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30th Nov, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

Detached Carport Plan 20-062

Carport 20-062

Best-selling carport plan #20-062. This traditional carport design can accomodate 2 cars and has an 8' clearance to the bottom of the beam.

 

18th Nov, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

2 Story Duplex Plan - Phillipsburg 60-030

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Philipsburg 60-030

The Philipsburg is a charming cottage inspired duplex plan. For those who value privacy the only shared wall in the Philipsburg is between the garages. Influenced by townhome design, this floor plan is spread over 2 stories. The first floor plan is filled with the living area. Living room, dining room, and kitchen seamlessly flow together. Only an eating bar provides some visual separation between the kitchen and dining room. Each unit has a 1 car garage which can be accessed off the kitchen along with a combination powder bathroom and utility room. Upstairs, two bedrooms share a full bathroom with dual vanities.

 

27th Oct, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

4 Car Garage Plan 20-066

Detached Garage w/Carport

This traditional garage plan can accomodate two cars inside and an additional two cars, parked in tandem, under the carport. The two garage doors are the same size at 12' wide and 8' tall. To the right of the garage space is a storage and shop.

 

13th Oct, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

Unique Hexagonal House Plan Blue Creek 10-564

Blue Creek 10-564

The Blue Creek is a unique lodge house plan. What makes this design special, at it's core is a hexagonal great room which captures views along three sides. This two bedroom floor plan offers the maximum amount of privacy between the sleeping areas. Each is tucked away in it's own wing off the great room. The owners' suite is the largest of the wings and offers a large walk-in closet with private bathroom. Designed for a downhill sloping lot, this hillside house plan has its 2 car garage stashed away in the basement level along with two unfinished spaces allowing for lots of storage or the flexbility to tailor these spaces at a later date.

 

 

 

13th Oct, 2010
Blog, Constructed Home Plans

Hexagonal Home Plan, Hexagonal House Plan, Pendleton 10-140, View Lot House Plan

We are very fortunate to get to follow the construction of our Pendleton home plan. Our client modified the original design to include a walk-out daylight basement for their downward sloping beautiful lake front property.

Our hexagonal home plans are designed to allow you to take in the view from every living area of the home. With 30 plans of varied sizes and styles you will find the best selection of this design style direct from Associated Designs. As with this client, we can modify the plan to suit how you live in your home and fully maximize your lot's potential.

The panoramic vista from the vaulted, hexagonal great room looks out over a wide railed deck that spans the entire rear of this contemporary home plan. Its kitchen has two peninsular counters, one with a raised eating bar. The vaulted owners' suite is well isolated from secondary bedrooms and their shared bathroom.

5th Oct, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

House Plan with Photos - Crownpoint 30-790

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Crownpoint 30-790

Smooth stucco graces the front of the prairie inspired, single level house plan, the Crownpoint. The center of the floor plan is filled with gathering spaces. Off the entry is a formal dining room which offers the flexilbity to be furnished as a home office if desired. Pass the dining room, is the kitchen and informal breakfast nook. The kitchen is well-appointed and features an eating bar plus walk-in patnry. The back of the floor plan is filled with a large great room with cozy fireplace. This 4 bedroom house plan has two suites. A comfortable guest suite or secondary master bedroom is to the right just beyond the utility room and access to the attached 2 car garage. The left side of the floor plan is fill with two secondary bedrooms and the primary master suite which offers private access to the back patio, a walk-in closet, and private bathroom with walk-in shower.

 

16th Sep, 2010
Articles, New Home Plans

Craftsman House Plan Willamette 30-788

Willamette 30-788

Northwest house plan, the Willamette, blends Craftsman and cottage details on the front facace. This 3 bedroom house plan offers an open floor plan that is filled with gathering spaces at the center. Off the entry, French doors open to a den which could easily be furnished as a home office or guest room. A formal dining room is to the left of the entry. The back of the floor plan is filled with the more causual spaces, living room with cozy fireplace, the kitchen with eating bar and walk-in pantry, and breakfast nook. The bedrooms are well separated, with the secondary bedrooms filling the left side of the home while the owners' suite is to the right on the opposite side of the great room. Owners' suite features include a large, private bathroom with twin sinks and a walk-in shower plus large walk-in closet. Above the attached 3 car, side entry garage is a bonus room which offers additional flexbility to add a recreation room, additional bedroom to make this a 4 bedroom  house plan, or storage.

