Floor Plans

Best House Plans for a Sloping Lot

Make your sloping lot work for you with a plan that maximizes the space. Explore house plans with lower-level garages, recreation rooms, and patios galore.

Stylish House Plans for Small Lots

Bold styles stand out, especially on a crowded city block. Make the most of your small lot with these cool house plans.

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.

Flexible Layouts and How to Identify Them

Chances are you won't always need the same number of bedrooms. Children grow and leave (and sometimes come back), working from home may become a possibility, or maybe you just need more room for stuff. These layouts are ready for whatever life brings.

Modern Family Homes Under 2,900 Square Feet

These contemporary house plans offer families elbow room and cool amenities.

Modern Style on a Budget: 10 Tiny, Cool House Plans

You don't have to have a big budget to create a head-turning home. These little designs deliver big style.

Space for Extended Family: Why You Should Consider a Duplex

Households these days often include grandparents, grown children, and other extended family members. Here's why a duplex makes a great choice for big families.

Luxury Home Plans for Today's Families

What does luxury mean today? Explore memorable home plans with gorgeous kitchens, open layouts, and tons of practical amenities.

The Beauty and Simplicity of Modern Home Designs

Love the sleek look of a modern home? You're not alone. Learn about this popular style.

Summer Camp at Home

Ways to bring home a summer camp vibe.

The Age-Appropriate Home

Ideas from homes designed for "active adults" that are worth considering for the new house you are planning to build.