There are plenty of trends to keep up with when it comes to the ever-changing world of architecture and landscape designs for the home. One trend that seems to be prevalent among the rest is making the most out of smaller spaces.

Your home is what you make of it, creativity and knowledge of the best options are what can help make “it” happen for you. Homes are being set on smaller lots with more pedestrian access and less road.

Creating a sense of community is what folks are flocking to. As a result we are finding smaller homes making better use of the outdoor space available to them and pulling it together with their indoor living quarters.

I recently read an article discussing 5 home design trends defining 2016 — and which ones will keep thriving. Three of the five on the list brief the topic well by covering better use of less space, indoor-outdoor space, and walkability. To read more visit: