Courtney finds design ideas on her visit to this famous contemporary art mecca on the Texas prairie.
Use the barn idea as a springboard for the design of your new house -- the straightforward, economical organization of interior space and the simple gable roof shapes allow for flexibility and adaptability.
Austin building designer Janet Hobbs explains how she works and what influences her house plans.
A home awards program is a good place to look for current trends and the latest design ideas.
Ordering a Cost To Build Report (CTB) on a house plan is a good way to start assessing a project's affordability. Key features will have a major impact on the bottom line.
David asks Ron Sakal and Sallie Hood of The Homestead Partners about their outdoor-oriented home designs.
Bunkrooms aren't just for dormitories at college or camp -- they're an efficient way to pack more beds into smaller spaces.
Lydia explains the differences between several eco-savvy prefab building systems.
Boyce finds design inspiration in Frank Lloyd Wright's Frederick C. Robie house in Chicago of 1906, considered one of the last great examples of his Prairie style.
Boomers and Millennials both want multifunctional spaces for more efficient living, according to presentations at the 2017 International Home Builder Show -- and they both like their wine!