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Courtyard Entry House Design: A Style that Offers Intimacy and Serenity
The courtyard style is alive and well in the 21st century. Going back as early as 2000 BC, the courtyard design seamlessly fused the outdoor space with the indoors to allow abundant light and air, while also providing a comfortable and secure home.
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Expanding its offerings to the pro builder market, we are inviting professional builders to join our Find-A-Builder program for free! Get your name in front of thousands of house building client prospects.
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Developing a Budget to Build Your House Plan
If you want as much as you can afford based on your house plan, but don't know what that figure is, start from the end and work backwards. In other words, determine what cash you can or are willing to put into your home and how much you can afford in....Read more
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New Technologies for the Conscious Home Save Energy
Google has just acquired Nest Energy Services for $3.2 billion in cash. In case you did not hear, Nest’s first product was a smart thermostat that adjusts to a person’s living patterns. Nest basically offers a set of features that link up its smart t....Read more
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Passive solar building house plans and designs feature walls, floors and windows that are made to collect, store and distribute solar energy – rejecting heat in the summer and distributing solar energy in the form of heat during colder winter months.
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The Purchasing a Building Lot for Your New Home Plan
Once you have begun the journey to build your dream home and you have gone through all the lifestyle issues as discussed in the 7/13 blog post entitled, “Building a Home: Choosing the Right House Plan for Your Lifestyle,” there are other things to th....Read more
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Country House Design: An Expression of Picturesque and Rustic Simplicity
An elegant and endearing part of the American architectural landscape, the country house style – with its fluid and beautifully simple outlines - has fascinated and attracted generations since it first appeared in the Southern states during the 18th ....Read more
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