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One Story Farmhouse Plans

What is a One Story Farmhouse plan? In short, one story farmhouse plans are a hybrid of the typical ranch house plans and farmhouse plans. A traditional ranch style home is a single-story. They are generally an open-concept design with a large front porch and a rear patio space. Ranch […]

Vertical Row Townhouses in Atlanta, GA

Vertical Row townhouses are yet another notch in the design credits of Building Designer, Kirya J. Duncan, owner of Design Evolutions Inc., GA. This project, on the corner of Pryor Street and Bass Street, is in the heart of Mechanicsville – Atlanta, GA. Design Evolutions Inc., GA was the Lead […]

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The Benefits of Building a Cape Cod Style Home

It is tempting for new landowners to go with designs that are very sleek and modern. These homes offer excitement and a fresh perspective. But there is something to be said for tradition, especially when it comes to building a home! The Cape Cod style home is a huge part […]

Why You Should Build a Farm Style Home

3 Reasons Why You Should Build a Farm Style Home

A lot of people think of the American farm style home as being more about aesthetics than practicality. But the farmhouse style home was originally made famous because of its functionality, which is why it is still such a great choice for many families. Here are three reasons why you […]

How to Choose a House Plan with a Flexible Layout

Building a dream home is an exciting adventure. It is the moment when a landowner gets to decide exactly how they want their house to look. Every room is specifically designed, which adds to the charm and personality of the finished house. If you go with a stock home design, […]

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How to Modify Your House Plans: A General Look

When it comes to house plans, be them stock or custom plans, sometimes modifications are warranted. This could be because of the lot type or climate of your location barring or restricting certain aspects of your new home build. Maybe your stock floor plan doesn’t address certain needs or wants […]

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Advantages of Choosing Stock House Plans

When it comes to new home buyers, a question must be answered before it can be known whether a custom or stock house plan should be used: Do you have a clear vision for your new home, or are you open to see what’s available? This article will discuss the […]

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Southwestern House Plans

When someone thinks of a Southwestern house plans, there are so many ideas that come to mind. Southern home designs are are often associated; however, the quintessential home that is of a southwestern design features a lot of influences from the Spanish colonizers and natives who first began constructing homes […]

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Tudor Style House Plans

Tudor style house plans originate from a predictable source: late medieval English homes. The clue is in the name! When we think about Tudor house plans, we are talking about homes that were part of a revival of the Tudor architectural style in the United States. There are also some […]

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European House Plans

Ever looked at a home and thought that it had obvious European influences. Yet, it was hard to pinpoint where the influence came from? These homes are what we would call European house plans. The homes get their inspiration from the types of houses that are seen in different European […]

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Spanish House Plans

The most frequent characteristics seen in Spanish house plans are stucco walls. In addition, there’s the gorgeous red clay tile roofs that have a low pitch, sweeping archways, and incredible courtyards. Property owners who have a decent-sized property where they want to build a house, and are searching for something […]

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Cottage Home Plans

Cottage home plans are very similar to the first word – cottage. These are informal house plans that will have a woodsy cottage-like charm unlike home plans of a classical nature. The great thing about cottage home plans is there are so many things that a property owner can change […]

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Southern House Plans

When people look at those massive houses that are common-place in many southern states in the United States, it is the southern house plans that are being admired. These historic house plans result in homes that are built of either brick or wood, typical of Greek and Colonial house plans. […]

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Farm Home Plans

Whether someone lives in an area dominated by farms, or in a suburb, a farmhouse style for a home is a terrific idea. Farm home plans are some of the most gorgeous plans around. Not only are they incredibly spacious, but they take us back to a time that we […]

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Cape Cod House Plans and Homes

We can trace the history of Cape Cod homes back into the 18th and 19th century. The first Cape Cod homes were seen anywhere from 1700 to 1850. The idea behind these homes first originated in England, but it was adopted in the New World thanks to all the timber […]

