Industry Trends

Exploring the Future: Innovative Materials in Home Construction‍

In the ever-evolving landscape of custom home building, staying ahead of the latest trends and technologies is essential for builders aiming to create homes that are both cutting-edge and sustainable. One of the most exciting frontiers in this field is the exploration of innovative materials that promise to revolutionize the way we construct and inhabit our living spaces. From advanced composites to eco-friendly alternatives, the possibilities are as diverse as they are promising.

Embracing Imperfection: The 2024 Interior Design Trend of Imperfect Furnishings

Builders and homeowners, get ready to welcome the charm of imperfection into your homes! The hottest trend in interior design for 2024 is all about embracing the beauty of imperfect furnishings. Whether you're a builder working on a new project or a homeowner looking to infuse character into your living spaces, this trend is for you. Let's explore how imperfect furnishings can add a touch of uniqueness and warmth to your home.

Spring 2024 Cabinet Color Trends: Elevating Interior Design with Bold Hues

In spring 2024, we're seeing a departure from traditional neutrals and a bold embrace of vibrant hues that add personality and character to kitchen and bathroom cabinets. So, let's dive into the exciting world of cabinet colors and how you can incorporate them into your projects.

Unveiling the 2024 Interior Design Trends: Personalized Spaces for Your Home

Welcome, builders and homeowners, to the exciting world of interior design trends for 2024! This year is all about creating unique spaces in your home that reflect your personality and style. Whether you're a builder working on a new project or a homeowner looking to revamp your living space, we've got the scoop on the hottest trends that will make your home truly one-of-a-kind.

Painting the Future Green: 2024 Interior Design Trends for Builders

As we step into 2024, a vibrant trend is coloring the world of interior design – the lush and lively shade of green. Buckle up, as we explore how this verdant trend is making waves in construction projects, bringing fresh, nature-inspired vibes to your homes.

IBS 2024 Recap

The International Builder Show occurred in Las Vegas from February 27 to February 29, 2024. The week was action-packed with live demos, networking, events, and opportunities to engage with your peers in learning sessions. NAHB’s event offers build professionals the unique opportunity to collaborate, connect, and innovate with their peers.

How Attending the NAHB International Builders' Show Benefits Your Business: What's New and Where to Find Value

Hey there! Builders, you'll be excited to know that the NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS) is coming up soon! In 2024, the show will feature over 1,700 exhibitors, with 45% of them being new. There are exciting changes in store this year, and we’re excited to highlight a few! This blog is your go-to guide to understanding how to get the most out of your three days in Vegas.

Making the Most of Your IBS Experience: What to Expect and How to Maximize the Opportunity

The International Builders' Show (IBS) is not just an event; it's a special opportunity for professionals in the residential construction industry to connect, learn, and discover the latest innovations. As you prepare to attend IBS, let's dive into what you can expect and how to make the most of this experience.

Navigating the Future: A Recap of CES 2024's Home Tech Trends

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2024 was a whirlwind of innovation, showcasing the latest advancements in technology. Among the standout trends were Transparent TVs and Car Tech, but the primary focus for the Digs team was to understand how others are helping evolve the future of every home being understood.

Curve Appeal: Arches, Contours and Swoops Every Home Will Love

Forget straight lines and sharp angles; it's time to embrace the beauty and functionality of curves in your projects. So, buckle up your tool belts as we take a smooth ride through the curvaceous wonders of modern construction!

Kitchen Island Trends in 2024: Inspiring Ideas for Builders and Homeowners

The kitchen has long been considered the heart of the home, and the kitchen island is its centerpiece. In 2024, kitchen islands are taking center stage with exciting design trends that cater to the needs and preferences of both builders and homeowners.

Trends in Custom Homes for 2024: What Custom Home Builders and Homeowners Need to Know

In 2024, the world of custom home building is evolving with exciting trends that cater to the desires of builders, custom home builders, and homeowners alike.

Enhancing Home Window Tinting with Digs: A Builder's Guide

As a builder, helping homeowners make informed decisions about window tinting is crucial. This is where Digs comes into play, making the process smoother and more efficient for both builders and homeowners.

Custom Home Building: Choosing the Perfect Exterior Paint

Whether you're a homeowner looking to refresh your home's appearance or a builder assisting clients in this process, read on to discover how to choose the perfect exterior paint.

Shining Light on Solar: How Digs Empowers Builders and Homeowners for a Brighter Future

In this blog post, we'll walk you through how Digs can support builders and homeowners at every stage, from pre-construction to warranty management, to ensure a smooth and successful transition to solar energy.

Fall 2023 Home Style Trends: A Blueprint for Builders and Homeowners to Create Dream Homes

Whether you're a builder constructing a new home or a homeowner looking to upgrade your living space, it's essential to stay up-to-date with the latest Fall 2023 home style trends. In this guide, we'll explore these trends and how builders and homeowners can work together to infuse them into new-build homes.

Exploring Door Hardware Trends in 2023

In this blog post, we'll explore the top door hardware trends for 2023 that will help you create homes that stand out.

Unveiling the Top Living Room Design Trends of 2023 for Builders

In 2023, we are witnessing some exciting living room design trends that homeowners are falling in love with. In this blog post, we'll explore these trends in a way that's easy to understand, making it a must-read for all builders looking to create stunning living spaces.

2023 Kitchen Hardware Trends

In this blog, we'll explore the latest kitchen hardware trends and offer guidance to builders on how to assist homeowners in making the right choices.

Hot and Cozy: Fireplace Trends in 2023 for Builders and Homeowners

Whether you're crafting homes or looking to enhance your living spaces, these fireplace trends are worth keeping an eye on. In this blog post, we'll dive into the top trends for the year and explore how builders can guide homeowners to choose the perfect fireplace for their home.

