SOURCE: Home Design Alternatives

Home Design Alternatives

June 01, 2011 10:02 ET

HDA, Inc. Redesigns Its Build Your Own Shed, Deck and Garage Manuals

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - Jun 1, 2011) - House Plans and More, a St. Louis-based home plan publisher and book distributor, has redesigned their most popular do-it-yourself book series. This three book series includes the BuildYour Own Shed Manual, Build Your Deck Manual and the Build Your Own Garage Manual. Featuring hundreds of plans from their collection of do-it-yourself projects, these manuals focus on the process of building the project rather than the designing of the project. While each of these do-it-yourself manuals offers a wide range of best-selling projects for purchase, HDA, Inc. also has their own project website that offers all of the projects in their collection. Their website, showcases more than 800 projects ranging from fully equipped garage plans to decorative yard art.

This website makes it easy to find just the project plan you are looking for with categories including garages, sheds, decks & gazebos, buildings, home additions, backyard/indoor projects and yard art. Many of these plans include step-by-step instructions and material lists to make the project even easier.

HDA, Inc. took their three best-selling categories of projects from their website - shed, deck and garage and published building manuals for each category and included best-selling plans for purchase. These three manuals can be found at home improvement retailers across the country.

"Do-it-yourself project plans are a simple way to enhance the beauty and functionality of your home, plus increase the value," says Lagaila Baalman, HDA Manager of Design and Designer Relations.

In addition to these three Build Your Own Manuals, has everything from sunroom add-ons to poolside structures, vacation cabins to birdhouses, and even patio furniture and toy chests. The detailed instructions and material lists help customers build their projects with ease. Plus, HDA goes a step further with a fully staffed technical assistance line available to answer any questions that may arise throughout the building process.

In addition to their project plans, HDA also offers more than 17,000 home plans available for purchase on Equipped with an abundance of search features, finding your dream home has never been easier.

HDA also publishes nearly 20 custom house plan books and magazines available nation wide at home improvement stores and other retailers. For more information on their project plans, please visit For corporate information, please visit

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