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Yearly Archives: 2019

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6 Mistakes to Avoid When Building a New Home

Building a new home is incredibly exciting. After years of putting up with your old house’s shortcomings, you finally have the opportunity to build the property of your dreams. When done right, you’ll have a personal haven that has everything exactly the way you and your family want it. Yet if you’re not careful, you [...]

By |August 16th, 2019|General Advice, Home Construction|0 Comments

The Process of Building a Custom Home: How to Get Started

Click here to see the floor plans and specifications for House Plan 51939. Building a custom home can take some extra thought and effort when compared to purchasing an existing home, but there's really no comparison to the amount of freedom and flexibility that this option affords you. Benefits include taking full advantage of the [...]

Landscaping Tips to Complete Your New Home

It has finally come true. That perfect home for your family is a reality after months of dreaming and scheming, looking at pictures and poring over floor plans. You chose the ideal plan, picked the colors, materials, fabrics and furnishings. What About the Yard? The first impression neighbors and visitors will have won’t be the [...]

By |August 2nd, 2019|Contributing Writers, Landscaping|0 Comments

Hillside House Plan For Property With a View

Are you planning for new construction on a mountainside or a steep slope with incredible lake or wilderness views? Hillside Home Plan 52006 has 4152 square feet of living space including the main floor and the finished walkout basement. After climbing the sloping driveway, we appreciate the traditional style of this home: the porch is [...]

By |July 26th, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

New 4 Bedroom Tuscan Farmhouse Plan With Outdoor Grilling Porch

Tuscan Farmhouse Plan 75161 is a new architectural design with storybook-style flared eaves, decorative gables, tapered porch columns and board and batten shutters. White vertical siding and whitewashed brick is a striking contrast against black window frames and wooden carriage-house garage doors. The total living space is 2,353 square feet and includes 4 bedrooms and [...]

By |July 12th, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

New French Country House Plan With Photos From New Construction

New French Country Home Plan 51951 has 2487 square feet of living space with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a 2 car garage. One additional bay in the garage provides parking for a recreational vehicle. Character and curb appeal is achieved with flared eaves, arched windows and board and batten shutters. The homeowner who provided [...]

By |July 5th, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

Top Three House Plans on Pinterest for June 2019

When you're planning for new construction, it's easy to find and save your favorite house plans on Pinterest. Our home plans are arranged on boards featuring Best-Selling collections, architectural styles and much more! We ran the numbers for this month to bring you the Top Three House Plans on Pinterest which have been clicked, viewed [...]

By |June 28th, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

New European Luxury House Plan With Interior Photographs

New European Luxury House Plan 80478 is a visual treat backed up with superb livability. Specifications include: 4,583 square feet of living space, 3-car garage with 901 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms and 2 half baths. From the generous room sizes to the abundance of lovely windows, you will love to entertain in [...]

By |June 21st, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

New French Country Home Plan With Interior Pictures

If you're planning for new construction for your family, look no further than our French Country Home Plan 51989. The architectural style combines European detail with popular contemporary design trends to make this home a solid real estate investment. The exterior curb appeal is achieved with a hip roof, metal-topped front porch, board and batten [...]

By |June 14th, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

How to Design a Home Gym

A home gym offers affordability, convenience, flexibility, and reassurance to many consumers. Working out at a typical gym can pose unique struggles for many people. Exercising around others in crowded gyms can be intimidating, frustrating and expensive, especially if one is inexperienced or new to the gym. Finding the time to leave home and family [...]