FreeGreen's entire library of energy-efficient plans is now part of the Houseplans.com inventory.
Key features of older homes that could add character and comfort to the new home you're building.
Green design and development experts share what you need to know before breaking ground.
Interest in adapting the shipping container esthetic for home design is a growing trend.
Craftsman Style design named Home of the Year in the Best in American Living Awards sponsored by the National Association of Home Builders.
Describing the modern house by architect Vladimir Ossipoff that was put on the cover of House Beautiful magazine in 1958 -- worth studying today for its many timeless design ideas.
Ideas for creating a cozy outdoor lounging space or sleeping porch in your backyard.
Custom home design full of practical lessons replicable in any new home or remodel.
Tucked into upper levels, these inspiring outdoor spaces provide more privacy and relaxation above the fray.
Katherine visits Le Corbusier's famous "machine for living" -- the Villa Savoye near Paris.
This compact infill home is at the forefront of progressive urban development and won best house in Fine Homebuilding's award program.
Houseplans.com architect Nicholas Lee explains his latest ranch house, Plan 888-8, one of many designed for the Sonoma, California region.
Take-away ideas from Sunset's 2013 Idea Houses at Seabrook, Wasington, designed by architect Peter Brachvogel.
Some high-end homeowners are shaving square footage off of their new homes. But nobody will accuse them of skimping on amenities.