Updating Your Home for the New Year

Just like resolutions for self-improvement, consider improving your residence by updating your home for the new year. We’re here to show you a few simple ideas to welcome 2021 into your life and home! Here at Direct from the Designers, we pride ourselves on offering only the best home plans in the industry. If you’ve […]

House Plans for a Sloped Lot

Embrace the unique benefits of house plans for a sloped lot! While many homeowners might be afraid to build on such lots, let us show you what they can offer. Get ready to unlock a whole new world of possibilities! From finished basements and added storage, to extra bedrooms or even a drive-under garage, these […]

What Is a Contemporary Home Design?

While they are getting increasingly popular across the country, many people still ask themselves… what exactly is a contemporary home design? Is it a sleek and artistic fa├žade full of striking features? Does it need a sharp or sloping roofline and tons of large windows? Or is it simply a design on the forefront of […]

Designing the Perfect Laundry Room

As you search for and design your dream home, it’s important to consider every single room. Most people fall into the trap of putting all their time into picking the perfect main spaces and run the risk of overlooking other spaces. One area that could get forgotten is the laundry room. But when you think […]

Narrow Home Plans with a Front Garage

If you are building on a limited lot, but still want indoor parking, choosing from our collection of narrow home plans with a front garage may be just what you need! These designs are efficient, affordable, and have plenty of style. They’re made for all sorts of lots with limited frontages, so they are great […]

Selecting a Fireplace for Your Home

As the weather gets cooler and the nights get longer, having a fireplace can be a game-changer! Just imagine all of the memories you could make curled up in the warmth of a crackling fire. Homes that include a fireplace are downright cozy, and depending on the type, they can make a statement, too. Let […]

Preparing Your Home for Fall

The leaves are turning and the weather is cooling down, so fall is almost here! And with the changing seasons comes the need for preparing your home for fall. From interior decorations to some updates on the outside, we’ll show you how to get ready. Many people feel overwhelmed as the holidays begin to roll […]

Home Plans That Customers Prefer

We have come to know some of the most requested designs, features, and common modifications customers make to our house plans over the years. Now, we’ve taken the most trendy home plans and turned them up a notch, adapting them with in-demand details to make all new designs! We like to call these the ‘Home […]

Home Plans with an In-Law Suite

Home plans with an in-law suite are increasingly popular, and for good reason! Just think of what an additional full bedroom suite offers you and family and friends who come to visit. No matter the length of time that they stay, an extra suite adds so much functionality to a house. Also known as a […]