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Neoclassical House Plans

Stock house plans provide exceptional benefit and value for millions of homeowners all over the world. Stock plans are not limited in their customizability, nor are they “cookie-cutter”. Stock home plan designs are true works of architectural art, breathing life into a dream. Generally speaking, they provide a faster route […]

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Why You Should Choose a Stock Cabin House Plan

Just imagine, pulling up into the driveway of a brand-new cabin style house, and what do you see? Your dream home! Cabin house plans incorporate everything from rustic log designs, contemporary cottages, and mountain style homes. Cabin homes are very flexible when it comes to the finished product. However, each […]

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French Country House Plans: A Taste of the French Countryside

When it comes to choosing the stock house plans that will serve your interests best, only one captures the beauty and ambience of the French countryside itself. French country house plans embody a rustic feel that will whisk you away to another time, while still providing all the modern amenities […]

Mountain House Plans Designs: Bringing the Outdoors Home

The popularity of purchasing ready-made house plans for new home construction bring the emergence of mountain house plans designs. A mountain home design break the mold of what is considered “normal”. In this regard, homeowners are looking to build a new custom home in the neighborhoods they have chosen to […]

Prairie-Style Stock House Plans

Prairie-Style Stock House Plans

As the purchase of stock house plans grows, a great number of families and real estate developers are looking at prairie-style stock house plans. While there are numerous styles to choose from, prairie-style homes are very unique. They are the perfect home design to take full advantage of flat lands […]

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Designing Your Beautiful Georgia Farmhouse

Moving away from the big city to start a family is one of the best experiences you will have in life. While living in a bustling city is a terrific experience when you are young, eventually you will want to have enough space where you can build your beautiful Georgia […]

What Makes a New Home More Efficient

What Makes a New Home More Efficient?

When it comes to buying a home, one thing many people do not take into consideration, is the age of the home. Another thing not considered is what makes a new home more efficient. Yes, a 100-year-old freshly renovated home can be beautiful and aesthetically pleasing. But is it a […]

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Does Size Really Matter? Choosing the right home size

When it comes to designing your perfect home or building that first house, does size really matter? Choosing the right home size can vary. It really depends on who you ask, but generally speaking, everyone has their preference. In the age of tiny homes, does size really matter to everyone […]

Home Design Plans That Never Go Out of Style

Home Design Plans That Will Never Go Out of Style

There are trends in home planning and design that go in and out of style just like clothing fashions. Many people avidly keep up with these trends. This is especially true for those who entertain a lot or just enjoy home remodeling periodically. On the other hand, there are people […]

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3 Reasons to Choose Stock Home Plans and Designs

Many homeowners tend to veer towards custom home plans and designs. It is quite understandable why you may wish to work on a custom home plan. The custom route can lead to some exciting options that are not otherwise present in stock designs. However, there are also plenty of reasons […]

Italianate Home Design - The Edgewood in Natchez, MS

Italianate Home Designs – Origin and Characteristics

We first got a glimpse of the Italianate house plan style in the United States during the 1830s. Surprisingly, the trend managed to last until the end of the century. Moreover, many of these homes have remained popular for buyers and new home builders. Most Italianate home plans are between […]

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The Art That Is the Craftsman Bungalow Style Home

The Craftsman Bungalow Style home is something that has been around from the early 1900s. However, this architectural style is still remarkably popular around the United States. The Bungalow style is a Craftsman-style home that is either a one or one-and-a-half story design. It has a distinctive low-pitched roof with […]

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The History and Features of a Craftsman Style Home

If you came across pictures or videos of a craftsman style home plan and you instantly fell in love, or you toured a property with such style, you may be wondering if you could build your next home in the craftsman style. The only problem with this goal is that […]

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Sears Modern Homes Catalog: An American Classic

What is a Sears Modern Home? This is a fascinating episode in US home planning history. From 1908 to 1940, people could actually order homes from stock home plans and designs out of the iconic and popular Sears Roebuck Catalog. During that time, Sears, Roebuck and Co. sold between 70,000 […]