• Easy DIY,  Statement Designs

    What Design Elements Can Make a Small House Plan Feel Huge?

    Most houses are built with one person in mind, but single families aren’t the only types of homes that are smaller. Tiny houses are on the rise, and many people are turning to tiny living to save money, simplify their lives, or reduce their carbon footprint. However, tiny houses aren’t for everyone. Fortunately, the same design principles that make for great, big houses can also maximize the feeling of space in a small one. If you’ve dreamed of owning a house in the country or on the shores of a lake, you should be careful about designing your plan. Designing a small house plan is often more difficult than doing…

  • Garden Designs

    Common Garden Design Mistakes You Make

    The garden is often the first thing we notice about our home. The beautiful blooms and colourful foliage are a sure sign spring has arrived, and chances are you’re already thinking about your deck or patio designs. If you’re planning a garden, you’ve probably already thought about what you want to plant and how you plan to do it. Of course, there’s a lot more to it than that. After picking out the vegetables, shrubs, and flowers you want to grow, you’ll still have to consider things like location, soil, and watering, not to mention landscape design. These common garden design mistakes are easy to fix, but you’ll have to…