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.
This European Ranch features a three-car garage positioned at the rear of the home. The kitchen, dining area, and great room create an exceptionally open living space with coffered and vaulted ceilings adding custom-styled detail. The kitchen features a cooktop island, serving bar, walk-in pantry and e-space. Two doors in the dining room lead to the screened porch with fireplace and skylights.
Fall outdoor decorating from Better Homes and Gardens
Prepare your dream home for fall with these backyard tips.
Fall is a magical time of year. When that chill hits the air to bring relief from the heat of summer and the aesthetic of changing leaves cannot be rivaled by any other season. It conjures up images of pumpkins, hay stacks, and candy apples and you get to bring out those cozy boots and sweaters that have been packed away for months.
What You Need To Know Before Building Your Dream Home
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Are you considering tackling the job of building your own dream home? In many ways, this is the only way to get exactly what you want and need out of a home; and when the process is over, you will end up with a new space that perfectly matches your dream. Yet if you’ve never worked through the home-building process before, you may feel a little overwhelmed. Here are some tips on what to expect and how you can be an active participant in the exciting process of building your dream home.