Choosing a home can be one of the most exciting times in the life of people. It involves choosing what city and street one wants to live on and the neighbors one wants to spend time with, along with where one wants to raise his family. A home also reflects the lifestyle of the one buying the home. That is why the author suggests that the right floor plan can shape how the homeowner experiences the home. He proceeds to highlight ten ways for one to choose the right floor plan for a home. The best advice is choosing the size of the home that is ideal for the family. Every family’s need differs. While some families would prefer a sprawling estate, some would make do with a two-bedroom home. To choose a floor plan, one has to decide how large a home would fit into his or her lifestyle. Next, choosing a floor plan should be based on what the individual’s design style is. One has to think of the furnishings and decorations that will go with the home when choosing a floor plan for it.
- Your first considerations should relate to the size of your home and how it can meet your family’s needs.
- Weigh the pros and cons of your proposed floor plan as you decide what your priorities are.
- Consider whether you can use your existing furniture with the new floor plan, or if you will have to buy new furniture.
“From the size and shape, to where the rooms are located in adjacent to each other can make or break your home experience.”