PROCESS - BUILDER ON-SITE CONSTRUCTION BEGINS
Laying Out The Site and Building
Install temporary power and have electricity hooked
up. Lay out site, install batter boards, dig foundation
trenches and install the foundation forms. Pour footings,
build foundation walls and piers, and install mud sills.
Have the foundation inspected.
Setting House Units
Work crews lift components by crane onto the foundation.
Install knee boards, collar ties and rafter supports.
Install gable end walls, structure wood and supports.
Install roof vents. Install roof underlayment and shingles
on hinge rows. Install ridge cap shingles.
If applicable, cut out roof, install dormer walls, trusses,
roof decking, roof edge, tar paper, roll roofing in
valleys, install shingles, metal flashing on front wall,
install windows and finish trim. Read more about dormer types, click here.
Complete installation of exterior siding and trim, soffit
and fascia. install windows in gable ends. Paint exterior
doors and door jambs. Install shutters and optional
exterior storm/security doors. Install landscaping.
Complete Plumbing, Wiring
and Utility Hookups
Install any under floor mechanicals, under floor plumbing
and electrical work. Complete electrical hookup throughout
home. inspect pipelines below or through the foundation.
Provide plumbing connections for water and heater throughout
home. Install exterior water faucets. Cut dryer vents
through floor and the exterior of the house. Inspection
of plumbing and wiring. Provide electrical service from
power company. Have electric, gas and water utilities
Heating and Cooling
Install heating and air conditioning systems. Inspection
of heating and air conditioning systems.
Steps, Porches, Decks, Driveways
Install steps, porches, decks, driveways and sidewalks
Finish interior wall and ceiling drywall repairs and
painting. Complete installation of archway and casing.
Install stairway walls, drywall, and stair rails to
second floor and paint, where applicable. Finish flooring,
carpet to carpet splice, carpet to tile splice. Finish
installing interior doors and trim. Finish installing
light fixures and ceiling fans. Finish installing shower
doors, appliances and accessories.
Clean up site outside and clean inside. Provide grading
and seeding of disturbed land areas. Have the final
inspection and secure certificate of occupancy. Move
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