It's fun watching design shows on television, but real families often find their needs differ a bit when it comes time to build a home. Here's how two builders had to tweak show homes for everyday buyers.
A home awards program is a good place to look for current trends and the latest design ideas.
An architect and his daughter worked together to build a forest retreat.
Describing the functionality and romance of porches that run around at least two sides of a house.
Michelle Goodman and her family replaced their Hurricane Sandy-destroyed home with a bungalow by Brooks Ballard.
An Oklahoma couple is building our Farmhouse Plan 888-1 by Nicholas Lee.
A fascinating blog about the building of our Eichler-inspired Plan 438-1 in Knoxville, TN
A compelling new documentary about a young couple who built a 133 sq. ft. house from scratch in Colorado.
The story of building their house from Plan 479-4 designed by Peter Brachvogel & Stella Carosso.