The traditional definitions of modern and contemporary are undoubtedly synonyms. Modern: Relating to the present or recent times as opposed to the remote past. Contemporary: Belonging to or occurring in the present. In the design world, both of these terms refer to periods of time, but in quite different ways.
As featured in Los Angeles Magazine, Angelenos turned their attention to improving homes with ultra-luxe backyard amenities, creating a demand for niche products. One of the products mentioned is Strand Boards®.