Design Trends

8 Unique Ways to Incorporate Black Into Your Exterior

Dark colors are trending this year, especially black. Going bold with your home’s exterior can be intimidating, but we’ve got your back. Keep reading to learn eight ways you can jump on this trend and incorporate black into your home’s exterior.

What’s Trending: Starry Night Decks

Having an outdoor space that you enjoy is important. The goal shouldn’t be to have a backyard you tolerate, but to create an extension of your home that feels warm and comfortable. Whether you are building a new deck or looking to update an existing one, outdoor lighting is going to play a key role in creating the atmosphere you are looking for. Keep reading for inspiration to incorporate 2020’s biggest outdoor lighting trend into your backyard: starry night decks.

5 Exterior Design Ideas Using Composite Stone

Whether you’re designing a new home build or planning a renovation, spring is the time to look at your home’s exterior with a fresh perspective. One design element we have our eye on for Spring 2020 is composite stone. Specifically, Royal Building Products’ new Atlas™ Stone composite stone panels! Incorporating composite stone into your home’s design can instantly add dimension, texture, architectural interest and curb appeal.

Keep reading for ideas on how to use Atlas™ Stone on your home this spring!

High-Profile Home Collections: Jennifer Fisher for CB2

Jennifer Fisher, designer of every celebrity’s favorite jewelry, has taken her talents to CB2! Her new home collection is inspired by some of her most iconic jewelry pieces, and maintains the same classic-yet-edgy style she’s known for. Keep reading to see some of the highlights from the collection!

5 Bold Trends from 2020 Design and Construction Week

The LiveAbode team is back from the biggest home, kitchen, and bath design trade show of the year and ready to share some of the top trends we spotted for 2020!

Dream Homes From the Past Five Decades

2020 is here, and we’re thrilled to be celebrating Royal Building Products’ 50th anniversary! In the spirit of nostalgia and our love of home design, we thought we’d take a stroll down memory lane and revisit the idea of a “dream home” in each of the past five decades. Are you ready for a blast from the past?

The Best of LiveAbode 2019

We’re wrapping up another wonderful year at LiveAbode! In 2019, we built up our community on Instagram to over 2,600 (thank you for following!), worked with some amazing contributors such as Kate Builds and Made by Carli, and continued to provide expert insight on the latest trends in home design.

Let the home style tips come to you.