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Favorite Floor Plan Designer | Frank Betz Associates

Posted by Penny Hull on Tue, Dec 08, 2015 @ 13:12 PM

Custom Home Plan Architects:

Frank Betz Associates, Inc. offers a massive selection of creative and appealing new custom home plans. Looking for the right floor plan to fit your lifestyle and budget? See what Frank Betz has to offer, and contact Stanton Homes to get a full cost estimate on your new home.

Home Plans by Frank Betz | Custom Home Plan Options

How to Search for Floor Plans:

The Frank Betz website offers multiple ways to search for floor plans.

1. Home Plan Options

Frank Betz offers sample floor plans in a variety of popular styles, including:

2. Searchable Database of Floor Plans

Frank Betz offers a searchable database of home plans, here, with search criteria such as:

  • Floor plan type (one story, two story, main floor master)
  • Number of bedrooms
  • Number of bathrooms
  • Home size (square feet)
  • Laundry room location and
  • Specialty rooms

Frank Betz Associates are one of the most prolific (and popular!) designers of floor plans.  The database offers over one thousand unique floor plans to choose from.   

What does it Cost to Build a Frank Betz Home Plan?

Stanton Homes can give you an easy, free cost estimate for your favorite Frank Betz floor plans.  See photo galleries of Frank Betz home plans recently built in North Carolina by Stanton Homes:

Contact Stanton Homes at 919-278-8070 or visit to see what the excitement is all about.


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What is a Cape Cod Style House Plan? Cape Cod Homes in Raleigh

Posted by Penny Hull on Fri, May 04, 2012 @ 09:05 AM

What is a Cape Cod Style House Plan?

Cape Cod Homes in Raleigh

The term "Cape Cod" originates from home designs in the city of Cape Cod, Massachusetts - and the modern Cape Cod home pulls elements from traditional colonial New England homes.

What gives a North Carolina home Cape Cod style?

What is a Cape Cod Style House Plan? Cape Cod Homes in Raleigh

A Cape Cod style house plan is defined by:

 - 1.5 stories (with the second story left unfinished in some cases for future expansion)

 - Main floor master bedroom

 - Additional bedrooms located on the second story. Cape Cod homes can have a large number of bedrooms for a given square footage.

 - Dormers

 - Symmetrical, "clean" exterior facade (number and placement of windows on each side of the front door) and little ornamentation

 - Similarly symmetrical interior with a "center hall layout" and rooms to the sides

What is a Cape Cod Style House Plan? Cape Cod Homes in Raleigh


 - Exterior made of real (or simulated) wood shingles or clapboard siding


 - Traditional Cape Cod homes have a central chimney, steep piched roof, and end gables.



Ask us about Cape Cod homes in Raleigh, NC.

No two Stanton Homes are alike - and our homebuyers get ideas from dozens of different home styles.

Each custom home is a result of combining our vision and the ideas of our homebuyers with the expertise of our in-house design team. Our in-house design work comes included in our custom home packages, at no extra cost to our homebuyers.


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