View and download Southern Living house plans from HousePlans.SouthernLiving.com, a special section of the official Southern Living website. Basic floor plans are free, and detailed study plans can be downloaded for a fee.
Visitors to the Southern Living website can search house plans by information such as architect, square footage, number of bedrooms and number of floors. An advanced search option includes criteria such as home style, foundation type, master bedroom location and extra features. Once located, the selected plan can be viewed, and the basic details, description and low resolution construction drawings can be downloaded as a free PDF. Visitors can purchase full size construction drawings, blueprints and other commercial plan packages.
Southern Living House Plans offers free quotes on customized house plans prepared by professional designers from Architectural Overflow.
Interested customers can become members of the Southern Living Custom Builder program, which matches members with builders, house plans and home building products. Recommended custom home builders and designers are chosen by Southern Living based on experience, knowledge and reputation, and a directory of builders by state is provided.
Southern Living magazine often includes articles on specific house plans and on particular features of home building. Online versions of the articles include links to the downloadable plans on the house plans website.