There’s definitely a sad element to abandoned homes, at least if the abandonment is due to the recession. These houses go beyond your typical abandoned homes, however, and make for great photos.

There’s an element of mystery and the unknown to creepy abandoned homes. Each home would seem to have a story (or stories) to tell, be they interesting, historical or really freaky. Check out the gallery for more images of abandoned homes.

Implications - Consumers are looking for items that draw from the abnormal. Unconventional designs allow shoppers to explore things they are not used to. Companies could develop more of these products in order to appeal to more customers.