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December 2018 Monthly Roundup

By on Dec 30, 2018
December 2018 Monthly Roundup

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The holiday season is coming to a close. No doubt, you’ve been busy with friends, family and loved ones. However, it’s a big month here at ImproveNet as well. We’ve started releasing the predictions we have for the top trends in the new year.

From what will be hot in home décor to the must-have remodeling items in your kitchen, see what you may have missed this December in this monthly roundup.

Are you ready to start your new year home improvements? Contact a contractor today to get quotes from pros in your area, for free!

2019 Home Decor and Color Trends

2019 Home Design & Color Trends

While some homeowners are planning a bit update in the new year, others just need some ideas for a new style. This year, we predict that boho décor and matte black accents will be popular, among other decorative items. See what you can do to get a fresh new look in 2019 Home Design & Color Trends.

2019 Lighting Trends

Looking for a change in 2019? You can really transform a room by changing out a light fixture. Not only does a new light fixture often have money-saving benefits, but it can also change the overall look of the room.

“Refreshing home decor or lighting designs does not need to be expensive. Recycle old pieces of furniture or different materials to make new creations with new purposes,” Steve Brielmaier, CEO & Founder of Lamps USA, said.

Read 2019 Lighting Trends for more possibilities.

2019 Bathroom Trends

Did you know that a bathroom update is extremely important if you’re planning to sell your home this year? If this is a goal you have, you might want to check out the latest bathroom trends for 2019.

“Amber toned items are going to be huge in the bathroom,” Carly Pupillo, kitchen and bath designer at LaMantia Designs & Remodeling, said. “Whether it's accent rugs, candles, and soaps, amber is the new color on trend! It adds warmth to the space and a calming effect that people love for their bathrooms.”

Read 2019 Bathroom Trends to see all of our tips.

2019 Kitchen Trends

2019 Kitchen Trends

Planning a kitchen remodel in the new year? You’ll want to take a look at our top predictions for kitchen trends. While you might see similarities, such matte black, taking center stage in overall home décor this year, you might be surprised minimalistic cabinetry is growing in popularity. See all of our recommendations in 2019 Kitchen Trends.

Video: Christmas Tree – Real Or Fake?

We’re asking the tough questions on this episode of Room For Opinions. Do you have a real tree or a fake tree? Of course, the ImproveNet team had a split decision as there are pros and cons to both! Check out the video and don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel.


We’re wrapping up 2018 with a few articles that should help you plan for the new year ahead. Wishing you a Happy New Year and stay tuned, we have a lot of exciting things happening in 2019!

Looking for more of the latest trends? Read 2019 Flooring Trends.

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