Architecture & Design

Twice as Nice: Duplex Floor Plans

Explore these cool duplex floor plans and their perks.

Open Concept Ranch Floor Plans

Explore open concept ranch floor plans that are spacious and cool.

The Right Fit: House Plans for Narrow Lots

Narrow house plans maximize your lot, whether you're squeezing into an expensive city infill lot or building in a luxe waterfront location.

Ooh La La! Discover French Country House Plans

French country house plans and English cottage house plans offer storybook charm. Here are some of our favorite examples of the styles.

8 Minimalist Modern Homes

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

Pet-Friendly Floor Plans

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.

10 Tricks of the Design 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.

Modern Living: How to Build your Outdoor Space on a Budget

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

Tiny Homes: Why Small Footprints Can Make a Big Impact

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.

The Modern Farmhouse Explained: Classic Details with a Contemporary Touch

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

The Size Sweet Spot: 2,000-2,500 Square Feet

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

Cool House Plans with Mudrooms

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