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Advanced House Plan Search
You may already have an idea of your ideal square footage and number of beds and baths, but what about some of the finer details? Our Advanced House Plan Search lets you select foundation type, garage entry location, master bedroom location, exterior style, overall home dimensions, and dimensions for the great room and master bedroom!
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If you’ve found a plan that’s almost perfect, but want to make sure you haven’t overlooked anything, you can search for similar plans right from the plan page! Look for the “Similar Floor Plans” and “Similar Front Exteriors” links near the top right corner of any house plan page to view more plans you’ll love.
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Best of Houzz 2014 – Design

Don Gardner Architects has been voted “Best of Houzz” for the second year in a row in the Design category!

 

Best of Houzz 2014 - DesignHouzz is a fantastic resource for home planning and design, providing the inspiration and information you need to plan your new home from start to finish. We are constantly updating our Houzz profile with the latest home plan photography and answers to your questions – make sure to follow us!

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If you’re planning on (or even just dreaming of) building your own home, setting up your own Houzz account is a great way to keep all your ideas in one place. Follow us to see what’s new, and save the photos that inspire you to your Idea Boards. Ask a question and our excellent Customer Sales & Support Representatives will answer within 1-2 business days. Have you already built a Don Gardner home? Please take a moment to leave a review!

Check out some of our most popular Projects on Houzz:
Craftsman Home Plans
One-Story Ranch Style Home Plans
Great Room Photography
Kitchen Photography

About Us: Known as one of the nation’s leading residential house plan designers, we offer award-winning pre-designed home plans. Committed to excellence — from the attention to detail we provide in our house plans to the world-class service we provide to our customers — we strive to exceed your expectations in everything we do! Each of our house plans is a unique interpretation of the American family home and includes an open floor plan, custom-styled features, and abundant amenities in a broad range of house plan styles and sizes.

Ranch Home Plan #1328 – Goes Live – NOW AVAILABLE

Ranch Home Plan #1328 – The Bosworth

Ranch Home Plan: The Bosworth #1328

Front exterior

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Craftsman exterior with plenty of curb appeal.
  • A double pantry and large utility room

 

This Ranch home plan with gables and metal accent roofs creates a welcoming, Craftsman exterior with plenty of curb appeal. Cathedral ceilings add volume to the great room and dining room, with a spacious island kitchen between them. A double pantry and large utility room provide plenty of storage space, and the garage has a convenient personnel door to the outside. Walk-in closets in each bedroom, as well as coat and linen closets, keep things in their place.

See full plan details here!

 

Elegant Single Dining & Living Space Home

Plan #1313 – The St. Regis

Single Dining Space Plan: The St. Regis #1313

Front rendering

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Brick ranch plan with porches and patio
  • Cottage styling with European influence features massive great room with fireplace and cathedral ceiling
  • 324 sq. ft. bonus room ready for expansion ideas

If you’re looking for an elegant single living space home, you can’t do much better than this classy European brick ranch. The St. Regis, with its 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and 2,344 sq. ft. of living space, impresses inside and out. Its hipped roof with metal accents and box bay windows create exceptional curb appeal for this cottage home, and the single dining layout is perfect for family dinners and entertaining. You’ll also find plenty of storage in this home with its pantry, multiple closets and utility room.

Single Dining Space Plan: St. Regis #1313

Rear rendering

The huge great room welcomes you with its fireplace and cathedral ceiling, and connects to the vaulted dining area that measures 12’ 5” x 19’ 4”. French doors open to the screened porch, and plenty of windows bring in the sunlight.

A study and bonus room add flexibility to the design, while personnel doors in the garage and utility rooms add convenient outdoor access for yard work and other tasks. The kitchen looks out to the single dining and living space over a seating bar, with plenty of counter space and a large window over the sink creating a pleasant workspace.

Before you go to bed you might wish to spend a few minutes on the relaxing screen porch with cathedral ceiling and skylights. Retire to the inviting master suite with dual walk-in closets and elegant master bath.

We’d love to hear from you! Try our You Asked…We Answered! feature here on the blog and ask us about Craftsman homes, single living space plans and more. We’re glad to answer any of your questions.

See more house plans like this on the Don Gardner website.

Enjoy Front and Rear Porches in this Two Story Home

Plan #916 The Hickory Ridge

Front exterior of the Hickory Ridge Plan #916 with country porches

Front Exterior

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Country farmhouse features large front and rear porches
  • Lots of storage with two pantries, utility room and linen closet, plus walk-in closets in the bedrooms
  • 281 sq. ft. bonus room for expansion
Rear exterior of the Hickory Ridge Plan #916 with country porches

Rear Exterior

The minute you see this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath country home you’ll be impressed. Notice the inviting front porch as you enter The Hickory Ridge. Inside, you’ll find a living room/study off the foyer. You’ll then see the immense great room with columns, two story ceiling and fireplace.

The kitchen, breakfast room and separate pantry areas flow together to create a warm and inviting space to entertain and prepare meals. The kitchen has an open view of the great room and country porch beyond. The utility room is conveniently located nearby and includes counters, cabinets, and a handy sink. The garage includes a large storage area that is the perfect place to set up a workshop, along with an additional closet to keep clutter at bay.

On the first floor, the massive master suite (20’ x 14’) features dual walk-in closets and a luxurious master bath with decorative tray ceiling. Upstairs you’ll find three more generously-sized bedrooms, two with full baths. Bonus room access is nearby — Use your imagination — Create an upstairs rec room for the kids, or a hobby or TV room.

Love the outdoors? Come outside and relax on your front or rear covered porches.

Want to see more Don Gardner homes? Check out our YouTube channel to view more country home designs.

You can also see more house plans like this on the Don Gardner website.