Standard Construction Features

Some of Our Standard Construction Features Include:

  • Floor plans designed to allow customization to fit your lifestyle and pocketbook. Building codes and deed restrictions may apply
  • Engineered, certified, and individually inspected foundations
  • On site custom framing
  • Hurricane clips and straps to meet minimum wind speed requirements of the International Residential Code
  • Oriented Strand Board wraps the exterior walls of home followed by house wrap for added strength and filtration barrier
  • Stone and brick combinations on front elevation
  • Brick on  all four sides of home (designated areas)
  • Radiant barrier roof decking dramatically lowering attic temperatures thus reducing heat being transferred into home
  • Amazing James Hardi® masonry siding, soffit, and fascia. Termite and flame resistant
  • Primarily, soffit vents and ridge venting for home ventilation (occasionally an air hawk system is necessary)
  • Vinyl framed windows with tilt out sash and double-pane, Low-E glass for energy efficiency
  • Lifetime limited warranty architectural shingles – nailed!
  • Flow Guard Gold® plumbing system maintains water quality, is more energy efficient and results in reduced maintenance and greater reliability
  • High efficiency energy saving gas water heater(s) with electronic igniter
  • Natural gas connection off back porch for outdoor barbeque
  • High efficiency air conditioning systems
  • Dual or zoned A/C per plan
  • Efficient gas heater(s) with electronic igniter (no pilot to light)
  • Additional A/C return in master bedroom for improved comfort
  • Exhaust fans in all baths
  • Exhaust fan and A/C ducting in utility room
  • A/C vent in master closet
  • Programmable thermostat with humidistat control to maximize comfort year round
  • R-13 batted insulation in exterior walls
  • R-22 batted insulation in non-flat ceiling areas and inaccessible after sheetrock
  • R-30 blown insulation in air conditioned flat ceilings
  • Pre-wired for cable TV
  • State-of-the-art CAT5 advanced wiring for communications and home entertainment on all phone lines
  • State-of-the-art RG6 digital ready coaxial cable quad shield for satellite dish and high speed internet
  • Your choice of locations for TV and phone
  • All bedrooms, family room, game rooms, porches blocked for ceiling fans
  • Soffit plugs for holiday lighting
  • Extensive use of recessed lighting
  • Fluorescent lighting in master closet, utility room, and garage
  • Under counter lighting in kitchen
  • Floor plugs (per plan)
  • 1/2 inch sheetrock throughout, 5/8 inch sheetrock in garage, and Duro-rock in showers and baths
  • Steel reinforced entry walk, public walk, driveway, and patio
  • Steel garage door
  • Seamless gutters across the front horizontal areas and back porches
  • Professionally designed landscape package to enhance curb appeal
  • Cast stone address block
  • ACES 10 year structural warranty program to give you the added peace of mind and assurance that your new home will deliver the value and enjoyment you expect

For additional information or if you have questions, please feel free to contact us.