parts allowing the occupants to be in public areas. The styles loft and large open rooms are popular and functional. We build huge games room (billiards room or home theater), large spaces to bring our whole world. From the perspective of interior design, we put on a clean style and brightness. It will also add a touch of vivid color on the walls to energize the scene. Even appliances are inspired by this current with their beautiful colors. What emerges from this current? Seeking comfort at home and functionality.
Hiving in the kitchen and bathroom
Photo Concept Kitchen Trends: Urban Kitchen, St-Jerome, 450-438-3388 Let us remember how comforting it was to do his homework, sniffing the smell of warm cookies that good mom cooked us late in the day. The kitchen has always been a welcoming refuge for a gathering with guests, but this piece is still of great importance with the hiving. Today, we build beautiful large central islands that become a centerpiece of the kitchen. Stools are added to allow people to sit around to cook, discuss or simply enjoy a meal.
Hiving a lifestyle
The enormous popularity of decorative emissions have made it easier to access information regarding the renovation and interior design, providing an incentive for families to customize their homes. Also, self-employed, choosing to work at home benefits of technology (cell phone and computer) allowing it to be effective and to be near their soon. The growing interest in games and media centers are also motivated to family reconciliations. hiving now is part and parcel of our lifestyle and face the uncertain world events (diseases, wars, recessions) is a balm, a mixture between comfort and connection with people around us. We get home in a safe, controlled environment, in comfort and without stress in a joyful atmosphere to greet loved ones or work at a pace interspersed with a more balanced family life. Go adopt hiving and make your home a warm gathering place in which to live.