If you have already make sure that to design your home without the help of an architect then you need to make some planning to gather the information and resources to enable you to design your own home. You have required gathering some knowledge in the planning of your dream home. You need to look for the accurate documents which can serve to direct your planning efforts. You should make a requirement list so that you can add it to your design later. However, you should be organized to design your own home. You should consider different designs to find the perfect design that suits your need. You should take your own time to think about how to use each space of your home and the circulation through and around the spaces. You can consider a 3D visualization if you are having a hard or difficult time in visualizing a design.
Planning the new home is a most serious moment of process, and most fun. So, capitalize on magical inspiration each project requires to make the house, home – yours! So, capture lightning in the bottle, which motivates you in a first place for designing your home. Write that down, keep the scrap book, bookmark the pictures in books, and whatever the preferred method.
Write down price quote, phone number and budget amount. Take plenty of pictures and digital cameras make that easy and cheap. Shoot each angle of the building you like. and you can find more of detail in photos than you have seen personally. Keep the scrapbook of the magazine articles, business cards, newspaper articles, and so on. Start compiling the list of each detail that you like from the different resources. More information you may give to the architect and builder about the paint colors, plumbing fixtures, door hardware, built-ins, counter-tops, appliances, stair details, and so on prior to you start the construction, more likely you can hit the housing budget.