Fine Homebuilding Partners with Houseplans to Bring Exclusive Tips and Advice to Home Builders

Newtown, CT September 20, 2013- Fine Homebuilding magazine and Houseplans are proud to announce an exclusive content-sharing partnership. Visitors to Houseplans will be provided a steady stream of content on home building and home improvement provided by Fine Homebuilding’s experts. This information will be useful to anyone contemplating or in the process of building a home. Topics include: how to estimate costs, how to structure a contract, planning kitchens, bathroom layouts that work, green building, energy efficiency, and lessons builders have learned over the years.

“With Fine Homebuilding being the the largest and most trusted residential construction magazine and Houseplans being the go-to website for tens of thousands of searchable home design plans, this partnership seemed like a natural fit,” says Anatole Burkin, Group Publisher of Fine Homebuilding.

Not only will Houseplans post Fine Homebuilding content, but customers who purchase a plan from the site will also receive a complimentary one year subscription to Fine Homebuilding magazine (print and tablet). “ We couldn’t have asked for a better partner than Fine Homebuilding magazine. We are thrilled to share the content on our site and are excited to offer this informative and trustworthy magazine to our customers,” says Jamie Roche, President & CEO of Houseplans.

To learn more about Fine Homebuilding magazine, please go to FineHomebuilding.com or to learn more about Houseplans, please visit www.houseplans.com

About Fine Homebuilding Magazine

Fine Homebuilding is the largest and most trusted residential construction magazine in America and a nationally respected showcase of beautifully designed homes. A majority of readers are professionals who use the magazine as part of their livelihood and count on Fine Homebuilding as their building bible. Fine Homebuilding provides a range of design and construction ideas from across the country and a level of honest, practical information with a special focus on more affordable homes and projects that most people could tackle on their own homes. Fine Homebuilding is published eight times a year by The Taunton Press. To learn more, please visit FineHomebuilding.com.

About Houseplans

Houseplans brings your dream home within reach providing high-quality architectural resources and advice for anyone looking to build remodel or renovate a home themselves. It's the smart alternaNve to designing a house from scratch. With tens of thousands of searchable home design plans, many from world- renowned architects, Houseplans makes the once expensive, complex process of designing a home or house project easy and affordable. Houseplans guides you through the process by allowing access to a wide range of innovative, beautiful and functional plans, affordably and efficiently. Customize a home plan to meet any budget and other criteria.