1. 2020 House Floor Plan Trends

    2020 is rapidly coming to an end (whew), but if you’re looking into creating a house floor plan for a new home, you may want to consider current trends before you get started. It’s tricky to predict what’s to come as far as house plans go, but we’ll provide a recap of some of the current pre…Read More

  2. 5 Tips for Creating Your House Floor Plan

    Creating a sufficient floor plan is essential when designing and building your home, or even when you decide to make additions. It can help maximize flow between spaces, increasing your enjoyment, and possibly even the resale value. This week’s Houston Plans & Permits blog is here to discuss s…Read More

  3. What to Consider When Looking at House Plans

    If the American dream 60 years ago was to own a house, today’s American dream includes being able to design and build the house. There’s nothing quite like being able to look through house plans and pick one, watch the construction process, and be able to live in a home that is brand new and one…Read More

  4. What You Need to Know About Building Permits

    Building a house is an exciting, yet daunting task. For homeowners, it’s a wonderful opportunity to build a home and to be able to live in a house that no one else has lived in before. Adding on to your existing home is also exciting. Whether it’s another bedroom, a sunroom, or a deck, you can c…Read More

  5. 6 Tips For Finding a Good Home Builder

    At Houston Plans and Permits, there’s always one thing we want to make abundantly clear to our clients — we design amazing house designs and floor plans, and we can secure building permits for you, but we are not involved in the building process. It’s a very clear distinction to make, because …Read More

  6. How to Find the Right Home Builder

    At Houston Plans and Permits, there’s always one thing we want to make abundantly clear to our clients — we design amazing house designs and floor plans, and we can secure building permits for you, but we are not involved in the building process. It’s a very important distinction to make, beca…Read More

  7. 4 Exciting Home Addition Ideas

    For many a Houston homeowner, they’re in it for the long run. While some people buy homes with the intention of moving on to something new after a few years, many people have permanence in mind when they sign off on a mortgage, and this has its pros and cons. The upside is stability and freedom …Read More

  8. 5 Modern Home Design Styles

    Congratulations! You’re designing a home! Designing a modern style home can be a very intimidating process, especially when deciding where to start. A great place to get started is to decide what type of home style that you want. Think about aspects such as your current lifestyle, future lifestyle…Read More

  9. 5 Things You Need to Know About Houston Building Permits

    Building a new home or remodeling your existing one can be an exciting process. Sure, it can be scary since it’s such a big step, but there’s an amazing feeling to shaping and molding your property to your tastes. However, it’s important to not be reckless — when it comes to building new str…Read More

  10. Don’t Buy Into These 4 Myths About Custom Homes

    It can be an exciting world of breathtaking possibilities when you have made the decision to buy a home. So many options! Do you buy new? Do you buy pre-owned? Should you design your own home? Should you invest in land? You undoubtedly have a lot of questions buzzing through your head, and that’s …Read More