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12079-8-6-R

ARCHITECTURUS-ABRACABRERRA The carousel below shows the entire exterior from several views. Small homes can live big if given half a chance and a magicians touch. 12079 is a good example. At barely more than 1200 square feet, it shouldn’t deliver a Family Room normally found in a home twice the size. …..The owner laughingly requested, “some sort of modification to …

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If Plans Could Talk : “Hey! That’s Not Right!”

Homebuilding is habit-based. A routine develops, like Standard Operating Procedure, and embeds itself so deeply into the mind and muscle memory of every tradesman, that the concept of “I should look at the plans” is replaced by “I’ve done this a million times.” So, even if the millionth-and-first time is not like the others, the habit of the others wins, …

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How Much Is This Gonna Cost, Anyway?

How much will this house cost to build? I get this question several times every day. It’s all about using averages for guesswork. I even wrote a book that talks about construction cost. It’s called IF I’D KNOWN THAT WAS GOING TO HAPPEN WHEN I BUILT MY HOUSE, I MIGHT’VE GONE CAMPING INSTEAD. It’s on Amazom, here. The following illustrations …

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Home Building Timeline

If you don’t know how to build a house, how do you know if anybody else does? The Home Building Timeline puts, at your mouse or fingertips, all the steps in the process in the right order.

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