house plans may be what you're looking for if you're looking for your
"forever" home, and have left your starter home behind a few houses ago.
You may have hoped and planned and dreamed for this house back when you were in
your first small
home plan, and carefully inching around the bed in the bedroom in order to
be able to get to the dresser. No more. Now you can find just the
home you're looking for, and your mansion house plans can include all of those
things that have been on your wish list for so long.
You'll first need to
decide on the layout of your home, if you'd prefer a single story sprawling
ranch-style home, or if you'd perhaps prefer the multi-story
traditional colonial-style home. This decision might be affected by
things like your general health and mobility, or maybe how many of your kids are
already walking and ready to take on the stairs. Perhaps you'd like your
house plans to include an elevated entrance. This too, is something
you'd want to consider as far as bringing packages in and taking things out of
the house, and how many trips up and down the stairs you may need to make.
Unless, of course, yourmansion house plans include an elevator and then it would
be a moot point. Your need or preference for an elevator in the home is
another option to consider.
Some mansion house plans are designed in the
manner of a traditional classical style of architecture, such as Victorian-styled
homes, and some are more updated and modern. No matter what style
you're looking for, you're likely to find something that is a perfect fit for
you and your family. Designers can work with you in order to incorporate
multiple styles together if different people in the family have different design
style houseshave extra bedrooms that can be used in various ways.
Maybe you have a large family and will be filling the bedrooms that way.
Maybe you have hobbies to which you'd like to dedicate an entire room.
Maybe you have a lot of visitors to your home, and like to have guest rooms
ready to go for an impromptu visit. In addition to extra bedrooms, mansion
house plans may have other extra spaces that are dedicated to other
hobbies. Maybe you collect fine wines, and would like a wine cellar to
store them. You can certainly find plans to accommodate that. You
may have an exercise room, a media room, or an outdoor kitchen near the lanai,
or maybe all of them, depending on just what you're looking for in your new
As you engage in your search for your perfect home, be sure to
consider your priorities for the home. While considering what you want in
a dream house, be sure to consider your needs and wants for the house. Mansion
house plans may help you choose the house of your dreams, and the house you
won't ever want to leave.
Preston Wood and Associates is a member the "American Institute of
Building Design" or "AIBD". The "AIBD" is a national organization with
chapters in every major city including
This article was published on Tuesday 26 January, 2010.