Build Your Family With Us

Elements realizes that families come in all shapes and sizes. Additionally, we also realize to build your own home can be different for everyone. Because at Elements, we are a big, fun, friendly family. Furthermore, we’re enthusiastic and energetic. Therefore, we have a great time while creating communities for our homeowners to live out their dreams.

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Not just another home builder helping you build your own home.

Our homes are tailored to their owners’ unique tastes. Between our classic architecture, designer selections, and customized floor plans, we design for real life and construct for the long run. So, when you build with us, you build your own house for the future.

We know that home is not just a structure.

Home is the whole package—the communal spaces, the surrounding green space, the other amenities, and the people around you. This is why when you build your own house, Elements connects your home to the outside and to the community it is in.

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Build your own home with partners that will build the house of your dreams.

Since your builder will be a part of your life during this process, we recommend you choose one that’s great to work with. From the outset, we forge a relationship with each homeowner. We offer choices, listen, and make the process simple and smooth.

Behind The Scenes

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Dane Lytle – Custom Home Builder / Head Designer

Dane Lytle started his residential design career in 1994, and has worked in Los Angeles, Oklahoma, and now South Carolina. While in LA, he worked for award winning architect, Michael C.F. Chan. Since this firm worked with high-end clients, such as Jennifer Lopez and Roger Penske, Dane earned endless knowledge. Since 2000, Dane has built numerous projects and designed hundreds of homes in Oklahoma, Texas, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida. Also, he designed and built Vesica Piscis Chapel in Catoosa, Oklahoma. Dane is a graduate from University of Central Oklahoma, holding a Bachelor of Science, and earned a Master of Business Administration from Clemson University. Continued education is a part of Dane, as he strives to learn about every new product and service that will benefit his clients.

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About Us – Residential Architectural Design

Elements, is also an residential architectural design firm serving the public for over 25 years. Uniquely we offer home plan designs to the public as well as residential builders in all 50 states. Because of this we have many stock house plans to choose from. However, if needed, we can design a custom house plan that meets your individual needs. Also, our distinctive designs offer many architectural design styles at affordable prices. So what are you waiting for? Let’s start designing your dream house today!

We provide complete architectural design plans with proven construction and blueprints that meet all FHA and VA specifications. Furthermore, we provide computer aided design with AutoCAD and Softplan that allows fast and easy modifications and customization of any plan. Elements has catalogs coming soon that will feature over 150 house plans with many architectural styles and floor plans, ranging between 1,200 and 10,000+ sq.ft.

Additionally, builders are our specialty! We have been working with some of our builders for 20 years. See our review on google to see what builders are saying about us. Our Design-Build firm has given us an understanding of how homes come together. Therefore our drawings are not just theory based but can actually be built. Since we have a Design-Build company in the Upstate of South Carolina we do not offer design services in that area. Because these architectural design services could cause a conflict of interest. If you are any where else in the United States we would be happy to help and you will benefit from our knowledge from actually building a homes.

Talent & Creativity

We utilize a collaborative design approach to create an expression of the client’s lifestyle, culture and individual character. This is done while remaining functional and responsive to their daily needs and desires. Our staff can make your visions a reality.

Custom Design

With 30 years of experience we can take your criteria and create a great house plan! Testimonies from our satisfied clients prove that our floor plans combined with architectural integrity of each of our designs create a timeless home!

Interior Design

Elements House Plans offers interior design services for new construction and extensive home remodels. We can help you put the finishing touches on your home by selecting the perfect fixtures, finishes, and materials to suit your style and budget.