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30% off All Design Basics Home Plans

7th edition catalog home plans through March 31, 2018. Ask your associate for details

*Only home plans in the Design Basics 7th edition catalog are eligible for this promotion.

Home Plans by Carter

Home plans by Carter Lumber and Design BasicsCarter Lumber and Design Basics have combined their expertise in architecture and building materials to offer this exceptional selection of top-selling house designs. The Carter Lumber Contractor Series of Home Designs was designed from many customer requests. Carter Lumber also offers 13 classic home designs, all of which combine style and practicality. Take a look if you’re considering building. Materials shown here are just examples; we can customize your finishing touches. Carter Lumber is committed to helping you build your new home from start to finish, and we carry all building materials needed to execute these designs. For any questions regarding these homes or building materials shown, contact your local Carter Lumber location or stop by for a Home Designs catalog.

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Cost of Building a House

Here we map out the cost of building a new house

Many things, including building materials, could affect the price of your new home. Two of the more prominent factors are regulatory costs and level of amenities.

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Frequently Asked Questions on Home Plans

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