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July 1, 2016

“ Design Lean with Drama and Beauty  The key for single family detached housing is to provide buyers with "bang for the buck". This type of home should be designed to optimize material usage and build lean. The way to accomplish this is to analyze structure, mechanical systems, and minimize building jogs. Money saved in […]


July 1, 2016

  The best plans designed for multigenerational living offer the builder flexible options. This approach to planning works best when a standard home can easily convert existing spaces to allow for additional family members. Through the use of plug-and-play options, a home can be designed to expand its target market by seamlessly flexing the way […]


July 1, 2016

  Great Home Plans: Check Out This 2,500-Square-Foot Head Turner   Today we have a ranch (or if you are on the East Coast, a rambler) to review. It is a Lean Design with a ton of amenities, and it is a beauty. I’m betting Brent Musburger would have a field day with this looker. […]


July 1, 2016

  Taking a Value Design from Bland to Beautiful In today’s market, creating a house that has built-in value is key to sustainability for both homeowner and builder. In an attempt to reduce costs many builders are opting for the “value box” approach. The value box concept is to completely stack the second floor over […]


July 1, 2016

“ ARCHITECT TODD HALLETT TO PRESENT NEW HOME IDEAS AT 2016 GREAT LAKES BUILDERS’ SHOW IN NOVI, MI February 3, 2016 – Todd Hallett, known as the ‘Muddy Shoes’ residential home architect, will be speaking about new home design ideas during the Great Lakes Builders’ show in Novi, MI on Wednesday, February 17th from 11- […]


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