Rendering-to-Reality

Follow the construction on some of Don Gardner’s most popular homes in our Rendering-to-Reality series.  Watch as they transform from a barren lot to a beautiful home. Make sure you check back regularly so you do not miss our newest transformations from Rendering to Reality!


St. Jude 2021 Dream Home Giveaway

The Ivy Creek House Plan 921 is being built by Custom Structures, Inc. as the St. Jude Children’s Hospital 2021 Dream Home Giveaway in Lynchburg, VA! 

Visit St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway for more information. Tickets will be available for purchase Summer 2021 and the drawing will be in August 2021. 

Front rendering of The Ivy Creek house plan 921.

Unique dormers, vented gables, and a trio of front arches and columns on this two story house plan captivate onlookers. Inside, columns define the dining room, while the great room features a vaulted ceiling, fireplace with built-ins, and French doors that lead outside. The master bedroom features a bath with his and her walk-ins, twin vanities, and a framed garden tub in this house plan.

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The Birchwood Plan 1239 | Gainesville, GA

The Birchwood Plan 1239 is being built in Gainesville, GA!

RPC Properties Inc. is currently building The Birchwood plan 1239. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update: Completed photos!

Front rendering of The Birchwood plan 1239.

This Arts & Crafts styled sprawling ranch house plan has so much to offer in a home design for today’s homeowner. A three car garage floor plan with extra storage adds space for a third automobile, workshop, or golf cart. Inside, each bedroom of this home design features elegant ceiling treatments, a walk-in closet and an adjacent full bathroom. The large, gourmet kitchen of this house plan includes a walk-in pantry and a large central island. The spacious dining room offers large windows and a buffet nook for furniture. Custom-style details abound in this luxurious home plan with built-ins in the great room and breakfast areas. The master bathroom is a spa-like retreat with dual vanities, a large walk-in shower, built-ins and a vaulted ceiling. The screened porch offers the best in year-round outdoor living with a fireplace.

Sloan Plan 1528 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Sloan Plan 1528 is being built in the upstate of South Carolina!

Lee Bright of DLB Construction is currently building The Sloan plan 1528. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update – Completed Photos!

Front rendering of The Sloan plan 1528.

The Sloan is overflowing with modern farmhouse curb-appeal, from the decorative wooden brackets adorning the gables to the metal accent roof. The floor plan is equally impressive with a gourmet island kitchen, spacious dining room and ample outdoor living. Just inside the garage entry, a pantry is available for easy grocery drop-off and the utility room accesses a side porch and features a laundry sink. The master bedroom is a luxury retreat and two additional bedrooms complete the first floor. Upstairs, a bonus room with full bathroom functions as a guest suite or media room.

Thurman Plan 1515 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Thurman Plan 1515 is being built in Oklahoma City, OK!

J Chastain Homes is currently building The Thurman plan 1515 in Oklahoma City, OK. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from framing to move-in ready!

Front rendering of The Thurman plan 1515.

Modern farmhouse style graces the facade, from the board-and-batten siding to the black frame windows, while an arched portico presents a grand entry with an eye-catching red front door. The great room, kitchen, and dining rooms create an easy flow and a rear screened porch with skylights takes living outdoors. The master suite is a private wing with a tray ceiling, outdoor access, dual walk-in closets and a spacious bathroom. A bedroom/study provides versatility and two additional bedrooms are available. The mud room entry offers convenient storage, along with a pantry, and the utility room is adjoining with a laundry sink and built-in cabinets. A bonus room above the garage meets the homeowners needs for storage or additional square footage.

Rogers Plan 1383 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Rogers Plan 1383 is being built in Pelzer, SC!

This house plan was designed by a member of our architecture team for their own personal home. When it came time to give it a name, it only seemed fitting to name the plan for their family – The Rogers!

Philip Enslin with Enslin Builders is building The Rogers Plan 1383 in Pelzer, SC. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update: Completed Photos!

The Rogers is a small modern farmhouse designed for family living. A vaulted ceiling visually expands the great room, and the dining room is spacious and open for gatherings. The drop zone has a built-in seat and enjoys a sun tunnel, and a powder room is available for guests. The kitchen features an island and barn doors open to a pantry and utility room. Just steps away, a door leads to the rear porch and patio. Two bedrooms, each with a walk-in closet, share a bathroom with a dual sink vanity. The master suite is to the opposite side of the floor plan and enjoys two skylights, a massive walk-in closet, and a luxurious bathroom with a freestanding bathtub, walk-in shower, and a dual sink vanity. Find storage space in the garage and a bonus room above.

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