Category Archives: Architectural Styles

Modern Living in Rustic Home Plans

Log homes fit well into their natural and neighborhood surroundings, offering timeless style and eye-catching design. Today’s rustic home plans include the latest amenities and options to fit your lifestyle, including open floor plans, multimedia rooms, master suites, garages and more. Here’s a look at some other benefits of building a rustic floor plan.

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Open Floor Plans Remain a Top Pic for Consumers

Whether looking for a new home or revamping a current residence, home owners continue to be drawn to the feelings of spaciousness, easy flow and welcoming togetherness evoked by an open floor plan.

Pioneered in the early 20th century, open floor plans remain popular today, according to a recent survey from the National Association of Home Builders. The survey found that 70 percent of buyers want a kitchen-family room area that is either completely or partially open, with 32 percent wanting it completely open.

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The New American Home 2018

It’s no secret that homeowners looking to build a new home have a few things at the top of their wish list: an open concept, outdoor living, and stunning Contemporary/Tuscan curb appeal.   The New American Home 2018 by Legacy Custom Built Homes offers all of this and more with 6,600 square feet of living space.

Whether you’re in the market to build a home with such abundant square footage, or prefer a more cozy design Archival Designs offers a large portfolio of house floor plans that captures the essence to this trending style by incorporating open floor plans with stunning views to your favorite outdoor areas.

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Rustic Home Plan: Cozy & Unforgettable

Connect with nature by building your very own rustic house plan.

Santo L'Agnello | Rustic House Plan
Santo L’Agnello | Rustic House Plan

The exterior architectural elements that give life to rustic house plan designs are a rich blend of natural materials such as brick, stone, reverse board and batten, cedar siding and wood beams.  This combination of materials bring a superb natural look to the exterior  of the home with a high level of curb appeal.

Sunset Lodge House | Rustic House Plans
Sunset Lodge House | Archival Designs | 2,605 sq. ft.

The interiors of these rustic floor plans talk to your heart.  Many Americans have a love affair with the simple comfort and cozy designs of wood homes . The beauty of the beams in the ceiling of the great room, the stone fireplace, wood accents and brackets thought-out offer a peaceful feeling from a hectic world. The balance of the home can have painted walls and regular hardwood floors and carpet.   These two features, traditional and wood, combine to offer a homeowner the best of both worlds.

Big Canoe | Rustic House Plans
Big Canoe | Rustic House Plans

Bring your archival designs home plan to life by choosing your own exterior materials, colors, and decorating details.