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Copyright © 1997, 2013 The COOL House Plans Company
The COOL House
Plans Company products and services are protected by United States
Copyright Law and International Treaty Provisions. You may not
modify, duplicate in any form, rent, lease, loan, distribute or
create derivative works based on information provided in whole
or in part. Any reproductions or modifications by means now known
or hereafter invented, without the express written consent of
The COOL house plans company is strictly prohibited and will be
prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
the minimum of a full set of House Plans you are granted the right
to build that home one time (Unless otherwise stated).
Only the original
purchaser has the right to build one home from the plans purchased,
you may not rent, lease, loan, give, transfer or sell the plans.
A client may purchase plans for a builder to build a home for
is illegal to create derivative works without having purchased
the right to do so, even if you are planning on making extensive
changes to the design, copyright laws require you to purchase
a copy of the plans.
Under International Copyright Laws...
It is illegal
to make copies from home blueprints. You may however make up to 12
sets of prints (build the house 1 time) when you purchase a reproducible
vellum set from The COOL House Plan Company.
It is illegal
to have plans drawn based in whole or in part on plans presented by The COOL House
Plans Company house plans, catalogs, designs, web pages, or marketing
literature without having first purchased the plans.
It is illegal
to build a home more than once without purchasing additional Construction
Licenses (unless otherwise noted).
It is illegal
to rent, lease, loan, give, transfer or sell The COOL House Plan
Company house plans. Only the original purchaser has the right
to build from the building plans purchased.
plans and specifications contained in these documents is provided
"as is" without warranty, either expressed or implied,
including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability,
fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. COOL House Plan
Company assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions
in these pages or other documents which are referenced by or linked
to these web pages.
to corporations, services and products, are provided "as
is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied.
In no event shall The COOL House Plan
Company be liable for any
special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any
kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation,
those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or
not advised of the possibilities of damage, and on any theory
of liability arising out of or in connection with the use or performance
of the information.
could include technical or other inaccuracies or typographical
errors. The COOL House Plan
Company assumes no liability for
errors or omissions in these documents and reserves the right
to make changes at any time.
The COOL House Plan
Company and the The COOL House Plan
Company logo are trademarks
and service marks of The COOL House Plan
Company. All other brand
and product names are trademarks, registered trademarks or service
marks of their respective holders.
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Online Home Plan Ordering
The COOL House Plan Company
uses its own Secure Server for Online Orders and Credit Card transactions
using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology provided by Authorize.Net.
We provide Secure, On-Line I-Check service for those of
you who would rather pay with a check.
Secure, On-Line PayPal service for those of you who would
rather pay with a PayPal account.
We hold the
privacy and security of our site visitors and members in the highest
regard. The following information explains what kind of information
is gathered on our site and how that information is used.
We can be
reached via email at email@example.com, postal mail at
The COOL House Plan
Company, 2121 Boundary Street, Suite 208 Beaufort, SC 29902, or you can contact us by telephone at 1-800-482-0464.
Please bring to our attention any instance where you feel these
policies have been violated.
collected and what's not?
You can visit
our site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal
information. While IP addresses (the Internet address of a computer)
are logged to track a user's session, the user remains anonymous.
Tracking IP addresses gives us an idea of which parts of our site
users are visiting and how long they spend there. We do not link
IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. This means that
a user's session is tracked, but the user is anonymous. The user's
browser also lets us know the type of computer and operating system
the e-mail addresses of only those who have requested or downloaded
products from us.
credit card information retained?
After your order has been processed, shipped and verification
of delivery has been obtained, your credit card information is
eradicated from our files.
Do Our Sets of Home Plans and Garage Plans Include?
Construction blueprints are detailed, clear and concise. All blueprints
are designed by home designers and/or licensed architects and each
home plan is designed to meet one of the nationally recognized building
codes (the Uniform Building Code, Standard Building Code, International Residential Code, or Basic
Building Code) at the time and place that particular home building plan was drawn.
The blueprints for most home designs include the following elements,
but the presentation of these elements may vary depending on the
size and complexity of the home and the style of the individual
Elevations: show the front, rear and sides of the house, including
exterior materials, details and measurements.
Plans: include drawings for a standard, daylight or partial
basement, crawlspace, pier, or slab foundation. All necessary
notations and dimensions are included. (Foundation options will
vary for each plan. If the home you want does not have the type
of foundation you desire, contact the designer/architect of your
Elevations: (call 1-800-482-0464 before ordering to confirm) show the specific details of cabinets (kitchen,
bathroom). We suggest contacting local cabinet and fireplace distributors
for sizes and styles.
Electrical Layouts: (call 1-800-482-0464 before ordering to confirm) show the suggested locations for switches,
fixtures and outlets. These details may be shown on the floor
plan or on a separate diagram.
House Floor Plans: show the placement of interior walls and the
dimensions for rooms, doors, windows, stairways, etc., of each
level of the house.
Due to regional variations, local availability of materials, local
codes, methods of installation, and individual preferences, it
is impossible to include detail on heating and plumbing work on your plans.
The duct work, venting, and other details will vary depending on the type of heating and cooling
system (forced air, hot water, electric, solar) and the type of
energy (gas, oil, electricity, solar) that you use. These details
and specifications are easily obtained from your builder, contractor,
and/or local suppliers.
