Creating desirable outdoor living spaces is more important to homeowners than ever before. Outdoor living features have become highly sought after when planning a new home design. With the Monarch Manor 5040 design, Belgard® and Echelon™ Masonry bring you a wide range of exterior products to create the ideal outdoor living experience, with aesthetic touches that range from classic brick to veneers and hardscapes that offer the look and feel of natural stone. From the exterior facade and driveway to the luxury outdoor kitchen and living room, see what is possible and find inspiration for your dream home!
Building a custom home plan is a dream come true for many families, and you’ll likely spend a lot of time trying to decide which features you need and want for the people who will reside in your new house. If your family includes a fuzzy kitten or a playful pup, you might want to consider some of the pet-friendly home plan features below that will help your favorite animal feel at ease in its new space.
For a greener yard, start with Redwood for your Outdoor Spaces
By Jessica Hewitt, Humboldt Redwood Company
Today’s homeowners devote as much attention to the design plans for their outdoor spaces as they do to creating the interior spaces that make their homes a true reflection of their lives. Much more than a desire for greater curb appeal, a well-designed outdoor space is an investment that provides immediate enjoyment in addition to boosting the home’s overall resale value.
Ideas for your Home Design – Take your outdoor living spaces from summer to fall!
By: Echo Jones
Just because cooler weather is on it’s way, doesn’t mean your outdoor living spaces need to go unused .
Now is the time to start thinking about how you want to transition your summer decor into the fall season. And how you’ll stay warm on your porch or patio when fall arrives. From pumpkins to warm blankets, here are some tips to help you enjoy your porch or patio into fall and well past Halloween.
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.
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.