Design Trends & Information

We provide our owners and prospective owners with the resources they need to make a well informed decision.  A variety of articles are written and obtained to provide the information needed to aid in making specific decisions.  We hope these articles are helpful to you in our home building process and your home maintenance process. 

Skip Howes served on the NAHB Design Committee from 2011 to 2013 and was their Chairman in 2012/2013.

Please visit with us on a routine basis as we try to add current and timely articles to each section on a regular basis.  Just click on the article title and read about the related subject.

            Enjoying the Log Home Lifestyle


          Insider Hints for Design on a Budget

          Less House Means More

          Livable Communitieds Changing Needs

          New Homes Getting Smaller

          Outdoor Kitchens Design Tips

          Outdoor Living Spaces

          Smaller Homes Built to Fit You

            Daylight Design Metrics

          Design for Independent Living

          The Energy Efficient Home

          Latest Design Trends - BALA

          The New Home After the Recession

          The Home for the Empty Nester

          The New Home of the Future

           The Home Office

             Smaller Homes, Details New Trends

             Livable Modern Communities





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