Classic columns surround the entry to this cozy home. An open living room invites you to relax and enjoy the view of the front yard. A lovely kitchen features a sunny nook and a traditional dining room. The main floor master suite includes a walk-in closet and dual sinks. Upstairs three bedrooms share a large bath and plenty of closet space. Learn More
This home is an efficient passive solar design both in use of space and energy. You enter this home through the south-facing covered porch into a foyer that says warmth of solar and expanse of space. You are in the solarium entry that flows through the lower loving area and up the open staircase to the lofted living space above. This is a reverse living plan putting you above the norm. This great room concept flows horizontal and vertical. There are two upper decks north off the dining area and south off the master suite.
Radiant floor heating with air-to-water heat pump and ventilation design drawings are included. Our 102-page Conservation Guide providing the latest in building science and proven cost-effective energy-saving features that you may incorporate in the construction of your new home is also included.
This ranch style mountain home has a rustic craftsman appeal and is just the right size. It has a detached garage with a breezeway that connects to a laundry / mud room a large covered front porch and a deck and screen porch on the back. On the interior there are 2 bedrooms on the main level in a split bedroom fashion. The vaulted great room has a fireplace and built-ins with large windows to see out the back. The kitchen is open to the great room and breakfast. The master suite has a double vanity garden tub with a separate shower and a walk in closet. On the terrace level you will find lots of windows and the opportunity for 2 optional bedrooms (for a total of 4 bedrooms) an optional rec room gathering room sun room and unfinished storage. Actual plan may vary from photos or renderings.
Additional pictures after the floor plan are of the home built in reverse layout. Learn More
Award winner of the 2006 Gold Energy Value
Housing Award from the National Association of Home Builders Research Center and the United States Department of Energy
2006 Custom Home Green Builder of the Year Award from the National Association of Home Builders and the Green Building Conference
This split entry home features a soaring entry way solarium that links the five distinct levels. Using a reverse living arrangement the great room takes full advantage of the vaulted ceilings.
Using the Sunterra insulation system means that the entire volume of the house is usable space. A home office/fourth bedroom occupies a convenient location near the front door. Carefully positioned windows capture solar heat and natural light making all the living spaces warm and inviting.
This home has solar-heated air distribution to lower levels a night-house air flush system for direct summer cooling and an energy recovery ventilation design.
This home is heated and cooled with an air-to-water heat pump. The plans include a radiant floor heating tube layout solar air distribution and ventilation design and our 102-page Conservation Guide.
Flanked by elegant columns the raised front porch welcomes everyone to this split-entry home. The main-floor living room offers a high ceiling creating an airy atmosphere. The adjacent dining area flows into the efficient L-shaped kitchen. The lower floor hosts a fourth bedroom a second bath a computer room and a large family room with a fireplace access to a rear terrace. Learn More
Enter this passive solar home from the south through the warm sun space to the living room area. The ceiling is vaulted up to the loft and balcony above. Continue through the two-story dining room area into a large kitchen with two pantries.
The master suite is on the radiant-heated main-level floor. Above the open stairs is the all purpose loft with adjoining deck. The open balcony takes you to the other two bedrooms and bathroom. Lots of home in under 1800 square feet and don’t over look the optional shop.
Plan includes radiant floor heating tube layout and energy recovery ventilation design. Our 102-page Conservation Guide providing the latest in building science and proven cost-effective energy-saving features that you may incorporate in the construction of your new home is also included.
Style: Rustic Lodge – Two Story with Master Bedroom Down
This home passive-solar energy-efficient house plan illustrates well what can be done with a small city lot. Tucked into the pine trees in a quiet residential area this home creates a haven for the owners who wanted a smaller home with all the amenities. Low maintenance cement siding metal roofing floor radiant heating tile floors on the lower level and extensive use of pine trim on the interior and passive solar are just a few of the features that set this house apart. Includes a 347 square foot bonus room.
This plan includes a 2-zone radiant floor heating tube layout and mechanical drawings for forced air heating/cooling of upper level with air-to-air heat exchanger ducting design. Our 102-page Conservation Guide providing the latest in building science and proven cost-effective energy-saving features that you may incorporate in the construction of your new home is also included.
Features as originally built:
Built to and certified by the PGE Earth Advantage Program
Stamped concrete entry with stone columns and accents
Knotty pine ceilings and pine trim throughout with log railings
Floor radiant heat with ceramic tile throughout lower level and air conditioning
Large master bedroom with window seats
Master bath with therapeutic soaking tub
Kitchen with built-in dining booth granite countertops and hickory cabinets
Floor-to-ceiling south-facing glass solarium
Living room has wood stove set on raised rock alcove
Upstairs has office area and a guest bedroom with adjoining bathroom
Loft room with access to bonus room over garage
Bonus room has access to garage and outside
Exterior Hardi-plank siding with Hardi-shingle accents
This well-designed plan provides many amenities that you would expect to find in a much larger home. The master suite features a wonderful bathroom with large walk-in closet. This plan also features a fourth bedroom with private bath which is perfect for a guest room. The great room has gas logs as well as built-in cabinets and 10' ceilings that make it a great place to relax and spend time with family and friends. The rear covered porch provides a great space for those summer cookouts as well as being close to the kitchen. The always popular bonus room provides an excellent space for storage or future expansion. The two car garage features space for real-sized vehicles. This plan is the perfect solution to your family's needs. Learn More
This beautiful European country home features all of the amenities that your family is looking for. Two large bedrooms each with plenty of closet space share a bath complete with dual sinks and a tub shower. The master suite features a raised ceiling a large walk-in closet and a great bathroom layout. The great room features 10 ft. ceilings and a gas log fireplace which provides a perfect atmosphere for relaxing with family and friends. Both eating areas feature bay windows which allow plenty of natural light and make for enjoyable family dining experiences. This plan also features an ever popular bonus room that is perfect for additional storage or future expansion. The plaza entry garage is also perfect for narrow lots. This home is one that you and your family will enjoy for years to come. Learn More