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Ranch Style Homes: The Ranch House Plan Makes a Big Comeback
“Simplicity is beauty” truly captures the essence of today’s ranch house plan.   Once criticized as having no style, the rambling one-story structures, with their open floor plans, large windows, and sliding glass doors to a rear patio are basking in a revival these days. Typically built close-to-the-ground with a low-pitched roof, minimal exterior and interior decoration, the “ranch” really caught the imagination of America’s middle class in the late 1940s through the 1960s before falling out of favor in the early 70s as buyers and homebuilders turned to “McMansions.” But with a few modern twists to the traditional ranch house design, today’s ranch homes are attracting both Read more
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