House Plans

Adding an Addition to a Tiny Log Cabin

Adding an Addition to a Tiny Log Cabin

About ten years ago, my friend’s parents bought a tiny log cabin and shoehorned it into her back yard. They have been living in Florida and staying in the cabin for a few weeks or so every summer. Now that they’ve decided to move to […]

A-Frame House on the Beach

A-Frame House on the Beach

We saw this A-Frame driving down A1A and I just had to share it. This is the view from A1A. See the sidewalk in front of the house?   There are little windows poking out of the roof on both sides. The house is right […]

Archdale Modular or Double Wide

Archdale Modular or Double Wide

My daughter and her husband were going to remodel the house they are in, but it may be more cost effective to sell and start over. They already have a piece of land they were going to eventually build on. Now they are looking other […]

Closets

Closets

The new house is rich in closets. We have nice sized closets in the guestrooms, a linen closet and a big closet off the entry. The bedroom has a wonderful walk-in closet. It shows some shelving on the plans, but the contract doesn’t specify what […]

Classic Design for a Low-Budget A-Frame

Classic Design for a Low-Budget A-Frame

Back in the late ’60s, the American Plywood Association put out a series of books with plans for small houses. Great Ideas for Second Homes: A Portfolio of 20 Distinguished New Designs in Plywood Paperback by American Plywood Association 1969 The book has been out […]

Model Modular at Clayton Homes

Model Modular at Clayton Homes

We went to Clayton Homes, too. It is right across the street from Premier Homes of the Carolinas in Fletcher. When we spoke to them on the phone, they said they sold modular homes. When we got there, they had one model on display. These […]

Cabo Park Model Tiny Home by Titan on Amazon

Cabo Park Model Tiny Home by Titan on Amazon

Here is another Tiny Home you can buy on Amazon! This is the Cabo, made by Titan Homes. It is 12’ x 36’, one bedroom, one bath, kitchen, living room, even room for a full sized stacked washer and dryer! This tiny house would be […]

Expandable Container House

Expandable Container House

This is a container house. It is not actually made from a container. It fits inside a container. The house comes on the back of a truck trailer. The house is dropped off at your location. You level it, and then unfold it. The house […]

Master Bath in the Schumacher Homes Blue Ridge Model

Master Bath in the Schumacher Homes Blue Ridge Model

This is the Master Bath in the Schumacher Homes Blue Ridge Model. It is not at all what we are building, but I thought I would share. The sinks are completely separated. No tripping over each other here. Probably no sharing the same toothpaste, either. […]

Schumacher Homes Model in Asheville, North Carolina

Schumacher Homes Model in Asheville, North Carolina

It has been so long since we started building, I kinda forgot what the model looks like. I’ve been visualizing the house we are building, which is similar, but mirror reversed. I drove out to walk around it again, spend some time and check out […]