- Filter by:
Improve, don't move!
Forget moving house! More homeowners are choosing to ‘stay put’ and enhance their homes instead, and the team from MAD Design USA, home of heating and furniture/accessories brands EcoSmart Fire, Heatscope Heaters and BLINDE Design, say now’s the perfect time for a revamp.
The outdoor dining pivot
The biggest trend in dining out is dining outdoors! And while a casual, relaxed ambiance and great people watching have long attracted customers to dining and drinking alfresco, the pandemic has them preferring venues with plenty of fresh air more than ever.
The iconic modular sofas
It was a staple piece of furniture in the 1970s and now, after years of being ignored in favour of more compact, statement sofas, the iconic modular (sectional) sofa is making a comeback!
In contrast to the open-plan living, the broken-plan trend simply involves dividing up bigger rooms to create more versatile, smaller, interconnected spaces.
Home improvements surge during pandemic
Across the globe, the sound of power tools, dozers, excavators and lawnmowers are being heard more than ever. The reason? Home renovations have boomed during the pandemic.
Incorporate statement pieces into your décor
Gone are the days of minimalist styling – it’s time for bold and beautiful statement pieces. This design movement is fast gaining traction in residential and commercial settings the world over.
Why everyone loves concrete furniture
In recent years the concrete trend (also referred to as the cement trend) has become a major interior décor craze – not to mention investment.
The 7 best outdoor living trends
2020 was definitely the ‘year of the garden’, with the trend continuing into 2021 and showing no signs of slowing.
Outdoor living trends
The outdoor living trend continues to grow (accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic), with more US homeowners now more aware of their outdoor spaces.
Modular sofa trends
Modular sofas are on-trend! And MAD Design USA has risen to the challenge with its new range of Blinde Design sectional sofas that combine modern styling, robust construction, and comfortable, high-performance fabric – ideal for indoor and outdoor use.
Vacation rentals with outdoor spaces
Summer vacations are here! And with the continuing trend of “pod travel”, it’s not surprising that vacation rentals with outdoor spaces are in higher demand.