10 Interior Trends To Try Out In Your LBI Beach Home This Summer

Looking for ways to spice up your home by the sea this summer? Take a look at ten interior trends taking over beach houses in 2018 – and see how some of our listings have followed suit.

Nautical Accents

This first one might seem like a no brainer, but nautical is in – on and off the beach. Nautical accent pieces are a popular trend this year across the board. So, why not add a few pieces to your home to reminds your guests they’re at the beach. It could be as subtle as anchor fixtures in the bathroom or something more bold.

Blue/White/Sea Glass Color Scheme

Speaking of nautical – bold blue colors matched with white walls and furniture have also been a huge hit this year. Think about mixing ocean blues with sea glass colors.




Antique Comeback

Pull your grandma’s favorite antiques out of storage, because they’re making their way back into coastal homes up and down the coast. You don’t need to go overboard, but unique antiques are a great talking piece for your home. Don’t have any antiques to choose from yet? No problem! LBI has plenty of shops to go antique hunting at. Make a day of it!

Muted Neutrals & Pastels

As you’ll probably notice in almost all of our listings, muted neutral & pastel colors have become a staple for modern beachfront homes. This timeless trend looks great in both open floor plan spaces and smaller rooms in the house that need some brightening up.



White on White

A strong trend among modern beach homes is layering white and off white bedding and fabrics. It brings a light and fresh feeling to the home as soon as you walk in the door.




Bar Stations & Carts

Who doesn’t like a good cocktail? Especially with guests over. One of the most exciting trends of 2018 has been the home bar station. Whether you have a whole bar room dedicated to your beach home or just a small cocktail cart – vacation guest will love the kickback vibe your home bar gives out.


Mixed Patterns

While neutral and , some designers have been spicing things up with mixed patterns in select rooms such as the living room or guest bedroom. A lot of these patterns have been including florals. LBI has so many decor shops you’ll be sure to find tons of vibrant throw pillows and blankets to add some flare to any room in your home.


Breakfast Bar

If you’ve vacationed by the beach before, you know – breakfast isn’t just about pancakes and coffee. Its about sitting around with friends and family reminiscing about the night before or planing the rest of your day by the ocean. Where better to hang than in the kitchen at the breakfast bar. A trend seemingly popular in new constructions around the island, the breakfast bar is a must have.

Rustic Mirrors

An interesting trend you can find in modern beach homes these days is rustic mirrors. Its a great feature to add to you home because you can add or move them anywhere from the bathroom or bedroom to a hallway that need a bit more oomph.






Upholstered Furniture

Upholstered furniture is making a come back this year. One of the most interesting places its been showing up is in the dinning room. Designers and home owners are ditching the traditional dinning room chair for something a lot more comfortable and luxurious looking.

Like what you see in the photos? All these pictures are home we currently have on the market. Contact Sea Breeze Realty in LBI today and schedule a time to see these beautiful homes for yourself.