30 Year Architectural Shingles GAF (lifetime warranty) They have the strongest warranty in the industry. For new home owners it’s a lifetime warranty transferable one time. GAF is North America’s largest roofing manufacturer and they have been in business over 125 years, so you know when they say life time they mean it!
Dutch Lap Siding (maintenance free)
Ridge Vent Extends the life of your roof by circulating air.
Raised-Panel Shutters On all sides of the house so your house looks great from every angle!
Veneer Front Foundation (that you select) This gives your home a more personal and up-scale look.
6″ Poured foundation wall (3ft. high) A poured foundation wall is much stronger than a concrete block wall.
6 Mil Poly Vapor Barrier and Conditioned Crawl Space: Means a healthier more comfortable home. Your home will cost less to heat and cool then a home that doesn’t have a sealed crawl space. Homes with a sealed crawl space have cleaner, healthier air to breath.
R-11 Faced Bats Insulation in the sealed crawl aids in keeping your heating and cooling costs down.
Landscape Package To include one tree in the front and one tree in the back. You get bushes, what kind depends on the season and time of year. And in your package you get gutters that run under ground in the yard with pop-up drains that prevent dirt and mudd from getting on your pavers and water away from your house and foundation wall.
Paver Sidewalk Pavers will not crack, they are resistant to freeze and thaw cycles, will not absorb moisture and are not slippery.
Tyvek House Wrap Defense against air, water and wasted energy means a healthier more efficient and comfortable home. Kent county didn’t make this mandatory till Oct, 2014. So not even all recently constructed homes have it.
2″ x 6″ Studs Standard 2×6 exterior walls studs (not required by code) means more insulation can fit and stronger construction in general.
R21 Wall Insulation R 21 insulation, is required in all new homes per the new energy code.
Bradford 50 Gallon Water Tank Bradford 50 gallon water heater, no one should ever complain there isn’t enough hot water but, it’s not over kill either. That would cost you most to keep hot!
Steel support beams where needed.
American Standard AC/Trane Natural Gas Heat.
3⁄4” OSB (oriented strand board) Has no soft spots like those found in plywood. OSB has greater shear strength then plywood and has more decay resistance then plywood.
R-49 Attic Insulation
Raised Panel Solid Garage Door with Remote Opener Means you can stay in the car and open the door!
United Windows single hung Low E glass window units w/ Screens & Grilles Low E is more efficient then standard windows. The benefit is the homes are easier to heat and cool and your furniture won’t fade from sun exposure.
Roof Rafters Built On Site This allows more storage space then a truss system.
Vinyl Sleeve Over Posts Nicer then painting, more durable and will last longer.
16 x 18 Concrete Footing Keeps the home from sinking.
Aluminum Termite Shield Prevents termites from making it to your lumber! And sill plate sealer helps with drafts from between the wood and concrete.
Therma Tru Fiber Glass Front Door
2 Car garage – Unbeatable Standards! – Buy Smart – 1 Year Warranty
Yard final graded & seeded
Blacktop drive from street to garage only
Paver sidewalk from front door to driveway
Landscaping package in front of house (builder’s selection)
Conditioned crawl space with stone veneer on front wall & foundation steps (basement upgrade available)
Lime stone front step and veneer front foundation of your choice
Sill sealer at sill plates
2 ”x 6” wall studs
Floor joists as necessary
9’ Ceilings except where cathedral ceiling shown
Steel beams where applicable
3⁄4” sub floor OSB
7⁄16” wall & roof sheathing
R-49 151⁄2” blown fiberglass in the exposed flat ceilings
R-11 31⁄2” faced batts applied to the perimeter concrete walls of the crawl space
United Windows single hung Low E glass window units w/ screens & grilles
Raised panel solid non-insulated garage door with remote opener
Seamless gutters & downspouts
Therma/Tru Smooth Star insulated steel exterior doors (2 Panel)
Baffles/Proper vents to maintain ventilation
6 ml poly on ground in the crawl space
30 yr. architectural shingles with ridge vent (lifetime warranty)
Dutch Lap Siding (maintenance free)
Vinyl soffit and aluminum fascia
Raised-panel shutters on all sides of house
R-21 51⁄2” Kraft faced batts in the exterior walls
50 Gallon electric hot water heater
PVC water lines & drain lines
Trane Natural Gas Heat
American Standard AC
White fiberglass showers & tubs
Two exterior hose bibs
Double-bowl stainless steel kitchen sink
Cultured marble vanity tops
Single lever chrome faucets by Moen
Vienna round toilets by Vorten
200-amp electric service
220-volt dryer outlet
2 exterior GFI outlets
Smoke detectors to code
Front door chime
2 phone & 2 cable jacks
Standard light fixtures package (oil rubbed bronze)
GE stainless steel appliances to include electric stove, microwave above range & dishwasher.
Crown Molding Finish at the Top of the Cabinets – gives a beautiful finished look
Knobs Included It’s already done when you move in. Lots of builders don’t include them!
Granite Counter Tops – a richer look with extreme durability that will last and last
Nice Beaded Panel Board – makes for a quality finish job
9’ Ceiling – gives a more spacious feeling
42” Raised Panel Wolf Classic Cabinets (crimson,honey, walnut) – 42” for great amounts of storage and a grander look than 36” also feels more spacious by bringing your eye up
Bronze Light Fixtures – an updated look from brushed nickel
Antique White Paint – a few steps up from builder basic and really sets off your trim
2 1/4 Colonial Casing all Doors and Windows – a clean modern look
Pull Out Faucet – a not only beautiful but functional price
Double Bowl under mount sink – these sinks are much more sanitary then above mount sinks and a lot easier to clean
2 panel raised doors
1/2” drywall throughout home
Windows & doors trimmed with 2 1/4” Colonial casing