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Boomer Living: Ideas from the "Next Adventure Home"

Hanley Wood's latest idea house near Orlando, Florida, takes into account recent research about how boomers want to live as they reach retirement age. Click to read this article...

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Basements 2.0

Boyce explains that a basement can be so much more than a man cave. Click to read this article...

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The Most Famous Modern Hawaiian House

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. Click to read this article...

Category: Architecture & Design

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Bargain Home Products at Habitat for Humanity's Restores

David visits Habitat for Humanity's ReStore to see what home products are currently available and discovers some bargains. Click to read this article...

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Achieving Your Dream House

Joyanna interviews Laura Fowls in the house she built with her husband based on a design from Houseplans.com. Click to read this article...

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Stock Plans Then & Now

A short history of stock house plans, from the Renaissance to today. Click to read this article...

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2016 Gingerbread House

Meet a tower to devour! It's our latest confection, based on Studio Tower Plan 479-6 by Brachvogel & Carosso. Click to read this article...

Category: Just for Fun

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Staff Picks: Our Favorite House Plans

We asked our Hanley Wood/Houseplans.com colleagues to show us their favorite house plans and tell what features were most alluring. Here are their picks, in their own words. Click to read this article...

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What Makes a Good Plan?

Comfort and functionality are only part of what makes a good house plan. Here are other elements to consider. Click to read this article...

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Party Season Homes

Boyce explains how a house can adapt for holiday entertaining. Click to read this article...

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