By Sammi Foss
As our world continues to evolve and technology advances, we have access to information from all around the world through the Internet and social media. One of the best mediums to learn and share news you care about quickly is Twitter. It’s a great platform to share various articles, information and updates about a company or a specific industry such as construction or home design. So, we decided to highlight 9 Twitter profiles that we love to follow because of the great content they post. Check out some of these accounts for everything you need to know about the latest trends in construction and home design!
Construction Executive @ConstructionMag
Construction Executive is a great Twitter account to follow if you are a contractor in the commercial, industrial or specialty building industry. This account promotes a variety of events that they support such as the annual World of Modular tradeshow for those in the industry. Another great thing about Construction Executive is their promotion of sustainability and green building in the construction industry.
One account that they often retweet and support is the U.S. Green Building Council . USGBC founded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (#LEED) movement, which is used in the green building rating system. They also are advocates for making a positive global impact within the construction industry. Construction Executive has the future in mind when it comes to the construction industry by discussing trends and changes in technology that are affecting it.
Construction Business Owner @CBOMagazine
Construction Business Owner is a popular business magazine for contractors. Their Twitter profile is a great medium to promote content they feature in their magazine. CBO provides insight to those in the industry, between promoting great tools to informative articles surrounding the constantly changing world of construction. They also partner with various companies, such as Software Advice and Newforma, Inc. to host webinars to help you succeed in the industry.
Hanley Wood @HanleyWood
Hanley Wood is a company that specializes in marketing services specifically for the residential and commercial design/construction industry. This company believes that technology is innovating the housing and construction market in a positive way. They keep their followers up to date on all the new technology trends that are emerging in the construction industry. On top of all the great information, this account shares great tips and articles on how to market your business in a cost-effective way. This is a great profile to follow if you want to stay on top of trends and learn about different builders in the U.S.
Construction Today @ConstructToday
Construction Today is a “magazine created for the people who build America,” they share highlights of construction projects and stories all around the U.S. This account also focuses on innovation in technology that leads to higher quality materials in the construction industry, like JunoXP technology. One example of this technology is the focus on cementitious efficiency which leads to higher quality concrete and cost savings. Construction Today tries to bring sustainability to the construction industry.
Dream Finders Homes @Dream_Finders
Dream Finders Homes is a national home builder that prides itself in building beautiful homes at affordable prices. We love featuring our happy home buyers on our Twitter account along with updates in the industry, and events we are planning! Follow along with us as we highlight various homes in our communities and the contemporary home designs we offer. Give us a follow to keep up with everything we are up to!
Freshome is a great profile and website to go to for creative inspiration when designing and decorating your home. This account lets their followers know in real time when there is a sale at one of the interior design stores they support such as West Elm, AllModern, and Pier 1. Oftentimes, they even offer exclusive discount codes to their followers.
Not only do they tweet out amazing content, tips and discounts, but they also produce well-written blogs with expert interior design knowledge. If you are building a new home or are in the mood to revamp your current decor, check out Freshome’s Twitter profile!
Curbed is a fun, in-style Twitter account that characterizes the new generation of home design and real estate. They feature hip renovations, informative blogs discussing new living trends, technology in the home and new interior design trends that are ruling the home design industry. This trendy Twitter account is accompanied by an aesthetically pleasing Instagram account that highlights homes and buildings around the world. If you enjoy looking at contemporary homes and trends, definitely give Curbed a follow.
Dwell’s Twitter account is a look inside of the home in a modern world. They do a great job giving viewers insight of what is to come in the home construction industry by highlighting futuristic trends. Between energy-efficient home designs and contemporary curved furniture styles, they give you all the tools to prepare your home for the next century of home design. Dwell also tweets snippets of their blogs, featuring tours of interesting modern homes around the world, which is something you don’t want to miss out on.
Decor Aid @Decoraid
This New York based account devotes itself to creating a profile that focuses on reinventing your home with chic interior design elements. Decor Aid has a grasp on what homeowners want with interior design elements that focus on sustainability along with providing a favorable modern twist. This is a great account to follow along with to keep up with emerging design trends in the industry.
We hope you’ve enjoyed a few of our favorite Twitter accounts! Give them a follow if you’re in need of interior inspiration, or want to stay up to date in the construction industry and housing trends.