SOURCE: Home Design Alternatives

July 02, 2008 18:23 ET

HDA Redesigns Its Project Plans Web Site

Site Showcases More Than 800 Do-It-Yourself Project Plans

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - July 2, 2008) - HDA, Inc., a St. Louis-based home plans publisher has redesigned their web site,, featuring their collection of do-it-yourself project plans. This web site showcases more than 800 projects ranging from fully equipped garage apartments to decorative yard art.

The new, streamlined home page on makes it easy to find 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 come equipped with step-by-step instructions and materials lists to make the project even easier.

"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. has something for everyone, whether they are looking for a sunroom add-on, poolside structure, vacation cabin, birdhouses, patio furniture, or toy chests. The fully equipped instructions and material lists help customers to create their project plans with ease, but HDA goes a step further with a fully staffed technical assistance line available to answer questions that may arise.

In addition to their project plans, HDA also offers more than 17,000 house plans available for purchase on Equipped with an abundance of search features, finding your dream home has never been easier. These home plans are sectioned into categories to aid the search, ranging from Ranch to Luxury home plans, Traditional to Contemporary, and everything in between.

HDA, also publishes nearly 30 custom home plan books available nationwide at home improvement stores. For more information on their project plans, please visit or contact Leslie Tepen at 314-770-2228 ext. 3066 or For corporate information, please visit

HDA, Inc., headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, is one of the country's largest distributors and category managers of books and magazines to retail outlets. HDA distributes more than 31 million consumer books, magazines and other products to more than 7,000 specialty retail customers. The company also publishes its own books, magazines, home plans, project plans, wall murals and kits for creating Yard Art. HDA was founded in 1983 by Robert Ketterer and George Bearer. The company is located at 944 Anglum Road, St. Louis, Missouri, 63042-2329. For more information please call 314-770-2222 or visit

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