Don't make the mistake of keeping your floor plan decision making to yourself. If you are able to walk through physical models of homes before deciding on a floor plan, consider bringing your family along for the decision. It may help you see the reaction of your roommates, kids, significant other or others who will share the home with you. Being the “sole decision maker” can sometimes backfire on you – instead have your family weigh in on the important decision of choosing the ideal floor plan for you all
I considered lots of different house plan ideas. I suppose it's only natural given the fact that I really enjoy home design. On this page I reveal all the home design ideas that were considered during our design journey. Some ideas are mine. Some are from friends and family others came from our architects. Because they're only ideas, the sketches on this page are rough and ready, doodles really. The vast majority of these house plan ideas didn't end up in the final design. My hope is that some of the ideas here that I didn't use will give you some inspiration for your home design.