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Family Home Plans

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About Family Home Plans

A century of doing business and working closely with builders, homeowners, home designers, and architects has taught us a few things that some of the newcomers to the business may not have had time to figure out. We've learned that providing you with unequalled service, excellent technical assistance (we have experienced design professionals on staff to answer your questions and help guide you through the complex process of creating a new home), reasonably priced customization and modifications, and the best home designs in the world make our already great prices even more of a value to you.

Ways to Save Money When Building a House

Like this house plan? Click here to see the plan specifications. The home buying process is complicated for many Americans. There are many options for housing on the market, but some feel as though nothing fits exactly what they need within their price range. Because of this, many people have considered the alternative option of [...]

3 Bedroom Craftsman Ranch House Plan With 2910 SQ FT

New Craftsman Ranch Home Plan 81200 combines the best in Craftsman and Ranch style house plans. This elegant home boasts a welcoming columned front porch (very Craftsman). If you’re looking for a comfortable yet breathtaking home where you can entertain guests or just enjoy the view off your own back porch, look no further. Let’s [...]

By |August 30th, 2019|House Design, House Plans|0 Comments

New 4 Bedroom Craftsman House Plan With Interior Photos From New Construction

Our new 4 bedroom Craftsman House Plan 52005 has 3,938 square feet of living space between the main floor and the walkout basement. Craftsman style is achieved with a combination of stone and vertical siding, decorative wood elements in the eaves, board and batten shutters and thick porch columns with stone bases. Immediately upon entering [...]

By |August 23rd, 2019|House Design, House Plans, Interior Design|0 Comments

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