The Design:

Each Home is designed to be both attractive & efficient with comfort in mind. Our Homes feature open style living spaces filled with light and character to compliment an entertaining alluring lifestyle.

The Lot and Foundation:

We devote many of our resources to finding quality home sites. It is our belief that a first class location is the first step of building a great home!

Each home site has soil samples taken to ensure the ground will properly support a new home. Almost all homes constructed with a Post Tension Foundation will need some soil remediation and replacement to make a firm subsurface. This information is also key to sizing the depth of the foundation and the steel size and placement.

For Your Piece of Mind

The following 3rd party inspections are also provided

  • Foundation Steel Placement
  • Engineering Company Provides Pour Monitor During Foundation Concrete Being Poured
  • Structural Wood Framing
  • HVAC & Insulation
  • Energy Code Testing and Inspection
  • Compliance Inspections

Site-Specific Engineering for Your Home

Warranty: ACES 10-Year Builders Warranty

Energy: An energy based Engineering Company designs our Efficiency Packages. We use Teck Shield Roof Decking, Double Paned Gas Filled Insulated Windows, Poly Sealing all the Small Openings and Around Door and Window Frames and a Mixture of Cellulose and Fiberglass Insulation. High Efficiency Air Conditioning with Natural Gas Heating. We provide both Electric and Natural Gas Dryer Connections.

Exterior

Framing: Framing Designed by Structural Engineer. Walls on 2 by 4 studs with OSB Sheathing on Exterior and OSB Windstorm Selected Interior Walls.

Walls: We use a variety of cement board siding, soffit and facia: brick: designer types of wood: and/or stone to accentuate “the desired look” for each of our homes.

Insulation: R-38 Blown Cellulose in the Attic, R-13 Batt Insulation in Walls, Poly Seal Building Envelope to Avoid Air Leakage.

Windows: Double Paned Insulated Glass Windows.

Roof: 7/16″ or comparable OSB Roof Decking with Tech Shield Foil Backing with aluminum H-clips. 30 Elk or comparable shingles with soffit & ridge vents

Sheetrock: ½ Inch Sheetrock on Walls and 5/8 Inch Sheetrock on Ceilings.

  • Treated 2×4 or 2×6 Sole Plate
  • #2 Grade or comparable lumber for vertical framing
  • #2 Grade or comparable lumber for ceiling joints
  • #3 Grade or comparable lumber for rafters
  • Laminated beams as required

Exterior & Siding: Cement siding materials w decorative wood and/or stone accents

Roof

  • 7/16″ or comparable OSB with aluminum H-clips
  • 30 lb. impregnated asphalt roofing felt
  • 30 Elk or comparable shingles
  • Soffit & Ridge Vents

Windows: Energy Code compliant, double-paned vinyl, low-E windows

Doors

  • 6’-8″ French Doors where required
  • Pocket doors: Half Bath, Master Bath W/C
  • Craftsman-type front door
  • Aluminum Garage Door

Insulation

  • R-13 on exterior walls
  • R- 38 blown cellulose on ceilings
  • Polyseal

Sheetrock: 1/2 ” sheetrock on walls / 5/8″ sheetrock on ceilings

Fencing:½ Inch Sheetrock on 7′ Cedar Fence with treated rot board.

Landscaping: Professional landscaping with a sprinkler system in the front & back Yard. Drains installed to ensure proper drainage through pipes to the street.

Interior Finishes

Kitchen

  • Custom cabinetry
  • Custom Island of Quartz or Granite composition
  • Designer Tile Backsplash
  • Professional Grade Appliances
  • Designer Lighting and Plumbing Fixtures
  • Under-mount lighting and plugs

Throughout the Home

  • Hardwood Floors or Designer Hardwood Style Tile Planks with exception of wet areas
  • Pre-wired for sound
  • Shaker Style Moldings
  • Tile in Baths and Laundry
  • High Efficiency HVAC Units

Master Bath

  • Double sinks with Quartz or Granite Counters
  • Walk-in Shower with Seat and grab bars with Frameless Enclosure
  • Private Water Closet
  • Large Soaking Tub
  • Built-In Linen Closet