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Yearly Archives: 2014


New Florida Coastal House Plan

Coastal House Plan 75915 is the type of mansion that you would find on the Florida coast. An arched front door is topped by a balcony porch with French doors and flanked by his and hers carports. There’s no need for a garage when you are enjoying a tropical climate all year ‘round. Dancing around [...]

By |July 11th, 2014|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

House Plans for Your Summer Vacation

July brings the heat of summer, and if you’re like me, you are dreaming about a vacation that is long due. Vacation homes come in all shapes and sizes, and below is a sampling of our most popular getaway house plans. House Plan 48295 House Plan 48295 boasts handsome stone and cedar shake [...]

By |July 3rd, 2014|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Best-Selling A-Frame House Plans

A-Frame house plans are often built in cold climates where the steep pitched roof aids in shedding heavy snowfall. Suited for lakeside retreats or everyday living, these rustic homes are like a beacon of comfort. A tall chimney promises a roaring fire in the winter, and the deck offers a sunny place to enjoy the [...]

By |June 27th, 2014|House Design, House Plans|1 Comment

Most Popular House Plans on Pinterest

Pinterest is now one of the biggest social media sites, and it works perfectly for collecting and organizing ideas for your future house. Family Home Plans are being pinned to boards like “Dream Home,” “Exteriors and Floorplans” and “Future House Ideas.” Below are the three most popular house plans that have been repinned thousands of [...]

By |June 20th, 2014|House Design, House Plans|1 Comment

New House Plans for June

House Plan 42825 Placed on the corner of House Plan 42825 is a Queen Anne Style Victorian tower with tall, slender windows that bring light into the den. The adjacent front porch is accented with flared eaves, ocular window and stone veneer. Living space is 4022 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 [...]

By |June 13th, 2014|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Best Selling Ranch Home Plans

  House Plan 62627 Ranch House Plan 62627 has 1539 square feet of living space and a 3 bay garage. Off the back of the home are two bay windows to bring in natural light and provide a view of the children kicking a soccer ball in the backyard.  The average family has [...]

By |May 30th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|1 Comment

New House Plans for May

Check out some of our NEW house plans for May! House Plan 86138 House Plan 86138 shows us lovely Plantation Style with round white columns on the front porch and elegant fan light over the front door. Dentil molding, cedar shake siding and an ocular window dress up the front facing gable while [...]

By |May 16th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

House Plans with Safe Rooms

Safe Room Our team at Family Home Plans is located on the East Coast in Beaufort, SC. We worry more about hurricanes with flooding than we do about tornadoes, but the recent outbreak of tornadoes in the Midwest has us thinking about other types of violent storms. Home plans with abundant windows are [...]

By |May 8th, 2014|Uncategorized|1 Comment

5 Ways To Protect Your Home from Spring Floods and Water Damage

April showers, while bringing promises of flowers and spring greenery, can also pose a threat to your home when temperatures and water levels begin to rise. Melting snow and spring storms are liable to cause additional concerns as well. Soggy soil can spell disaster for plants, and if water damage occurs, it can be very [...]

Updated Craftsman House Plans

Craftsman style home design comes from the Arts and Crafts Movement of the late 19th Century. We love those big front porches, elephant leg columns, stone and brick exteriors and exposed rafter tails.  An authentic Craftsman home would be considered small by today’s standards and maybe have a little too much ornamentation for a modern [...]

By |April 25th, 2014|Home Styles, House Design, House Plans|2 Comments