We Know: How to Shop for House Floor Plans Online
How much house plan information can I access without paying?
If you do a diligent search for house floor plans online, you can expect to find:
- Layout of each floor of the home
- An estimated building price
- The ability to search through the site freely
- Some sites will allow you to print low resolution and small copies
- Order information
What services can I expect to get with the purchase of my online house floor plans?
When you purchase house floor plans online, you can expect to find
- The ability to contact the designer and ask for modifications
- Financing information and recommendation
- All the necessary blueprints needed to complete the home
- Location specific cost estimates
- Plans will conform to national building codes
What can I expect to pay for online house floor plans?
When you purchase house floor plans online, you can expect to pay different
amounts according the number of services you choose. Approximate prices are:
- $100.00 for a study plan
- $1000.00 for a 6-8 set package of blueprints
- $1000.00 for a construction package (five sets) of blueprints
- $50.00 for Mirror/Reverse Sets
- $40.00 for extra sets
- $175.00 for a material list
- Shipping should also be reasonable, not exceeding $20.00 standard or $50.00 overnight.
What online house floor plan websites should I avoid?
When searching for a house floor plan online, you should avoid:
- Sites that require paid membership before you can search
- Sites that ask for too much information (you will surely be spammed)
- Sites that will only sell floor plans if you use them as the builder... You should shop for your house builder carefully.