For literally hundreds of years, men have craved space of their own, a place to get away from their wives, children, and the stresses of everyday life. In centuries past, gentlemen would retire to libraries or smoking rooms to share a brandy and conversation with other men. In the last half of the 20th century, dens and basement rec rooms became a common hideout for the guys. Now in the 21st century, a new type of retreat is growing in popularity: the man cave.
Man caves are, simply put, any space or room that is entirely devoted to the male gender. Outfitted with big screen televisions, mini refrigerators, stocked bars, pool tables, and anything else desired by the homeowner, a man cave is the ultimate hideaway where men can rest, relax, and enjoy one another’s company.
While some homeowners build their man caves indoors in basements, attics, or bonus rooms, … Read More