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!


Crowne Canyon Plan 732-D | Rendering-to-Reality

The Crowne Canyon Plan 732-D is being built in The Cliffs at Keowee Vineyards in South Carolina!

Fairview Custom Homes is currently building The Crowne Canyon plan 732-D. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update: Completed Interiors!

Front rendering of The Crowne Canyon Plan 732-D.

A stunning center dormer with arched window and decorative wood brackets cap the entry to this extraordinary hillside estate home plan. Exposed wood beams enhance the magnificent cathedral ceilings of the foyer, great room, dining room, master bedroom and screened porch, while ten-foot ceilings top the remainder of the first floor. The great room takes in scenic rear views through a wall of windows shared by the media/rec room. Fireplaces add warmth and ambience to the great room, media/rec room, screened porch and the master suite’s study/sitting. The kitchen is complete with its center island cook-top, pantry and ample room for two or more cooks. A three-and-a-half-car garage allows space for storage or a golf cart.

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Atticus Plan 1429 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Atticus Plan 1429 is being built in Bogart, Georgia!

Chris Higginbotham of Higginbotham Development is currently building The Atticus plan 1429. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Front rendering of The Atticus plan 1429.

This sprawling Craftsman exterior is unified by arches over the windows, garage doors, and the front porch entry. With a spacious gourmet kitchen with island, flexible dining space, and generous great room, The Atticus is designed for entertaining and togetherness. Rear porches and a patio facilitate outdoor living when the weather is nice and allows continued use in cooler months with an outdoor fireplace. The thoughtful master suite comfortably accommodates two, with dual sinks and a divided closet.

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Thomasina Plan 1497 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Thomasina Plan 1497 is being built in Taylors, SC!

David Styles Builders is currently building The Thomasina plan 1497. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update: Move-in Ready!

Front rendering of The Thomasina plan 1497.

This quintessential modern farmhouse features a white board-and-batten exterior with contrasting dark shutters and roof. A welcoming front porch leads to an open floor plan. The great room gains vertical space from a vaulted ceiling and opens to a spacious rear porch topped with skylights. The kitchen enjoys an adjacent breakfast nook and a dining room is just around the corner for larger family gatherings. The master suite offers every amenity with a cathedral ceiling, luxury bathroom and a walk-in closet. Two additional bedrooms share a bathroom and a bonus room is available for extra square footage.

Ridley Plan 1466 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Ridley Plan 1466 is being built in Sheridan, Wyoming!

In Yarak Construction, Inc. is currently building The Ridley plan 1466. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update: Move-in Ready!

Front rendering of The Ridley plan 1466.

This sprawling contemporary house plan is wrapped in stone with board-and-batten accents and the efficient roof is topped with a unique clerestory dormer. Modern and open, the great room and dining room are combined and clerestory windows to the front and rear flood this space with natural light. The kitchen overlooks the living spaces and a wet bar and pantry are nearby. The garage enters the home through a hallway framed in floor-to-ceiling windows. The bedroom/study serves as an office or guest room with an en-suite bath and a walk-in closet. The master suite is private with sliding doors that open to a rear patio. Homeowners will love the adjacent utility room that can be accessed from the master closet, as well as the hallway. Two additional bedrooms share a luxury Jack-and-Jill bathroom and a half bath is convenient for guests.