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ICF Tornado Safe Rooms or Shelters for Homes and Small Businesses

ICF Tornado Safe Rooms or Shelters for Homes and Small Businesses

“If you can dream it, We can design it!” www.greathousedesign.com To ensure a tornado safe house that best protects the occupants during a tornado event, the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) highly recommends a tornado safe room or shelter, built...

8 Impressive Modern Homes Built with ICF

8 Impressive Modern Homes Built with ICF

www.greathousedesign.com “If you can dream it, We can design it!” Any sustainability consultant will tell you that a building’s insulation is a crucial part in constructing an energy-efficient, high performance home. Choosing the right material and insulation method...

Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) Vs. Wood-Frame Construction

Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) Vs. Wood-Frame Construction

www.greathousedesign.com “If you can dream it, We can design it!” Insulated concrete forms (ICF) create a more energy-efficient, quiet, and healthy building than one built with wood-frame construction. ICF buildings are also more resistant to disaster, fire, insect,...

Building Fire-Resistant Homes with Fox Blocks ICFs

Building Fire-Resistant Homes with Fox Blocks ICFs

www.greathousedesign.com "If you can dream it, We can design it!" Fire-resistant houses are essential for protecting homes and families against increasing wildfires in the United States. Vital elements of a fire-resistant home design include passive fire protection...

5 Net Zero Energy Homes That Will Inspire

5 Net Zero Energy Homes That Will Inspire

www.greathousedesign.com "If you can dream it, We can design it!" Sustainable construction and design isn’t just a hot trend, it’s becoming the norm. The need for environmentally friendly construction is ushering in innovative design strategies and new benchmarks for...

How to Create an Indoor/Outdoor Space That’s Fun and Functional

Book on a black and white pouf in the middle of a bright terrace with a rattan corner sofa, hanging chair and round rug. Real photo Create an indoor/outdoor space you love. Use these tips to build or re-design your porch or patio so you can enjoy every minute in...

Great House Design & UBUILDIT – WE’LL HELP!

Great House Design & UBUILDIT – WE’LL HELP!

Another home designed by Great House Design www.greathousedesign.com and the construction was overseen by Paul Hamre of UBuildIt Spokane Washington The Grand Entry  Real fir timber beams with inset T&G cedar.Notice the light valance around the perimeter...

About House Plans

About House Plans

House Plan refers to the construction specifications, such as layouts, dimension of spaces, and materials to name a few.

Find out what is included in a set of plans

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