house plans

Waylon Plan 1414-D | Rendering-to-Reality

The Waylon Plan 1414-D is being built near Kuttawa, KY!

Ken Mason Construction is currently building The Waylon plan 1414-D on Barkley Lake near Kuttawa, Kentucky. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Front rendering of The Waylon plan 1414-D.

Multiple gables adorn this hillside walkout house plan and cedar shakes and timber details serve as rustic accents. An island kitchen is open to the great room and shares a cathedral ceiling with the dining room. A walk-in pantry is nearby and an oversized utility room is multi-functional. The master suite and study complete the first floor while two bedrooms, a full bath, and rec room are downstairs.

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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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Markham Plan 1299 | Rendering-to-Reality

The Markham Plan 1299 is being built in Byesville, OH!

The homeowners are currently building The Markham plan 1299. Follow the progress in this Rendering-to-Reality story, from foundation to move-in ready!

Front rendering of The Markham Plan 1299.

Multiple gables and arches create an attractive exterior for this family-friendly one-story house plan. The Markham makes efficient use of space with garage storage, a full pantry, and a spacious utility room just off the three-car garage. Each bedroom in this house plan has a walk-in closet and decorative ceiling treatments, and the master bedroom includes a sitting area and access to the back porch. The house plan has a screen porch off the dining room which features an inviting fireplace for year-round enjoyment.

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!

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.

Building a Small Farmhouse | Pros & Cons

Guest Blog Post

The Pros and Cons of Building a Small Farmhouse

Have you ever thought about building a house of your own? If your answer is yes, you might consider getting away from gridlocked and polluted cities to build a small and cozy farmhouse in the country. It might sound difficult and inconvenient, but it does not have to be that way. You just have to plan everything out very carefully.

If you do not know whether it is something worth trying, this article should help you make up your mind. Here, you will find a list of the pros and cons of building a small farmhouse.

Building a small farmhouse like The Gemma house plan 1587.