Homeowners looking to add personality and individuality to their home are more likely to undertake a do-it-yourself remodel than hire a professional, according to the National Association of Realtors 2019 Remodeling Impact Report: DIY. The report also shows that cash-strapped millennials are the most likely of any generation to take on a DIY project.
Developments such as no-screw furniture and £5 bulb fittings are being reported as evidence of an indolent generation. Since when was it bad to make life easier for everyone?
Source: Millennials are ditching DIY for ‘do it for me’? We should be cheering | Rhik Samadder | Opinion | The Guardian
Stores a quarter of the size of the warehouses let you pick products and have them delivered.
Source: Ikea Expands Collection of Small Stores for Consumer Convenience | Fortune