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!


Chaucer Plan 1379 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Chaucer Plan 1379 is being built in Johnson City, TN!

Scott Britton Construction, LLC is currently building The Chaucer plan 1379. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

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Rendering-to-Reality of The Chaucer Plan 1379.

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.

Birchwood Plan 1239 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Birchwood Plan 1239 is being built in Poquoson, VA!

J&R Custom Builders, LLC is currently building The Birchwood plan 1239. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

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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 homeplan 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.

Braxton Plan 1343 R2R | Tennessee

The Braxton Plan 1343 is being built in Soddy-Daisy, TN!

Jon Totherow Construction, LLC is currently building The Braxton plan 1343. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Front rendering of The Braxton Plan 1343 R2R.

This two-story Craftsman home welcomes with a stunning curved staircase in the foyer, opposite a study/bedroom. The great room, kitchen, and dining room are open and surrounded by windows for rear and side views. The master suite includes a bayed sitting area, two walk-in closets, a linen closet, and a spacious bathroom. The upstairs is open to below, with two bedrooms sharing a Jack-and-Jill bathroom and an oversized bonus room.

Oliver Plan 1427 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Oliver Plan 1427 is under construction in Shelby, NC!

North Point Custom Builders is currently building The Oliver plan 1427. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story!

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Front rendering of The Oliver plan 1427.

2025 sq ft, 3 beds, 2 baths

This Craftsman house plan offers copious curb-appeal with an angled garage, decorative gables adorned with timber wood accents, a shed dormer, and a column-framed front porch. This floor plans thoughtful layout maximizes its square footage. The kitchen cooktop-island overlooks the great room and the spaces share a cathedral ceiling. A luxury screened porch enjoys a fireplace for year-round enjoyment and is topped with a cathedral ceiling and skylights. The master suite enjoys privacy at the rear of the home and opens to a relaxing porch. A mud room, over-sized utility room, and walk-in pantry provide added functionality.

Buckley Plan 1345 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Buckley Plan 1345 is being built in Roaring Springs, PA!

Steve Martin Construction is currently building The Buckley plan 1345. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Update: Completed Photos!

Front rendering of The Buckley plan 1345.

This angled Ranch house plan features decorative dormers and arches that bring interest to this home’s exterior. Inside the house plan, nearly every room is topped with a tray, cathedral or coffered ceiling. The bedroom are conveniently located around the laundry room and a mud room, pantry and pocket office are functional additions. A glorious octagonal screened porch with fireplace is a pleasing outdoor retreat.