Home Remodeling Market in U.S. to hit US$ 500 Bn by 2026: Global Market Insights, Inc.

Global Market Insights, Inc. has recently added a new report on the U.S. Home Remodeling Market, which estimates the market for home remodeling in U.S. will cross USD 500 billion by 2026. Rising consumer spending along with thriving real estate sector be a key impetus for business growth over the forecast timeframe. Shifting consumer preferences toward streamlined designs, textures, and materials owing to the popularity of mid-century & farmhouse designs will propel Kitchen improvement & additions in the U.S. home remodeling market. The growing popularity of ceramic tiles along with a steady demand for hardwood flooring will supplement the business. In addition, surging popularity of several bathroom fittings such as floating vanities, wall mounted toilets, console sink vanities and rounded rectangle vanity mirrors will stimulate professional remodeling industry. Request for a sample of this research report at: https://www.gminsights.com/request-sample/detail/4459 Increasing consumer awareness pertaining to energy conservation and environment protection by using green materials will propel the renovation of home systems over the forecast period. Rapid technological advan...

It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives.

A weeklong trip in Alaska was supposed to be an adventure. In an instant, it became the experience that defined us all. A weeklong trip in Alaska was supposed to be an adventure. In an instant, it became the experience that defined us all. The whale sighting happened right away, minutes into Day 1. Jon, Dave and I had just been dropped off on a remote Alaskan shoreline, an hour and a half by boat from the closest speck of a town. Jon was working as a sea-kayaking guide that summer in Glacier Bay National Park, and he had invited us up for a seven-day excursion during his week off. As the boat that delivered us vanished, the drone of its engine dampening into a murmur and then finally trailing off, it became unthinkably quiet on the beach, and the largeness and strangeness of our surroundings were suddenly apparent. It was a familiar phenomenon for Jon from the start of all his trips: a moment that people instinctually paused to soak in. To me, it felt like those scenes of astronauts who, having finally rattled free of the earth’s atmosphere, slip into the stillness of space. Except we weren’t in space. We were on earth — finally, really on earth. We were only starting to move ar...