Is Building a Home with an ADU In-Law Suite Worth It?

Building a home with an in-law suite, also known as an accessory dwelling unit (ADU), encompasses a spectrum of considerations that intertwine familial convenience with financial outlays. The concept of ADUs or in-law suites is rooted in the idea of multi-generational living. This architectural addition provides an avenue for families to keep their parents or […]

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Modern Home Design: Fusing Creativity and Utility for Everyday Living

Modern Home Design: Fusing Creativity and Utility for Everyday Living The allure of Modern design extends far beyond its sleek aesthetics and streamlined simplicity; it’s a realm where innovation, functionality, and comfort coexist. It’s not just about crafting a visually appealing minimalist environment; it’s about shaping a living space that enhances your way of life. […]

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House Plans on Sale Through Labor Day – Save 15% OFF on any of Our Home Designs!


🇺🇸 House Plan Sale – Save 15% Off Any of Our Home Designs with Discount Code Endofsummer15 At Mark Stewart Home Design, we’ve mastered the art of architectural brilliance. Renowned for our innovative designs, functionality, and captivating aesthetics, we’re here to redefine modern living for you. Prepare to be enchanted as we unveil our remarkable […]

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3 New House Plans with Photos for Summer 2023

Immerse yourself in a world of inspiration as you explore our exclusive collection of house plans with captivating interior and exterior photos. At Mark Stewart Home Design, we understand the power of visual imagery to spark your imagination and provide a glimpse into the endless possibilities of your dream home. Each house plan in our […]

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Why is the American Modern Farmhouse Design So Popular These Days?

Revitalizing your home with captivating decor and furnishings can breathe new life and charm into any space. As Americans carefully choose their preferred styles, it begs the question: which designs are currently stealing the spotlight across the nation? Hovia, an esteemed interior design studio, conducted an extensive analysis of over 575 search terms related to […]

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3 Barndominium House Plans that are Hot in 2022

Barndominium House Design

After seeing the title, you might be asking, “what on earth is a barndominium.” Barndominiums offer huge spaces for fun, work, and relaxation. As the name would suggest, barndominium plans, or barn house plans, are fashioned in the style of country barns. However, they are much more exciting than your average farm storage building. Here […]

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What to Know About French Country House Plans

If you are looking for a home that is sophisticated, arty, and elegant, then a French Country home might be your perfect choice. They offer a unique European style and charm, whether you are admiring them from the curb or taking a tour inside. They are primarily inspired by homes from Provence, which is a […]

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New Home Sales and Manufacturing Signal Rising Economy

Even though raw materials continue to be in scarce demand, U.S manufacturing activity in Q3 of this year was incredibly strong. As our economy reopens, there has been a sharp increase in domestic demand. This may not be sustainable, but it is a good sign as factories look to get back on their feet. IHS […]

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ICF Construction in Single Family Homes

What are the pros and cons using ICF Construction for my home? ICF = Insulated concrete form (ICF) is a system of expanded polystyrene (EPS) rigid blocks separated by plastic web spacers. It is used as an integrated concrete form to pour a concrete wall instead of a traditional wood form. … and it is so […]

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Should Your New House Plan Include an Office Space?

Modern Home Office

Working from home has become more common than ever before. Even though most people started this practice because of the Covid-19 pandemic, many continue to do so. This means that having a home office has never been more important. Sure, there are those who can find places in their homes to work, such as the […]

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Home Remodels & New House Construction Booming During COVID 19

Shed roof modern house plan

When Covid-19 hit the United States in March 2020, it affected millions of businesses around the country and caused many to close their doors temporarily and some business to permanently shut down. These businesses included those related to new home construction, renovation, and repair; many families had to delay projects they had been planning. But, […]

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What Are the Most Popular and Widely Used Features in New Home Design and Construction?

Garage with a Pool House Plan

When it comes to real estate, whether selling, buying, or having a home built, you want to know what elements are currently the most popular. With life seemingly moving faster than ever, designs that are energy efficient and allow people to be organized and comfortable without much extra work seem to be all the rage […]

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