Most Common Architectural Designs and The Context Behind Them

Thought we’d share this fascinating article from HGTV. It’s titled The 26 Most Popular Architectural Home Styles.

The article shares some insights into the most common designs you’ll see on our streets and neighbourhoods today. This one’s about art-deco is particularly interesting:

Art deco comes from a variety of influences: ancient Egypt, 1930s Hollywood and the tropical pastels of Miami Beach. Typical art deco structures have flat roofs, smooth stucco walls with rounded corners and bold exterior decorations. The style is used more often for office buildings than private homes.

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