New House Plans and Design Ideas in 2017

Inspiring New House Plans and Design Ideas from Direct from the Designers 2017 is gearing for an exciting year of new house plans and home design ideas. Open concept floor plans remain a top design feature, especially as consumers are looking to build their ‘forever’ home and age in place with a universal design. Look […]

Tips for Selecting the Perfect House Plan

Find your dream home with a stock house plan from If you’re planning on building a new home, the first step in this exciting project is to find the perfect house plan that fits your family’s lifestyle, budget, personal taste and lot. Stock house plans from companies like Direct from the Designers, allow homeowners […]

Great Kitchen Designs for the Holidays

Open floor plan key ingredient to great kitchen designs Preparing a big dinner for family and friends is an important part of any special event, especially during the holidays. Direct from the Designers’ believe that the best kitchen designs are part of an open and flexible living space. Most consumers shopping for new house plans […]

New Construction of Rambler House Plan 3245

Check out photographs of a recent new construction of House Plan 3245 from Direct from the Designers. This one-story house plan features a beautiful combination of cottage, country, craftsman and lodge styling – inside and out!. Inside is a flexible, open floor plan featuring a vaulted great room, gourmet island kitchen, and multi-windowed nook to […]

The Latest Trends in New Home Construction

Planning out your dream home is an exciting and exhaustive undertaking. When the possibilities are just about endless, it can seem impossible for the average consumer to decide on a coherent home design scheme. Your home should be a reflection of your style, so don’t worry about following every trend that has bombarded you with […]

10 Tips for Selecting the Right House Plan

Buying a house is an exhilarating time in many people’s’ lives, but it is also a very daunting task to those who aren’t particularly real estate savvy. Where to settle down, the culture of the surrounding area, the quality of the schools and even the social scene—these factors among many others influence home buyers before […]