2020 was a year of home renovations. As more homeowners spent time at home, they devoted themselves to sprucing up their nests. Kitchens, outdoor areas, and home office updates were all among some of the most popular projects tackled, according to designers. Apartment Therapy recently asked designers and contractors to highlight some of the most requested home upgrades from their clients this year. Among the popular upgrades they mentioned:
Homeowners are taking control of their closets. They’re clearing items they no longer want and adding shelving to better organize their storage spaces. They may use a full-on closet system, but those can be pricey—hundreds or even thousands of dollars—so some are turning to DIY options. For example, they may bring a dresser into the closet or purchase separate storage units or drawers and then paint them to give them a fresh, custom look.
Find the other top upgrades here: The Home Upgrades That Attracted Owners in 2020