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Top 10 House Plan Trends For 2016

A new year is here, and with it comes a new list of house plan trends to consider.

Donald A. Gardner Architects has identified 10 house plan trends that the best floor plans in 2016 will likely embrace. Smart builders and savvy homeowners will start looking for designs that incorporate these trends and at Donald A. Gardner Architects, we are ensuring we have plenty of home plans to fit these trends.

Design Trend: Farmhouse Chic

Farmhouse design makes its way indoors!

Reclaimed wood, aged metals, and distressed details are showing up everywhere in interior design. Farmhouse Chic decor has a soft elegance with a rustic edge – perfect for dressing up a small cottage or a Craftsman Bungalow.

Sliding barn doors are a great way to save space, and typically work anywhere you might use a pocket door. You can find a brand new, ready-to-install barn door, or get crafty and salvage one. A salvaged door can be refinished or simply cleaned up for a distressed look, and mounted with new hardware, like wall-mount kits from Johnson Hardware.

Farmhouse Chic Barn Door: The Lariston Plan #815

Master Bath of The Lariston Plan #815