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4 Top New Home Trends in 2021

2021 is just a few weeks away.  As the new year approaches, Paul Gray Homes projects a few design elements will top our design trends in 2021.


1. Black-Framed Windows

Black-framed windows are on the rise in new home construction by adding a classic pop of personality to the space. Additionally, black grids/panes on the windows provides a striking design element to the home.

2. Bright White Exteriors

Bright White exteriors are a popular, eye-catching design choice. Bright white exteriors, paired with black trim and accents, is a winning combination offering incredible curb appeal to the home.

3. Go Coastal

Coastal-influenced exterior design with shallow, flat roofs is a popular trend on the rise in Wichita. Coastal-inspired homes are classic, timeless and stunning. 

4. Electric Fireplaces

Electric fireplaces are eye-catching and can be designed to fit in any space. They are also fully customizable, offering a multitude of changeable fire colors to fit your design or inspire the holiday season. Plus, electric fireplaces are energy-efficient, and they expel a comfortable level of heat while adding endless ambiance to the home.

Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or building your dream home, your new home will be constructed with quality craftsmanship while meeting your individual preferences. Call us today at 316-978-9047.