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Four Gourmet Kitchens: the Heart of Your Home

With the holidays around the corner, we begin to envision ourselves baking and enjoying warm home-cooked meals with our family and closest friends.

In recent times, kitchens have made the transition from a simple functional room for meal preparation to a cozy space for family to gather and unwind at the end of a long day.

Beautiful, and functional kitchen designs can be found in home plans of styles and sizes.   No matter how small or large your future home will be, you will enjoy Archival Designs‘ featured gourmet kitchen designs and their outstanding functionality.

Presente House Plan

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The Presente House offers a chef-inspired kitchen with large kitchen island, breakfast nook, and floor-to-ceiling pantry in a 2,344 sq. ft. footprint.

The Presente House Plan (2,344 sq. ft.) features a large cooking island ideal for meal preparation while entertaining friends, or helping children with homework. A full window wall in the sink area allows for maximum daylight to flood the space. Wall ovens, and an over-sized refrigerator make this kitchen functional in all settings. Three large cabinets for floor to ceiling pantry space accommodate everyday items, as well as bulk purchases from large membership stores.

Fairhope House Plan

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The Fairhope House Plan features an elegant kitchen with spacious central island in this 2,666 sq. ft. footprint.
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Wall overs and a pocket door into a walk-in pantry add elegance to the Fairhope House Plan kitchen.

The Fairhope house plan is a top-selling luxury design in a smaller size.  The luxurious kitchen upgrades take this 2,666 sq. ft. home to the level of a mansion.  Enjoy an over-sized island ideal for serving during the holidays, or a quiet breakfast area to enjoy with the kids.  Plentiful counter space allows for family cooked meals, while additional space between the island and sink area ensure comfortable working space for more than one.

Big Canoe House Plan

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This is a modified version of the Big Canoe house kitchen. The big canoe is a generous 3,588 sq. ft. and ideal for the country, mountains, or lakefront lot.
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The modified kitchen in the Big Canoe house plan features chef-inspired appliances, and rustic decor providing a cozy environment.

The Big Canoe house plan (3,588 sq. ft.) features a spacious kitchen open to a casual breakfast area, and family room.   This client modified version boasts rustic cabinets and floors, and beautifully contrasts them with state-of-the-art, chef-inspired appliances bringing beauty and function into a perfect balance.

Renaissance House Plan

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The Renaissance house plan features a traditional kitchen with luxurious counter tops, and custom cabinets providing warmth for family gatherings.

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Gorgeous chandelier, wood range hood, and custom cabinets bring elegance to the traditional kitchen in the Renaissance house.

If you’re lifestyle calls for traditional design, the Renaissance house plan (5,907 sq. ft.) provides the perfect setting for your family.  This traditional kitchen features custom cabinets, luxurious counter tops, and ample space for prepping meals alone or with children.    The Renaissance home also features direct access to a spacious home office, ideal for looking up recipes.   A functional, and stunning butler’s pantry is centered between the kitchen and dining room allowing for easy serving during formal gatherings.

What is important to you in great kitchen design?  Tell us what you love and works for your lifestyle!

All featured house plan available online at Archival Designs or by phone at 770-831-6363.

Single-family housing production at its highest

Single-Family starts are up 4.2% and the housing production in October reached its highest level since November 2013.

This rise of single-family starts gives the nation more certainty that the economy is improving and consumer confidence is growing.

This continued recovery will have a ripple effect to empower the overall recovery of the United States.

According to the NAHB, issuance of building permits for single-family dwellings increased 1.4 percent to 640,000 units in the month of October.

For more information, please visit www.nahb.org.

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The Humber House by Archival Designs. Spring 2015 – Newfoundland, Canada

Builder confidence is not only increasing in the United States, but also in Canada.    Archival Designs is seeing an increase in design commissions in North America, one of which is a new 10,000 sq. ft. home to be built Spring 2015 in Newfoundland, Canada.

To learn more about our custom home plan services visit www.ArchivalDesigns.com or call our home plan specialists at 770-831-6363.

 

Full Recovery In Sight For Housing Markets

Great news from the National Association of Home Builders!

In the 3rd quarter of 2014, metro areas nationwide have exceeded their normal economic and housing activity index.   Consumer confidence for potential buyers and builders is starting to produce a pent-up demand.

For more historical information and charts, please visit nahb.org/lmi.

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Housing recovery will continue to move forward in 2015 making it the ideal time to build your dream home.  Archival Designs offers a large portfolio with any architectural style you can dream up.

Take the next step towards your dream home with us!  Archival Designs offers pre-designed and custom home plans at a price you can afford.  Call our home plan specialists today at 770-831-6363 and begin your home building journey today.

Castle Home Plans

In medieval times, living in a castle meant you were Royalty, or a King and Queen. Today, our castle home plans are reminiscent of the prestige and honor during this historic time. Be the King and Queen of your own castle today by selecting one of our highly desired starter castle home designs.


Archival Designs features a full collection of Castle home plans that boast outstanding curb appeal that will intrigue any passerby as to what the interior look like. The interiors reflect floor plan for our current lifestyles, and the most popular design trends for 2014.

Reminisce about the past by browsing the Castle house plan collection found at Archival Designs. Walk through your future castle house plan and build your own today!

Daylight Basement House Plans

Yesterday’s basement is a thing of the past! Daylight basement house plans have become the second most popular level in homes. This new found level does not serve as storage space anymore; play rooms, media space, and family recreational areas are among the most common areas featured in homes.

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