Free House Plans

Naturally the search for free house plans is an inevitable consequence of the internet. It is most likely one of the most common search terms for people embarking on designing their own homes. As with most things in life there is rarely such thing as a free lunch! If...
Tips for designing a house

Tips for designing a house

I have often heard it said from people that design and build their own homes that you don’t really get it right until you build your third house! Now that would be a luxury wouldn’t it? To get three chances to design your own house. There is also a saying...

Floor Plan 3D

Floor Plan 3D If you want to take complete charge of not just your home design but also your landscape design, then FloorPlan 3D from ISMI will do it all for you. If you are want to produce detailed 2 dimensional drawings of house and garden and experience a 3D...

DesignCAD

Design CAD DesignCAD is versatile and easy to use. There are literally hundreds of 2D drafting and design tools and an intuitive interfaceso it is quite easy to produce accurately scaled, precision designs! Ideal for the creation of architectutal drawings, floorplans...
Building with Cob

Building with Cob

Cob is a material consisting of clay, sand, earth and water. It is very versatile and resilient as a natural building material and can easily be moulded into aesthetically pleasing natural homes.For this reason houses built with cob can be “hand sculpted”...
Tips for a cosy home

Tips for a cosy home

Shannon and Dean Acheson are a Canadian Couple who operate a the blog www.akadesign.ca. They are DIY addicts who like to share their thrifty ideas for interior design.   They recently wrote an eBook entitled Welcome Home. WELCOME HOME – Tips, tricks & ideas...