Craftsman detailing graces the front facade of this Northwest-inspired cottage home plan. Four informal gathering spaces flow together at the rear, if you count the covered patio. From the kitchen, you can keep an eye on everything. The deluxe owners' suite boasts a private bathroom and a large walk-in closet with a hutch and a bench.

15th Sep, 2010
Blog, Constructed Home Plans

We are very happy to receive the following photographs from clients showing the construction of the Aspen house plan using standard 2x6 framing and a conform block basement foundation. Here is what they had to say about their building process and a few changes they've made along the way:

"We are in the process of construction of the Aspen design on our beautiful lake property. These are some pictures taken through Sept 8th. The framing should be complete early next week so windows can be ordered. We expect full enclosure with siding, shingles, windows and doors before the first snowfall. Our building contractor changed the I beam direction as shown in the interior photos. The basement is 6 foot ceiling and set for furnace, water, other utility and storage. The master suite has a slider instead of window and door. The window on the master wall is narrowed for placement of furniture. We also added an exterior door (like the Kodiak) onto the utility room for a "mud entrance". The fire stove in the great room has been changed to a see through wood burning fireplace between the great room and the master suite. We will update you with new photos when exterior has been completed.

Thank you for a wonderful design." - Mr. & Mrs. R

See photos of this home finished by clicking here.


 

8th Sep, 2010
Blog, Constructed Home Plans

Construction is Complete!                    

Hexagonal House Plan, Eddinger 30-328, View Lot Home Plan

 

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October 23, 2009

We were pleased to receive this photo of our Craftsman-style Eddinger house plan in the final stages of construction. The client used our modification services and worked with our designers to customize this home for them. "Everyone loves the design, especially the easy access to the wrap-around deck from all of the rooms". Designed to take in the view from just about every room of the home, our hexagonal style house plans are our most popular. Did you know that we have almost 30 hexagonal style plans to choose from? You'll find this design in everything from log cabin form to Southwestern Contemporary, and from 1390 square feet to just under 4000 square feet. All of our plans can be customized with our modification services. For submitting the photograph, they were entered into our January drawing for a $200 rebate on the construction drawing package. If you have any photographs of any of our designs completed or showing the course of construction, send them in!

30-328-Eddinger

Click here view photos of the basement version of the Eddinger House Plan

31st Aug, 2010
Articles, Blog

Hurrican season comes around every year. Here are some steps homeowners can take to weatherproof their homes that won’t break the bank.

 Kiplinger’s Personal Finance offers six pieces of essential hurricane-preparation advice, including: 

  • Brace your garage door to prevent more-extensive damage.Will he or won’t he? With Hurricane Earl threatening the nation’s Eastern Seaboard this Labor Day, there are steps homeowners can take to weatherproof their homes that won’t break the bank. Kiplinger’s Personal Finance offers six pieces of essential hurricane-preparation advice, including:
    • Brace your garage door to prevent more-extensive damage. “A lot of people believe that the roof is the most vulnerable part of the house,” says Ray Stone, vice-president of catastrophe operations for Travelers Insurance. “But it’s not. It’s the garage door.” Most garage doors are not reinforced, and when the wind gets into the garage, it creates a positive push at the same time that the wind swirling above the structure creates a negative pull. That push-pull combination can cause the roof to fly off. See the National Weather Service information sheet to learn about kits that you can buy at home-improvement stores to brace your garage doors.
    • Secure your windows and doors. Broken windows can let in wind and rain, and they can also increase the pressure under the roof. Storm shutters provide the best protection, but boarding up windows when a storm is on the way can help, too. Don’t bother taping your windows, though. “Putting masking tape on the windows literally does nothing,” says Stone. Make sure doors have several locking mechanisms so they don’t fly open; deadbolts are best. And it’s important to secure windows and doors at all sides of the home -- not just the one facing the body of water where hurricanes could form -- because hurricanes can swirl in any direction. See the Institute for Business & Home Safety’s DisasterSafety.org for details about how to make your windows and doors more secure.
    • Take inventory. “The last thing you want to be doing after you’ve been affected by a hurricane is to try to remember everything you had in the house,” says Stone. “Having an inventory will make the process of getting through the claim and getting back to normal so much easier.” The Insurance Information Institute’s KnowYourStuff.org is a great place to get started. Keep the inventory in a safe place away from your home.
31st Aug, 2010
Blog, Constructed Home Plans

Detached Guest Cottage Plan 30-727

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Guest Cottage 30-727

This charming cottage guest house plan makes a relaxing stay for friends and family. A large, welcoming covered front portch is an ideal place for a porch swing or cozy chairs. Step through the French doors to the vaulted great room with wood stove tucked into the corner. Towards the back of the floor plan is a kitchenette perfect for preparing a warm beverage or snack. There is also a full bathroom and on each side of the great room are ladders that access two storage spaces. 

