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The Pros and Cons of Open Concept Floor Plans

Consider Your Day-to-Day Lifestyle

Almost every real estate or home renovation reality TV show involves the quest for an open concept floor plan. Open concept design, which means common areas in a home have no walls or only partial walls, grew out of mid-century modern architecture in the 1950s.  And although there’s already some buzz about “retro” home design favoring enclosed living rooms and kitchens, open concept isn’t going away. Continue reading