How planning for the sharing economy can give your new home flexibility as needs change.
The trellised outdoor space often identified with sun-splashed Italian villas and Craftsman bungalows is making a comeback.
The latest plan by Nicholas Lee is organized around what he calls an "Inside-Out Room," with roots in Mid-Century Modern home design.
From BBQ porches to Jack-and-Jill bathrooms, here are the top selling plan features.
A new one story farmhouse design by architect Nicholas Lee shows connections to ranch house history while bringing this classic home style up to date for modern living.
Live small with style! These appealing little houses by The Homestead Partners show how.
Meet the winning plan in the People's Choice category, voted on by social media.
Meet the winners in the Kitchen, Bath, & Outdoor Living categories of the 2015 Houseplans.com Design Awards Program -- the HOWIEs.
Six winning designs in the 2015 HOWIEs: Small, Medium, and Large Traditional style; and Small, Medium, and Large Modern style.
Ideas for getaway cabins -- they could also be in-law or granny units -- from architect Cathy Schwabe.
The Wall Street Journal reports on the growing popularity of "Contemporary Craftsman" style -- which we can corroborate.
Michelle Goodman and her family replaced their Hurricane Sandy-destroyed home with a bungalow by Brooks Ballard.
How to understand the language of home floor plans -- so that the finished home accurately reflects your dreams.
FreeGreen's entire library of energy-efficient plans is now part of the Houseplans.com inventory.
4 bedroom 3 bath modern design offers easy indoor-outdoor living and maximum flexibility.
The top 10 plans during April and May 2014 sold multiple times and are presented here. Most are one story, 3 bedroom 2.5 bath with 2-car garage.
Take-away ideas from Sunset's 2013 Idea Houses at Seabrook, Wasington, designed by architect Peter Brachvogel.