27th Aug, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

Bungalow House Plan Blue River 30-789

Blue River 30-789

The Blue River is a charming bungalow house plan with a 2 story floor plan and a detached 2 car garage. Approaching from the street you are first welcomed by a large covered porch. Stepping inside the foyer offers plenty of room for a bench with a small coat closet just beyond the stairs. To the left the floor plan opens to the great room where living room, dining room, and kitchen flow together. In the dining room is a warm fireplace and filling the back of the room is the well-appointed kitchen. Off the dining room is a hobby room which would also be a great home office with its direct access to the carport. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms. The two secondary becrooms share a compartmentalized full bathroom while the owners suite has a private bathroom and generous walk-in closet.

11th Aug, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

2 Story House Plan Belknap 30-771

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Belknap 30-771

Craftsman accents add a nostalgic charm to this modern house plan. The 2 story floor plan allows for ample privacy between the sleeping areas. The main floor is filled with the gathering areas. Near the entry is a large den which could be furnished as a home office, study, exercise studio or whatever else suites. To the left of the entry is a formal living room. Towards the back of the floor plan is the great room with warm fireplace. Open to the great room is the vaulted dining room which is only visually separated from the kitchen by an eating bar. The rest of the main floor is filled with the laundry room, access to that attached two car garage, and the luxurious owners' suite. With vaulted ceilings, large private bathroom with separate shower and soakign tub, twin sinks, and generous walk-in closet, the owners' suite is a peaceful retreat. On the second floor of this 4 bedroom house plan is a study plus three additional bedrooms - one of which is a suite with private bathroom, ideal for use as a guest room. 

Craftsman detailing adds nostalgic charm to this update of a country-style cottage house plan. On the ground floor, spacious formal and informal gathering spaces fill the left wing. A den, utility room, half bath, and luxurious owners' suite are on the right side, along with direct access to the garage. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a study are upstairs.

4th Aug, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

Luxury House Plan Canyonville 30-775

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Canyonville 30-775

Handsome stone accents grace the front of the Canyonville giving it European style. The angled floor plan makes this design equally well suited for construction on a corner lot. Through the stone archway that frames the front door the foyer is set to provide privacy to the rest of the home. Immediately to your right is a hobby room which could be furnished as a formal living room, study, or home office. To the left a short hallway leads to the main floor master suite. This luxurious retreat is well separated from other bedrooms and has a private bathroom with walk-in shower, soaking tub, dual vanities, and his-and-hers walk-in closets.

At the center of the home is a large great room which is filled with natural light from the large window display on the rear wall. A corner fireplace can be enjoyed throughout the great room and in the kitchen. An eating bar rims the kitchen providing some visual separation. Off the kitchen is a well appointed guest suite.

This 2 story house plan has additional flex rooms on the upper level. At the top of the stairs is a den which could be an additional bedroom if a 4 bedroom floor plan is desired. Also upstairs is a large storage room that extend over the garage plus a craft room/bedroom. 

The homes attached 3 car garage is unique offering roll up doors on two opposing walls. 

22nd Jul, 2010
Blog, New Home Plans

House Plan Photo Barrett 30-773

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Barrett 30-773

Craftsman details grace the front facade of the Barrett house plan. This hillside house plan is designed to take in views from three sides. This unique luxury house plan has a hexagonal shaped great room with tall vaulted ceilings. The rear wall of the great room extends further out to create a naturally bright and richly windowed gathering space. Deck space frames each side of the great room allowing the living space to flow to the outdoors on warm summer days.

The bedrooms are nicely separated throughout the 2 story floor plan. On the main level the master bedroom fills the left wing. This private retreat features a tray ceiling and private bathroom with separate oversized shower and soaking tub with large walk-in closet. The wing to the right of the great room is filled with a guest suite that is almost as well-appointed as the master bedroom. Beyond the guest suite is a large utility room which also connects the homes attached 3 car side entry garage.

This house plan with walk-out basement offers a large recreation room on the lower level. This space features a wood stove plus beverage bar. To the right is a shop with utility sink and double doors that open to the large covered patio. To the left of the recreation room are two additional bedrooms making the Barrett a luxurious 4 bedroom house plan. One of the bedrooms is a bunk room - great for families with young childrent or grand children. Between the bunk room and the 4th bedroom is a large full bathroom with twin sinks plus separate shower and soaking tub.

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