The family dining room is a place of gathering, whether for meals or a game night, memories will always be made in this room of the family home. Have you ever thought about what your dream dining room would look like? This is an important question to ask when you're deciding on a new home, because you could be deciding on the rooms where your family's memories are made!
One important thing to keep in mind is how often you host parties or family gatherings. If your home is the destination on Thanksgiving, you may want to look at open floor plans. With rooms flowing together no one feels left out and you are able to entertain larger groups of people. With no restraints on the rooms, you don't have to worry about putting the extra leaf in the table. Our beautiful Hillcrest model offers extra seating at the island, perfect for the kids' homework time!
Many apartments and even rental homes lack a dining area, which can be a huge inconvenience for families wanting to have meals together! Taking your family's needs into consideration is incredibly important when you're deciding where to live. If you're on the fence about an apartment or a house, be sure to read our blog on the cost of renting! Can you see the family sitting down to a Sunday night meal in here?
With the dining room right off the kitchen like this, it is easy to transfer food from the kitchen to the table, without having to make trips and risk spills! This also is helpful for buffet style meals!
These are all great things to keep in mind as you begin shopping for your new home! Be sure to look at many floor plans before you make a decision, you're building a happy home! Please subscribe to our blog to get more great information like this!