House Plans


Home products round-up for The Cedar Court home plan 5004!

We recently received new photography of The Cedar Court built by Bobby Cannon Homes. The builder and homeowner were kind enough to provide us a list of specific exterior and interior home products  they selected for this dream home plan located on Lake Martin in Alabama.

If you’ve ever wondered about the counter-tops or paint colors you see in our home plan photography, you are not alone! Questions about specific products seen in photos on our website or social media sites are some of our most frequently asked questions. We are excited to share some of the home products used in this gorgeous lake house!

Home products round-up for The Cedar Court home plan 5004!


Take a home photography tour of The Harrison 1375!

The Harrison 1375 is a five-bedroom version of our top-selling plan, The Birchwood 1239.

Home photography of The Harrison 1375.

A thoughtful arrangement of public and private spaces results in this family-friendly design with a total of five bedrooms, including the bedroom/study. Special ceiling details and built-in niches display custom style in this Craftsman ranch, which features a large kitchen with prep island and pantry, a three car garage with plenty of storage, and an oversized utility room. The master suite includes huge walk-in closets and a windowed sitting room.

Xeriscaping and New Houseplans

By: Danielle Hegedus and The Plan Man

New Houseplans and the Benefits of Xeriscaping

Rear exterior of houseplans #1190 - The Andalusia

Rear exterior of Home Plan #1190 – The Andalusia

As many homeowners seek to reduce their environmental impact when purchasing new houseplans through energy efficient appliances, solar panels, and utilizing eco-friendly building materials like bamboo, sustainable landscaping is also gaining popularity. Xeriscaping is a type of landscaping and gardening that reduces or eliminates the need for supplemental water from irrigation. Pronounced “zeer-i-scape,” it’s a combination of two Greek words: “xeros” (dry) and “scape” (view). At Modernize , they love the benefits of xeriscaping and how you can incorporate elements of this ecologically sustainable landscaping into the outdoor space of houseplans.

Important Features & Amenities For Your Small Dream Home

What Features And Amenities To Include When Building Your Small Dream Home

What Features And Amenities To Include When Building Your Small Dream Home

The Runnymeade 1164 – Square foogate: 1583

When it comes to building your dream home, bigger is not always better. For a number of reasons, many families are choosing a small dream home over large estates when building their own homes. From budget reasons to the desire to live minimally and invest money elsewhere, designing a small home is becoming increasingly popular. Here are some features that are essential when looking for small house design ideas.