Simplifying Home Building Communication: Introducing Digs for Success

In the build process there are a lot of moving parts and - it can get complicated quickly. Below, we’ll talk about how Digs can help you execute the tips and best practices Fine Homebuilding has outlined in Best Practices for Home-Building Project Communication.

Building for Safety: Earthquake-Resistant Home Trends for Builders

As builders, staying updated with the latest trends in earthquake-resistant home construction is essential for creating safe and secure living spaces. In this blog, we'll explore some key trends and strategies that builders should consider to make homes better prepared for and resistant to earthquakes.

Building a Greener Future: Sustainable Construction Trends for a Better Tomorrow

Sustainable construction is a term you might have heard, and it's all about creating structures that not only meet our needs but also protect the Earth. In this blog, we'll explore what sustainable construction means, why it's important, and some cool trends that builders are using to make our world a better place.

Choosing the Perfect Backsplash for Your Home: A Guide for Homeowners and Builders

In this blog, we'll explore how builders can assist homeowners in choosing the ideal backsplash while considering their unique requirements. We'll also delve into the latest trends in backsplash design to inspire your creative journey.

A Builder's Guide to Using Digs to Implement Natural Light and Smart Home Trends

In this guide, we'll explore how builders like you can leverage Digs, the home build collaboration platform, to seamlessly incorporate natural light and smart home trends into every phase of a home's journey – from pre-construction all the way to warranty management.

Embracing the Future: Faucet Trends of 2023 and How Builders Can Incorporate Them into Future Designs

Faucets are undergoing a revolutionary transformation, and as builders, you have the exciting opportunity to add these trends into your upcoming projects. In this blog post, we'll dive into the exciting faucet trends of 2023 and explore how you can easily include them into your future designs.

Trending Floor Colors: A Guide for Builders to Pick the Best Hued Floors for Homes

In this blog, we'll check out popular floor colors and give you simple tips to pick the perfect ones for the homes you're building. Let's dive into the world of trendy floors that everyone will love!

Cabinet Trends in 2023: Functional and Stylish Storage Solutions for Every Home

In this blog article, we'll explore the latest cabinet trends of 2023, providing you with a comprehensive guide to understanding and incorporating these ideas into your home. Whether you're a homeowner looking to renovate or a design enthusiast eager to stay up-to-date, this article will help you find the perfect cabinet solutions that suit your needs.

2023 Home Siding Trends: Transforming Houses with Style and Functionality

Siding is not just for protecting homes from outside things, it also makes houses look nicer. In this blog post, we'll talk about the newest trends in home siding that homeowners and builders love in 2023.

The Ultimate Home Siding Style Guide: Elevate Your Home's Curb Appeal

Whether you're building a new home or considering a siding update, making informed decisions about colors, materials, and weather suitability is essential. Let's delve into the world of home siding and discover how to achieve the perfect look for your dream home.

Embracing the Sun: The Trending Appeal of Natural Light in Homes

In this blog post, we will explore the rising trend of natural light in homes and how builders can incorporate this beautiful element in their future designs, making our living spaces brighter and more enjoyable.

Ten TikTok Home Construction Pages You Need to Follow

TikTok has become a treasure trove of valuable content for anyone interested in home construction or renovation projects. In this post, we will explore some of the top TikTok pages you need to follow for a dose of inspiration and tips to enhance your home building journey.

Exploring Trending Home Improvement Hashtags: Where to Look for Design

Whether you're an avid DIY enthusiast or seeking professional guidance, these hashtags can provide a treasure trove of ideas, tips, and motivation. So, let's delve into the world of trending home improvement hashtags and discover how they can help you elevate your home!

10 Trending Pool Designs to Elevate Your Backyard Oasis

Beyond just a source of relaxation, today's pool designs are more innovative, luxurious, and visually captivating than ever before. Whether you're looking to create a tropical retreat, a modern oasis, or a family-friendly haven, there's a trending pool design to suit your style. In this blog post, we'll explore ten of the most popular and awe-inspiring pool designs that are taking backyard escapes to the next level.

Are Solar Panels the Right Choice for You?

Solar panels harness the sun's energy and convert it into clean electricity. If you're contemplating whether to install solar panels on your property, this blog will explore the benefits and considerations, helping you make an informed decision about whether solar energy is worth it for you.

Unveiling the Latest Trends in Plank Wood Floors for 2023

As we step into 2023, new trends in plank wood flooring have emerged, transforming the way we approach interior design. In this blog post, we will explore the latest trends in plank wood floors and how they can compliment modern styles.

The Benefits of Window Tinting Your Home

In the rapidly evolving world of architecture and home design, new trends and technologies are constantly emerging to enhance the comfort, efficiency, and aesthetics of our living spaces. Among these innovations, window tinting has gained significant popularity as a valuable addition to new homes. There are numerous benefits that window tinting offers, paving the way for a brighter, more sustainable future. In this blog post, we will explore the advantages of window tinting in the home and why builders should incorporate it into their designs.

GeekWire Highlights Digs Open Beta

Real estate startup vets land $7M for new construction project management startup

Digs Featured in Forbes

Digs Out Of Stealth With $7 Million Seed Funding

Digs Announced in TechCrunch

“Digs is a Figma-like collaboration tool for home builders and suppliers.”

Everything You Need to Know About Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding offers a range of benefits, including durability, cost-effectiveness, and low maintenance. In this blog, we'll cover everything you need to know about vinyl siding, including its benefits, drawbacks, and how to choose the right type for a home.