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Top 5 Home Trends We're Glad Died


The split-level home doesn't hold the same conveniences for the modern American family.
The split-level home doesn't hold the same conveniences for the modern American family.
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You can pick up any magazine or newspaper, or just turn on the TV, to see what trends are in right now. Ponchos are coming back, wallpaper is making a resurgence and anything green is the only way to go. But, the thing about trends is that eventually they'll head right back out.

And while trends tend to move in a cycle, coming back in fashion every couple of decades, there are some trends that we'd be better off without ever seeing -- or using in our home -- again. In the same manner as fanny packs and stirrup pants, these five home trends are best to remain 6 feet under.


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