Posts made in March, 2012

Womencentric…What Does That Mean?

Womencentric…What Does That Mean?

Posted By on Mar 15, 2012

Home design tends to flow in trends.  Years ago, all homes had a formal Parlor and formal Dining room. With a large eat in kitchen for family meals.  This was replaced with the Open design concept.  Most recently, builders have been developing “woman centric designs.”

Schiavi Home Builders is developing the design for our next model, so we are researching woman centric design concept.  Being a woman myself, I was a bit excited to be involved in the process, my excitement is waning…

I have browsed several websites of builders that tout these design ideas in their marketing, but I feel most fall short in the actual implementation of the concepts.  Isn’t woman centric design more than adding closets?  I expected to see a difference in the woman centric floorplans vs the normal floorplans.

Over the next month, we will be discussing this concept.  We will be researching what elements to add to our new models.  What are your thoughts? Is woman centric home design real or a marketing angle? If it is real, what does it mean to you?  What would a woman centric home design include that a standard home design may not?

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