Selecting the Right House Plan

Since building a home will most likely be one of the biggest projects of your lifetime, it is important that you select the right house plan for your needs, lifestyle and budget. Remember that you’re not just purchasing a home plan for today, but for a growing and exciting future. A key element to finding […]

Five New Innovative House Plans

Designers Direct House Plans just added five new innovative house plans to its extensive collection of over 5,000 unique home designs, including the only collection of ENERGY STAR approved house plan. The designers set out to create flexible floor plans that minimize wasted place and provide future expansion options for rooms like a home office, […]

New European Green Design Voted “Best Outdoor Living”

Everything about this European house plan is green, especially the way it integrates the indoor and outdoor living spaces. From sustainable materials like stone and stucco to barrel tile roofs to energy-efficient appliances to eco-friendly floors, countertops and decorative millwork – this home is designed to last forever. This breathtaking design is filled with plenty […]

Best “Outdoor Living Spaces”

The designer of this house plan spent great care in creating a flexible design that can easily be modified to meet the changing needs and lifestyle of a growing family. There’s a home office that has its own side entrance making it perfect to receive clients. That same room would make a great space for […]

2nd Place Winner of Green House Plan Competition

This warm and charming Craftsman style house plan won 2nd Place achieves energy efficiency through the utilization of ENERGY STAR® rated materials and Green Building practices. This plan boasts the effective use of insulation, high-performance windows, tight construction and efficient heating and cooling equipment so you will enjoy years of savings and total home comfort. […]

Compact Cottage Designed Efficiently

This delightful cottage took 1st Place for its “Most Efficient Use of Space” in our Green House Plan Competition. This house is compact yet efficiently designed so you can enjoy daily living. In addition to the many energy saving features like insulated doors and windows, this house plan utilizes all of its available space to […]