Although The COOL House Plan
Company and our affiliated house designers
and architects make every effort to ensure the accuracy of our
plan information, we reserve the right to make corrections on
our floor plans and/or elevations if changes occur.
Note: Photographed homes may be modified from their original
construction documents to suit homeowners' preferences.
Attention CA, OR, SC, WA, and NV residents: Our house plans do not meet Earthquake Seismic/Wind code requirements. Energy Analysis is not included.
Attention GA, SC, FL, and NC Coastal residents: Plans may have to be engineered to meet local Hurricane/Wind codes.
Attention AL, AZ, CO, CT, DE, FL, ID, LA, KY, MD, MA, MN, NV, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, UT, and VA residents: Plans may have to be engineered to meet local building codes. Please call your local building department before placing order.
COOL House Plan
Company Shipping Policy
to Home Building Plans during Transit: If you do receive a damaged item, sign the receipt and write
"Damaged" next to your signature. If you suspect the
package is damaged but have not yet opened it, ask the delivery
person to give you an opportunity to physically inspect the package
in their presence. If that is not possible, save the carton and
all packing materials for inspection by the shipping company.
In any case, please contact The COOL House Plan
Company and we
will reship your order and resolve the situation as soon as possible.
Shipments: If a order is returned to us by the shipping company, either because
no one was home to accept delivery, or any other reason, please
be aware that we will be unable to credit shipping charges on
any returned orders.
Availability: All orders are usually shipped the next business day.
In the unlikely event that an item you wish to order is out of
stock or temporarily unavailable, we will notify you in writing,
phone, or e-mail. Unless you tell us otherwise, we will ship your
ordered item as soon as possible. If we will not be able to ship
an item within 10 days from receipt of your paid order, you may
request a refund.
Freight Terms: FOB Shipping Point
and General Shipping Time Information
All orders are usually shipped the next business day. In the unlikely event that
an item you wish to order is out of stock or temporarily unavailable,
we will notify you in writing, phone, or e-mail. Unless you tell
us otherwise, we will ship your ordered item as soon as possible.
If we are not be able to ship an item within 10 days from receipt
of your paid order, you may request a full refund. Carrier may take until 7:00 PM to deliver package.
You will receive an e-mail order confirmation immediately after
placing your order.
Review Sets and/or AutoCAD files may be shipped Regular US Mail (designer preference).
If you have questions, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call our offices at 1-800-482-0464, Monday through Friday,
8:00 am to 5:00 PM EST.
of Sale Policy
agrees to comply with all local codes and building regulations.
The house plans featured in The COOL House Plan
Company web site
are prepared by independent building designers and architects.
All plans comply with national recognized building codes (either
the Uniform Building Code, Standard Building Code, or Basic Building
Code) in effect at the time they were drawn. Because local and
state building regulations vary from region to region and are
constantly changing, absolute conformance to purchaser's specific
requirements is impossible. Therefore, COOL House Plan
authorizes the sale and uses of these plans expressly conditioned
upon the purchaser's obligation and agreement to strictly comply
with all applicable codes, ordinances, regulations and requirements.
Note that certain states require the services and seal of an architect
registered in that state.
Purchaser agrees to check and verify all dimensions and materials
before construction. Due to regional variations, COOL House Plan
Company cannot and does not guarantee the availability of
any materials or products suggested or specified on plans. Any
discrepancies or questions must be reported to the respectful
designer/architect prior to the start of construction.
Purchaser agrees that the use of the plan is for the construction
of one house only, and that the plan or any part of it will not
be reproduced by any means without the written consent of the
Prices and conditions are subject to change without notice. All
sales are final, no refunds.
plans ordered through The COOL House Plan
Company are provided
as-is and The COOL House Plan
Company disclaims all other warranties,
express or implied, including merchantability or fitness of purpose.
Construction plans may not be returned for credit and/or refund
under any circumstances. The COOL House Plan
Company is not liable
for incidental, special, consequential, or indirect damages of
any kind, including, but not limited to, loss of anticipated profits,
business opportunity, or other economic loss arising out of the
use of services or any construction plans received from The COOL House Plan
Company even if The COOL House Plan
Company has been
advised of the possibility of such damage.
It is the customer's responsibility to ensure the accuracy, compliance
with applicable statute or regulation, and fitness of purpose
of any plans or construction information received from The COOL House Plan
Company prior to use thereof. In the event any liability
is imposed on The COOL House Plan
Company, The COOL House Plan
Company's liability to you or any third party shall not exceed
the price paid for The COOL House Plan
It is the customer's responsibility to verify the contents of an order they place with 30 days of receiving said order. In the event that an order is missing specific items or contains the wrong plan, customer must contact The COOL House Plan Company immediatly.
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All pricing published on our website are in US Dollars.
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Pricing and conditions subject to change without notice.
Due to the very large number of plans and price options for those plans offered by The COOL house plans company, data entry and other errors inevitably may occur in the text and pricing shown on this website. Consequently, please be advised that The COOL house plans company reserves the right to correct such errors as they are discovered, and no order and pricing with respect to that order shall be final until confirmed by The COOL house plans company.
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