Custom Home Design

Custom Home Design



Features
September 07, 2012

In response to the number of families doubling up, builders are introducing new designs that offer independence and privacy as well as togetherness.

Marvin, myMarvin Architect's Challenge, 2012, winners, nine, projects

Marvin, myMarvin Architect's Challenge, 2012, winners, nine, projects

News
September 04, 2012

Marvin announced the winners of its fourth annual myMarvin Architect’s Challenge last week, selecting eight design projects from across the U.S. and one in Ireland.

6 house designs that maximize curb appeal

6 house designs that maximize curb appeal

Features
August 30, 2012

By paying attention to proportions and scale and using the right materials, Professional Builder’s House Review design team proves that builders can create stunning home exteriors on virtually any budget.

Pulte, kitchen, design trends, storage, homeowners, colors, islands

Pulte, kitchen, design trends, storage, homeowners, colors, islands

News
August 30, 2012

As the kitchen continues to occupy a more prominent role in the life of a homeowner, the interior design team at PulteGroup has recently identified a series of key design trends that homeowners are moving toward.

Sarah Susanka’s ‘not so big’ design ideas for the post recession economy

Sarah Susanka’s ‘not so big’ design ideas for the post recession economy

Features
August 20, 2012

Architect Sarah Susanka presents seven proven design ideas from her Not So Big Showhouse at SchoolStreet community in Libertyville Ill.

Features
August 13, 2012

Layout flexibility, economical footprints, and killer curb appeal are among the common traits of the five best-selling house plans presented by the House Review team.

Home designs take aim at Generation Y

Home designs take aim at Generation Y

Features
August 13, 2012

The latest residential designs are geared to Generation Y, a group that includes young singles looking for “starter” apartments, as well as older buyers who need space for growing families.

5 proven ways to optimize framing

5 proven ways to optimize framing

Features
August 17, 2012

Advanced framing can save materials and time while boosting your homes’ efficiencies. Here are five techniques that can be adopted independently.

Features
July 25, 2012

Flexible home designs that appeal to a wide array of buyers contributed to the success of the Whitehall at Bryn Mawr luxury townhome community in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Bill Warwick of BartonPartners Architects presents the key design features.

Features
July 24, 2012

Architects and designers present their best design ideas for jump-starting home building

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