HousingZone's projects, project ideas, trends, and tips for residential builders, remodelers, and architects serving the residential construction industry.

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September 01, 2016

Through the ACE Academy of Eastern Iowa, students have built tree houses, baseball dugouts, and tiny houses.

Countryside Bend won gold in this year's PB Design Awards. Photo: Chris Cooper.

September 17, 2015

When a builder lives in the homes he creates, it allows for more risk taking. It also results in homes that sell faster. 

New San Diego Code May Mean Return of Bungalow Courts
May 07, 2015

A code amendment takes away hurdles for landowners

How Summerlin Helped Shape Modern Las Vegas

Photo: Matze Ott/Flickr

March 30, 2015

The Summerlin master planned community has been credited with being a yardstick for the city's builders

Urban Infill Housing, Downtown Delights

The rooftop decks at Little Falls Place are truly unique, measuring up to 800 square feet with outdoor kitchens, fireplaces, and pre-wiring for televisions. Additional upgrades include built-in grills, retractable awnings, and rough-in for hot tubs. Photo: Thomas Arledge

February 13, 2015

Urban infill housing continues to follow a growth trajectory as builders seek out locations that are close to life’s necessities.

Milgard SmartTouch Bolt SecurityMax

December 19, 2014

Milgard now offers a secondary lock that integrates into its patio door with no visible fasteners. 


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