Colonial Home Exterior Design Details

Jacki Roig

By Todd Fratzel on Design, House Plans

Colonial Home Design

Recently a friend of ours shared a photo he took of our home last fall. I wanted to share it here and point out some of the design features of our colonial home. When it comes to two story homes the colonial style is by far the most cost effective type of home to build. Having said that, some people stray away because they feel the colonial style homes are too boxy. However, I think that if you spend some time on the details you can have a very attractive colonial style home. The following are some of the design features from our colonial home plans.

Farmers Porch

Farmers PorchThe farmers porch is probably the biggest design element that makes our home stand out from a typical “boxy” colonial house.  From the very beginning of the design process we included

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10 Favorite Details for Stylish Living Rooms

Jacki Roig

Phoebe Howard Designs



Good morning, chic readers! We hope your Monday is off to a great start and that you are poised and ready to tackle this week. We are so excited to share a few of our all-time favorite living rooms–and a few of the features that we think most great living rooms have in common. So take a few minutes, refill your coffee, and reset your mind with these stunning rooms that can’t help but inspire you to a more productive (and comfortable!) day. 

living rooms
Lauren Elaine Interiors via Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles


  1. A fabulous focal point. In this room, this beautiful fireplace serves as a stunning focal point. We love the antique feel. 


living rooms
Serena & Lily


2. A chic, well-decorated coffee table. Just take a page from Serena & Lily. They never disappoint. 


living rooms
Andrew J. Howard Interiors


3. Statement art. Speaking of never disappointing, Andrew

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Exterior Elevations & Details – Breckenridge Home Design

Jacki Roig


Creating the Main Floor Plan – Breckenridge Home Design


Floorplan – 2nd Floor – Breckenridge Home Design


Floorplan – Garage – Breckenridge Home Design


Roof Options – Breckenridge Home Design


Exterior Elevations & Details – Breckenridge Home Design


Framing Part 1 Foundation Framing – Breckenridge Home Design


Framing Part 2 Roof Framing – Breckenridge Home Design


Framing Part 3 Steel & Iron Structural Framing – Breckenridge Home Design


Framing Part 4 Wall Framing – Breckenridge Home Design


Terrain & Siteplan Part 1 – Breckenridge Home Design


Siteplan & Landscaping Part 2 – Breckenridge Home Design


Kitchen Part 1 Room Layout, Cabinets, Dimensions – Breckenridge Home Design


Kitchen Part 2, Waterfall Island & Construction Drawings – Breckenridge Home Design


Master Bath Room Layout, Vanities & Construction Drawings – Breckenridge Home Design


Ceiling Options for a Master

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Details, Scope, Jobs & Salary

Jacki Roig

Interior Designing, as a profession, is gaining huge popularity in India. It is a profession that lets one express his/her creativity through work! Do you want to pursue Interior Designing course after 12th or after graduation? If yes, this article will be of help to you. I’ve listed down good interior design courses in this article. The article also covers topics like course details, eligibility criteria, admission process, syllabus, pg courses, career prospects and salary details.

Interior design courses

Interior design deals with design and decoration of rooms, buildings and built environment in general. It also focuses on design and decoration of exteriors of buildings and built environment.


It is an art that focuses on appropriate use of space, architecture and design to make built environment more attractive, comfortable and ultimately more useful to human beings! Architecture and creative design combines to form the base of interior design. Take the example of a

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