Architecture & Design

Modern Style

Less is more with these super-sleek, super-chic designs. Explore our favorite small, medium, and large house plans with modern curb appeal.

Pet Spaces

Pets are members of the family too! These floor plans make room for them with special storage spaces that can handle leashes, pet food, and more.

Tricks of the Trade

Experienced designers know when to cut corners. That is, they can trim square footage from places you won't notice. Or make an office pull double duty. It's all about making the most with what you've got to stretch your budget and enhance livability.

Outdoor Living on a Budget

Get the outdoor living space of your dreams without breaking the bank.

Tiny Homes

Tiny homes aren't just for television shows. There are many reasons why you an itsy-bitsy house plan may be just what you need.

Modern Farmhouse

Modern farmhouses have soared in popularity lately. These details give the distinct style its fresh appeal.

Square Footage

Tiny homes and mansions are fun to look at, but the most popular size range is actually quite sensible.

Mudroom House Plans

Here's why you need a mudroom in your new home.

Colonial Style

Love a classic New England look? Check out these Cape Cod style home plans.

Ranch Homes

For long-term livability, you can't beat open concept ranch floor plans.

Bold Style for Narrow Lots

Dealing with a tight lot? You can still show off with a sleek house design.


Not sure how to distinguish between a Craftsman and a Colonial Revival home? Here's your cheat sheet.

Modern Style

Love the sleek look of a modern home? You're not alone. Learn about this popular style.

Outdoor Living Ideas

Ways to bring home a summer camp vibe.

Lessons from Old Homes

Key features of older homes that could add character and comfort to the new home you're building.

Courtyard Houses

Courtyards as a residential feature go way back to the Roman atrium and beyond, and today they help a house breathe while providing private outdoor space.