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Home Styles

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Colonial Revival Style House Plan

Colonial Revival House Plan 86331 presents us with a portico entrance that is topped with a balcony and supported by stately columns of the Ionic order. A cupola and two small dormer windows add visual interest to the modern metal roof. Multi-paned windows and fanlight over the front door recall the look of southern antebellum [...]

By |April 1st, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Victorian Dream House Plan

Victorian Dream House Plan 86291 boasts 3131 square feet of living space, 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms on two sprawling levels. Shown on the front elevation is a southern farmhouse replete with elaborate trim on the gables and porches. Pointed rooftops cap the cupola, turret and corner gazebo. White wicker seating on the gazebo provides [...]

By |March 27th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Energy Efficient Log House Plan

Log House Plan 59922 allows for an incredible view with an enormous façade of floor to ceiling windows. The central A frame design is enhanced with two flanking dormer windows and an expansive deck. Imagine this home perched on the edge of a mountainous landscape as you watch the sunset across miles of untamed wilderness. [...]

By |March 14th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Timber Framed Craftsman House Plan

Craftsman House Plan 87400 has 3135 square feet of living space with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms.  Gables are decorated with craftsman style brackets, trim and shake siding while the square porch columns rest on stone piers. Doors of the three car garage are pleasantly arched and shown in a rust red on the front [...]

By |March 13th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Transitional Craftsman Home Plan

House Plan 74016 presents us with a transitional design, meaning that this contemporary plan reveals subtle old fashioned elements. Notice craftsman style in its square column bases, each featuring a decorative relief. Shingle siding is highlighted with fish scale accents. Dentil trim that you see over the upper level window was often used for ornamentation [...]

By |February 12th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design|0 Comments

Country Craftsman House Plan

Stormy gray shake siding and stone masonry gives Craftsman House Plan 55603 a weathered, welcoming appearance. Under sheltering gables we see decorative brackets, and exposed rafters peek out from under the shingles. The freshly painted white garage door with strap hinges reminds us of a country carriage house. Deep turquoise blue Hardi Board siding makes [...]

By |January 31st, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, Uncategorized|9 Comments

Small Luxury House Plan

How many times have you admired a luxury house plan with elegant architectural details? You might love the look of a columned porch as you arrive and marvel at the soaring ceilings that are often associated with those grand homes on the golf course. Then you laugh because there's no way you would want to [...]

By |January 23rd, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Smarter Home Design

What makes a home's design "smarter?" Sensible room arrangements? Efficient use of space? Thoughtful traffic patterns? Certainly, these are all characteristics of better quality home plans, but there is much more to consider when it comes to a more intelligent, intuitive design. Smarter home designs also have the capability to flex and expand as our [...]

By |December 27th, 2013|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Affordable House Plans

Affordable home plans come in many shapes and sizes, ranging from about 800 to 2400 square feet. Great for small families, vacation homes, starter homes or retirement, these economical houses are perfect for people in all walks of life. Ranch style homes are represented with simple floor plans along with lake homes with open basements, [...]

By |December 5th, 2013|Home Styles, House Plans|0 Comments

Bungalow Craftsman Hillside Home Plan

Situated on a sloping hillside lot, craftsman bungalow house plan 59923 may afford views of rolling green hills or the sparkling water in a lakeside lot. This home sits on a walkout foundation which opens with a two car garage under the main living space. Stacking the garage reduces the house footprint and leaves room [...]

By |November 8th, 2013|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments