Articles — feautured

RSS
Modern House Plans

Modern House Plans

Modern House Plans feature Constantly Changing Designs


A modern house plan design generally matchs the current technology trends and usually attract young adults. Designers are constantly changing plans to reinterpret what the idea of modern is. You will also find townhomes that are designed to work with the latest gadgets and appliances. Modern home plans are generally simple and box like as the walls don’t curve like other home plan designs. There are a few common features that modern houses usually follow, one of which is to not mix multiple design elements together.

Parallel Lines and Geometrical Designs are Popular among

Modern Homes

Modern house floor plans provide homeowners with rooms that are in simple proportions and offer a lot of natural light through the use of large pieces of glass. Modern town houses take advantage of the outdoor world by having the large open windows or walls to bring in the natural surroundings. The property that the home sits on can be included in the design so that it becomes an alternative living room.

The roof of a modern house plan is usually flat or shallow-pitched while the walls are known to be stone or stucco with a smooth texture. Construction materials can use various types of resources, including glass, stone, concrete, and tree. Of course, designing a custom modern home plans can incorporate the type of material you want to get the look you desire. A few other examples that are common in modern houses are streamlined metal railings, glass blocks, concrete foundations, and smooth finishes.

 

Interior Characteristics Allow Spacious Rooms While Maintaining Privacy


While large, asymmetrical windows are common in modern town house plans, they are usually restricted to dining rooms and hallways. These windows can stretch from the floor to the ceiling and not only allow a great amount of sunlight, but can also showcase a spectacular view. In order to keep the rest of the house concealed for privacy, bedrooms and bathrooms consist of smaller windows that can still give the room an adequate amount of natural light without exposing too much to the outdoors.

Kitchens, dining areas, and living rooms are usually designed to form one large room that lets in the perfect amount of natural light. This creates a fantastic impression of having larger living areas while providing a great atmosphere for entertaining. Modern town house plans incorporate eaves that are large and can dramatically stick out. The unornamented walls are designed to make impressive angles, but are kept at a minimum and still create a simplistic appearance.

Modern home plans are not only enjoyed by those with a large budget. They can be constructed to fit comfortably in various lot sizes, including those that are narrow or on a slope. Modern townhomes can be large or small depending on your personal preference. Modern town homes are generally not restricted to certain rules as other designs are. An innovative idea without trying to recreate a look from the past is part of the concept to build a modern home plan ability to combine different elements allows plenty of creativity while designing a home with a clean and sleek look.
Bookmark and Share

Preston Wood and Associates is a memberof the "American Institute of Building Design" or "AIBD". The "AIBD" is A national organization with chapters in every major city including New Orleans, La., Cleveland, Ohio, Kansas City, Mo., Mesa, Arizona, Virginia Beach, Va., Omaha, Nebraska, Oakland, California, Miami, Florida, Tulsa, Oklahoma, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Colorado Springs, Colorado, Arlington, Texas, Beaumont, Texas, Denton, TX, McKinney, Texas, Midland, TX, Killeen