From Good to Know:
The homeowner's wish list may vary in the custom market, but there are certain luxury amenities which boast universal crowd appeal.
With more than 35 years of experience building some of the most notable homes on Chicago's North Shore and beyond, Orren Pickell Designers & Builders have witnessed countless trends come and go through the years. While the pendulum swings with certain trends, "universal design" never goes out of style. Incorporating elements which can satisfy homeowners at all stages of life will always stay in vogue.
Some design elements with universal appeal include:
-- Dual Master Suites. National trends indicate that many retirees are opting to forego the home in traditional retirement states and stay where they raised their families. While some are remodeling their existing homes to reflect their changing lifestyle, others are starting anew and building custom homes.