Author: Echo Jones

Choosing Between A Formal Dining Room & Single Dining Area

Formal Dining Room Vs.  Single Dining Area: Which Is Right For You?

Dining room of The Travis 1350

The Travis 1350

Most people today, when they think of a modern home, think of an open floor plan, the popular home design where the kitchen opens through full or partial walls to the dining and living areas. Open layouts allow both eating and cooking to take place in the same space. They are conducive to conversation during meal prep, multiple cooks in the kitchen and, often, a more casual feel in the home.

Kitchen Design Trends 2016 | Backsplash & Cabinet Designs

Kitchen Design Trends

When you’re building a new home and considering interior layout designs, one of the biggest areas you’ll have to make decisions about is the kitchen. Whether you’re looking at kitchen backsplash designs, kitchen cabinet trends, various layouts, special features or something else, how can you tell which kitchen design trends have staying power? What exactly are the big kitchen design trends in 2016, and which ones should you be incorporating into your new home?

Kitchen Design Ideas - The Monarch Manor 5040

The Monarch Manor 5040

From the hottest kitchen backsplash ideas to the latest in kitchen cabinets, here are some popular design trends to consider:

Ceiling Design Ideas | Vaulted, Cathedral & Coffered Ceilings

Ceiling Design Ideas — It’s Time To Get Creative!

When you’re building a home from the ground up, there are a number of important decisions to make. Everything from the type of appliances to the flooring and wall color requires a decision. One area that is easy to overlook is ceiling design, but home ceiling designs can have a large impact on how the home looks and feels.

Ceiling Design Ideas - The Carrera 1178

The Carrera 1178

Here are some ceiling design ideas and tips to help you when considering this often forgotten part of your home’s design.

HOME PLAN 1314 – NOW AVAILABLE!

NOW AVAILABLE!

The Eleanor – Home Plan 1314

Desirable features are bountiful in this small footprint home plan. A cozy front porch opens to a foyer with an art niche and coat closet. The great room flows seamlessly into the dining room and they share a cathedral ceiling. An adjacent screened porch offers protection from the elements and an open porch features skylights for an abundance of natural light. A pantry is located within the kitchen and the nearby mud and utility rooms offer a private entry. A luxurious master suite features dual closets and vanities and two additional bedrooms share a bath and large storage closet in this home plan.

Home Plan 1314 - Front Elevation

1800 sq ft, 3 Beds, 2 Baths

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HOME PLAN 1259 – NOW AVAILABLE!

NOW AVAILABLE!

The Orwell – Home Plan 1259

The Orwell is lovingly designed with special features throughout. Arches and columns create a welcoming exterior presence. The interior is classic, with a formal dining room, butler’s pantry and a breakfast nook. A powder room is conveniently located for guests and a large utility room will accommodate every need. A pocket office is a hidden gem with a sun tunnel bringing in natural light.

Now Available - The Orwell Home Plan #1259.

2219 sq ft, 3 beds, 2.5 baths

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