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Home Plan Solutions

We recognize there are many scenarios and challenges facing builders that range from design and customization limitations to changing building codes and government legislation. With over 35 years of experience, Design Basics offers economical solutions for builders:

Designer Services

No designer on staff? No problem! 

Let us be your designer with our Designer Services Program. We offer options for home plan design such as our stock home plan library and plan customization services as well as custom home design, and you can confidently promote 'your' design expertise. Options include:

  • Digital Home Design Library: Present your customers with a selection of over 2,700 plans right on your website! (See below for more information.)
  • Plan Customization: We'll work with you to modify home plans per your and/or your customer's direction, and provide a no-cost estimate of the time frame and associated fees for the desired modifications.
  • Custom Home Design: Our expert design staff with work with you and/or your customer to design the custom home desired. We will provide a no-cost estimate of the time frame and fees for the custom home design.

Bonus: With this Program, we will provide verbiage for your website so you can tell your customers about your collaboration with Design Basics in offering superior design, plan customization, and custom plan services!

Contact us for more information: 800.947.7526

Home Design Library

Home Design Library Sample

Sample Home Design Library

With Design Basics' Digital Home Design Library, present your customers with a selection of over 2,700 home plans! With our design library portal, visitors can view plans without leaving your website. This seamless interaction keeps you in control of the process while easily expanding your offering of home plans.

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Concept Plan

Who should consider buying a Concept Plan*?Concept Plan

Customers who must have home plans drawn locally to meet the specific building code requirements of their jurisdiction, including local engineering or architectural seals, but who do not require plan specific documentation or drawings.

No construction prints are included with a “Concept Plan.”

The "Concept Plan” grants you the right to change this home design to meet your specific needs and the right to construct the home. You or your local architect/drafting service draft the plan to meet your specific needs in relation to building codes in your area.

This is a legal document; please keep it in a safe place. You will need to reference the License Number when inquiring about your design.

*Click here for information on Construction License options.

 

Dimensional CAD Plan Construction License

Who should consider buying a Dimensional CAD Plan Construction License?

Customers who must have the home plans drawn locally to meet the specific building code requirements of their jurisdiction, including local engineering or architectural seals. The Dimensional Plan is a dimensioned starting point for your architect or drafting staff/service.

A Dimensional Plan includes:

  • Design Basics’ federal copyright and Construction License*
  • Scale front, side, and rear elevations
  • Fully dimensioned ¼” scale floor plans
  • Fully dimensioned ¼” scale foundation plan
  • Roof plan (aerial pitches of the roof)
  • NO structural information is included.

*Click here for information on Construction License options.

 

Full Construction Drawings – PD or CAD

All construction prints include the following:

  • Detailed, scaled floor plan(s)
  • Detailed, scaled elevations
  • Detailed, scaled foundation plan

Construction prints may include the following:

  • Detail cross sections
  • Floor structural supports
  • Roof plans and suggested electrical plans – contact us for specific details: 1.800.947.7526

Format Options:

  • Electronic prints: PDF email or CAD file
  • Many plans are available as a ‘right-reading’ reverse
  • Many plans are available as a No-Step Entry floor plan

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