Construction Details

Everything is custom and can be changed to meet a customer’s needs or wants, this is a description of how we typically do things:

Site Preparation

  • Lot Clearing, all stumps and organic matter removed.
  • Foundation pads built with select fill according to engineers specifications.

Foundation

  • Engineered Foundation Designs.
  • 3000 psi 5 sac concrete.
  • All steel rebar mat used in all applications, no wire mesh.
  • Pre-Treatment for termite protection.

Framing

  • All #2 framing materials, 16” o.c.
  • Choice of 2×4 or 2×6 exterior walls.
  • All joist sized according to code, I-joist and open web joist used in some applications.
  • All rafters on 16” centers, sized according to span and load.
  • Techshield roof decking for radiant barrier.
  • Solid Techshield exterior wall sheathing.
  • 1 1/8” plywood subflooring used in two story applications.
  • Hardie soffit, facia and siding in most applications.

Insulation

  • Open cell spray foam building envelope insulation.
  • Other insulation systems available.

Windows and Exterior Doors

  • Vinyl, Aluminum, Wood, and Clad windows all available.
  • Double Pane with Low E glass standard in all applications.
  • Awning, Single Hung, Double Hung, Casement, Picture Windows, Glass Block Windows, all available as choices.
  • Fiberglass, Metal and Wooden Exterior doors available as choices.
  • Front door unites with sidelights and Transoms available.
  • Built-in Blinds available as options for doors with glass.

Roofing

  • Typical 30 year composition dimensional shingles.
  • Custom metal roofing available, standing seam, Copper, metal shingles all options.
  • Custom tile roofing available.

Mechanical

  • 14 SEER HVAC units standard, upgradeable to 20 SEER.
  • Geothermal systems available.
  • All copper wiring, 12 ga. or larger.
  • 200 amp to 600 amp service available depending on needs of house.
  • Whole house surge protectors available.
  • Tank-less gas water heaters used where applicable.
  • Pex water supply piping with manifold system.
  • Choice of all plumbing and lighting fixtures.

Trim and Cabinetry

  • Custom Cabinetry. Choice of woods (Alder, Oak, Beech, Birch, Maple, Hickory, Cherry, Pine, Black Walnut, or paint grade).
  • Typical raised panel painted doors. Pine and Alder available as stain grade options.
  • All wood shelving.
  • Built-ins, entertainment centers, closet systems, custom pantries, desk, bookcases, and more available.
  • Paint grade, and stain grade trim, casing, crown molding and chair rails available.
  • Custom staircases with wood or metal balusters and railing available.

Flooring

  • Choices of Wood, Laminate, Carpet, Tile, Slate, Marble, Stained and/or scored concrete.

Counter Tops

  • Granite, Silestone, Endurance, and other solid surfaces available.
  • Baths with granite, cultured marble, cultured granite or tile counters.
  • Tile or solid surface backsplashes.

Baths

  • Custom built showers, including doors, glass walls, and steam units available.
  • Custom bath tubs, decking and surround.

Hardware

  • Choice of all door, cabinet, bath and closet hardware.
  • Custom Mirrors.

Other Items Available

  • Driveways, Sidewalks, patios
  • Decks – wood or composite materials
  • Swimming pools
  • Alarm systems
  • Sprinkler Systems
  • Yards and Landscaping
  • Water Wells
  • Septic Systems
  • Retaining Walls
  • Safe Rooms and Storm Shelters
  • Backup generator systems
  • Outbuilding and Barns
  • Pipe Fencing
  • Entry Gates
  • Roads