Our Builder-Centric℠ preferred builder program is a great way for builders to add more home designs to your portfolio at a lower cost as well as take advantage of extra savings.
Choose between our GOLD or PLATINUM Programs and watch your savings multiply! Get study plan sets for a fraction of the cost – use them to estimate building costs and review design options with customers before you buy. Also, choose one FREE upgrade with every order, such as an alternate foundation or reverse plan set.
Best of all, if you join under the PLATINUM Program you’ll receive 15% off every plan license you purchase; or 10% off under the GOLD Program. Realize savings every time you order a plan license directly from Design Basics!
If you’re a builder looking to expand your portfolio with buildable designs in a cost-effective manner, contact us today to enroll in Builder-Centric.
Kickstart Your Neighborhood℠
Expand your portfolio without the risk: Choose 5 plans for estimating purposes and market the plans with color rendered artwork.
You’ll be enrolled in our Builder-Centric PLATINUM program and receive all the additional benefits offered.
Builder-Centric℠ Program Benefits
Save on EVERY home plan license purchased!
Get 15% offǂ your plan service home plan license when purchased directly from Design Basics – single- or unlimited-build (excludes plan alterations and design or drafting of custom home plans). Plus, 15% off product purchases.
(ǂExcludes home plans by W.L. Martin Home Designs - #24000 to #24999.)
Get 10% offǂ your plan service home plan license when purchased directly from Design Basics – single- or unlimited-build (excludes plan alterations and design or drafting of custom home plans). Plus, 10% off product purchases.
(ǂExcludes home plans by W.L. Martin Home Designs #24000 to #24999.)
$100 Study Plan Sets
Sometimes you need to price out a home in order to get the sale, but you need to have the plans in order to get accurate bids. As a Builder-Centric member you can order estimating Study Sets* for up to five (5) different home plans per year for just $100 per study set! (Starting with the 6th plan, Study Sets are $250 each.)
*NOT FOR CONSTRUCTION PURPOSES. Applies to Design Basics, Design Basics/HBN, Scholz Design, Carmichael & Dame Designs, and Plan Pros, Inc. home plans. Full construction prints only (PDF or CAD files). Excludes custom designs. Does not apply to prior plan license purchases. Cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount.
One FREE Upgrade* per Plan Licensed
Alternate Exterior Wall Framing
2" x 4"
2" x 6"
Forward + Right Reading Reverse Plans
No-Step Entry Floor Plan
A No-Step Entry floor plan means there are no barriers to enter the home from the front door or the garage entry. This is helpful for occupants and guests with limited mobility.
*For each plan licensed, choose one available upgrade for that plan: Alternate foundation (basement, crawl, or slab); Alternate exterior wall framing (2x4" or 2x6"); Forward + Reverse plans; No-Step Entry floor plan; or a Materials list (not all upgrades available for all plans). Applies to Design Basics, LLC, Scholz Design, Carmichael & Dame Designs, and Plan Pros, Inc. home plans. Full construction prints only (PDF, sets, or CAD files). Excludes custom designs. Does not apply to prior plan license purchases. Cannot be combined with any other promotion or discount.
Livability At a Glance™
Let us help you promote your business! We offer a wide-range of marketing and promotional items to help you promote your business, feature home plans, and sell your homes.
Items include, but are not limited to:
• Customized Promotional Handouts
• Digital Plan Library
• Plan Promotional Licenses
• Yard and Development Signage
• Sales Brochures
• Corporate Identity and Logo Development
• Model Home and Sales Center Graphics
• And, much more!
As a member of our Builder-Centric program, you’ll never pay full price for materials to promote your business again!
New Trend Makeover
50% OFF Your 1st New Trend Makeover
Trends and preferences change. Send it to us (CAD file, preferred), and we’ll update your plan with the latest design thought and must-have amenities! Increase marketability while staying with a home design you are familiar with – both in terms of construction and cost. We will send you back the revised floorplan layout, keeping your original footprint. (Note: The makeover is a design concept; no changes to the construction drawings.)
New Trend Makeover Example:
• Open floorplan concept
• Flex room, rather than formal dining
• Rear foyer with discrete laundry and drop zone
• Expansive entertaining kitchen with large island and walk-in pantry
• Expandable dining area for large gatherings
• Oversized spa shower with no door in owner’s bath
• Linen storage in owner’s bath
• Compartmented hall bath with natural light
• More storage in bedroom 2; more light for bedroom 3
New Trend Makeover
You’re looking for a certain plan, possibly for a client, or maybe a new model or spec home. Let the experts at Design Basics do the searching for you! Share your design parameters with our plan professionals and they’ll find a selection of plans that fit your specific opportunity. Save time and review only the most likely plan candidates.
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