Standard Features

December 2003 Sheet

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Exterior Features
  • Wide white trim or vinyl louvered shutters, choice of colors, front windows, per plans
  • Vinyl overhangs and aluminum trim, in white
  • Seamless aluminum gutters and downspouts with enamel finish
  • Concrete drive, street to house, 1020 sq. ft. allowance, based on 50' setback
  • Concrete walkway from drive to house
  • Dimensional roof shingles, variety of colors
  • Roof overhangs all around
  • Three garden hose connections: front, back, and garage
  • Two weatherproof GFI exterior outlets: front and back
  • Raised panel, baked enamel steel garage door, choice of colors
  • Hidden ridge vents
  • Garage door opener with 2 remotes
  • Soil put aside and reused later for final grading
  • Brick or stone veneer on front of foundation, above grade, choice of styles and colors (per sq. ft.)
  • Maintenance-free vinyl siding, double 4/5, standard, or dutch lap styles, in choice of many colors

Energy-Saving Features
  • Foam filled insulated basement walls
  • Gas 50 gal. quick recovery, power vent water heater
  • Pella maintenance-free solid vinyl windows, double-hungs, sliders, and picture units in white thermal insulated Low-E glass; top and bottom tilt-in for easy cleaning, full screens, colonial grids on front windows, and transferable limited lifetime warranty
  • Insulated solid vinyl basement windows with screens, glass block available
  • Insulated fiberglass 6 panel front door with windows, insulated steel 6 panel garage doors, others available
  • All exterior corner cavities and basement joints end packed with fiberglass
  • Exterior seams are sealed before drywall for minimal outside air penetration
  • Exterior cantilevers sealed with sheathing and insulated with R-30
  • Shim spaces around windows and doors are packed with fiberglass
  • Roof vents and fully vented overhangs
  • 95% efficiency gas furnace and 13 SEER efficiency central air conditioning, both sized for maximum efficiency
  • R-13 insulation in all exterior walls with R-4.17 house wrap
  • R-30 insulation in heated cathedral ceilings
  • R-38 insulation in heated flat ceilings

Bathroom Features
  • Molded one-piece white fiberglass tub and shower enclosures
  • Separate garden tub and shower in master bath, most plans, ceramic tile around garden tub with your choice of styles and colors
  • Bi-pass shower door in master bath
  • Vanity cabinets in all bathrooms, same styles available as kitchen
  • Plate glass mirrors above all vanities
  • Moen chrome bath fixtures, throughout, choice of 2 styles, others available
  • Chrome tissue holders and towel bars in all baths, others available
  • Choice of countertops in a variety of colors
  • Mansfield drop-in porcelain white sinks
  • Mansfield porcelain white toilets
  • Individual shut off valves on all water supply lines
  • Bath fans, vented, in all baths
  • Fan/lights as shown per individual plan

Kitchen Features
  • Water line for refrigerator
  • Recessed light above kitchen sink
  • Dishwasher allowance of $400
  • Kitchen range allowance of $500 (gas or electric, buyer's choice)
  • Microwave/hood allowance of $300
  • Built-in's, per individual plan
  • Mid Continent cabinets, with choice of oak in multiple colors
  • Island or peninsula cabinets, per individual plan
  • Pantry cabinets with roll-out trays, or walk-in pantry and lazy Susan, per individual plan
  • Timberlake cabinets, with choice of maple or oak in multiple colors
  • Choice of standard laminate square edge countertops in a wide variety of colors and styles
  • Stainless steel double bowl sink with vegetable sprayer and garbage disposal
  • Most plans can be built with or without soffits above cabinets, your choice
  • Merillat cabinets, with choice of maple, birch, or oak in multiple colors

Structural Features
  • 12" wide, 12 course, block foundation, re-bar, and durawall reinforced, sealed with parging, thuroseal, and tar
  • Rigid footer drains outside with clean-outs and inside footer drains
  • Storm sewers for footers and gutters
  • Sump pump supplied, if lot requires
  • High quality lumber used throughout
  • 10 year limited structural warranty, transferable if home is sold
  • 16" on-center framing throughout, 24" on-center pre-engineered roof trusses
  • Steel support I-Beams
  • 3/4" tongue and groove flooring, glued and nailed with underlayment
  • 7/16" wood sheathing on walls
  • 7/16" wood sheathing on roof with H-support clips
  • Solid 2x10 or larger headers throughout

Interior Features
  • Gas direct-vent or woodburning (if code allows) fireplace with ceramic tile face and hearth, deluxe wood mantel, choice of colors
  • 1% of base price allowance for your choice of lighting fixtures
  • $2.00 a sq. ft. flooring allowance, for your choice, throughout house
  • Laundry hookups, with dryer vent (gas or electric, buyer's choice)
  • Laundry tub, most plans
  • Structured wiring media panel, with four CAT5 phone jacks and three RG6 cable jacks, your choice of locations, expandable for future jacks
  • Security system, pre-wire
  • Central vacuum system, pre-plumb
  • Smoke detectors on all levels, 110 volt, linked with battery backup for maximum safety
  • CO detector(s), per local codes
  • Colonial style wood trim, painted white
  • Wood trimmed around all windows, all doors, and baseboards throughout
  • Interior doors, choice of styles, painted white
  • Painting of interior walls, choice of 3 colors
  • Poplar railings, stained or painted, your choice
  • Garage and closets completely textured
  • White wire shelving in closets
  • Satin nickel or brass door handles, exterior locks and deadbolts, all keyed alike
  • 150 amp main underground electrical service (200 amps on houses 2,500 sq. ft. and over)
  • Doorbell system, garage opener wiring
  • Numerous electrical outlets and wall switches, in and out, per code, your choice of white or ivory
  • GFI outlets in bathrooms, kitchen, basement, and garage
  • Floor drain in garage and basement
  • Sound system, pre-wire, for one room
  • Sunburst "swirl" design in dining room ceiling

All features above included in base price. Features subject to change with local building codes.

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