Green Building Standards Included in Our Price.
Sustainable Construction Technologies.

GREEN FEATURES INCLUDED IN OUR PRICE

OTHER BUILDERS’ UPGRADES

ENERGY EFFICIENT, GREEN FEATURES & STRUCTURAL ADVANTAGES

3000 PSI fiber-mesh concrete
to reduce cracking in all slabs.

Compare to 2500 PSI
no fiber-mesh concrete

$1,000

Spray Foam Roof Insulation.
5 ½” above A/C areas and 3 ½” above the garage.
Applied directly to the bottom of the roof decking reducing energy consumption.

Compare to blown in
or batt R-30 insulation

$5,000

40 Mil. Peel & Seal underlayment applied under shingles for double protection, provides a moisture barrier, & improves energy efficiency.

Compare to 30 lb felt gorilla brand nailed underlayment

$1,000

Energy-efficient, Low-E, maintenance-free,
vinyl, double pane, insulated single hung
windows throughout

Compare to double pane, standard windows

$1,000

Energy Star® 16 SEER central A/C system
with a heat pump

Compare to 14 SEER

$1,500

Constant fresh airflow from outside.
Returns in all bedrooms.

Air circulation inside.
No returns in all bedrooms

$1,500

Whole-Home In-Duct Air Purifier.
Kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold, and viruses.

Not available

$2,000

Low or no VOC exterior and interior paint

Compare to standard
acrylic paint

$800

 

Energy Efficient & LED lighting throughout

Standard bulbs and fixtures

$1,000

Water-efficient faucets, showerheads
and elongated water-efficient toilets

Regular faucets, showerheads
and toilets

$800

Insulated Garage Door

Non-Insulated Garage Door

$500

Fiberglass solid insulated core front exterior doors

Metal Exterior Doors

$500

Air Handler in Climate Controlled

Air Handler in Garage

$1,500

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE. EXTERIOR & INTERIOR DESIGNER FEATURES

Minimum high concrete block exterior walls 9.4’

8’ high

$8,000

10’ 6’’ raised entry

8’ entry

$3,000

Covered rear porch under the roof

Upgrade

$12,000

Two exterior garage coach lights

Upgrade

$300

Pull down attic stairs with light in the attic

Upgrade

$600

Garage door opener with two remotes

Upgrade

$500

Tile and laminate flooring throughout home

Compare to vinyl
and carpet flooring

$3,000

Rounded drywall corners in all formal living areas

Upgrade

$300

GOURMET KITCHEN. LUXURIOUS BATHS

36" or 42" solid wood cabinets
with choice of colors.
Crown molding above kitchen cabinets

Compare to pressboard kitchen cabinets,
no crown moldings

$3,000

European hardware: soft close full extension
drawers, controlled Blumotion hinges

Regular, not soft close hardware

$500

Granite countertops with 4” back splash.

Formica countertop

$4,500

Stainless steel appliances.
Vented outside microwave, glass top range.

Upgrade

$1,000

GREEN CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Green home by Florida Green Building Coalition

Not available

$2,500

FPL Build Smart home by Florida Power and Light

Not available

 

EPA Energy Star home by Environmental Protection Agency

Not available

 

EPA Indoor airPLUS home by Environmental Protection Agency

Not available

 

Florida – Friendly Landscape by University of Florida

Not available

 

TOTAL OTHER BUILDERS’ UPGRADES

$ 57,300

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Green Building Standards Included in Our Price. Sustainable Construction Technologies.

GREEN FEATURES INCLUDED IN OUR PRICE

OTHER BUILDERS’ UPGRADES

ENERGY EFFICIENT, GREEN FEATURES & STRUCTURAL ADVANTAGES

3000 PSI fiber-mesh concrete
to reduce cracking in all slabs.

Compare to 2500 PSI
no fiber-mesh concrete

$1,000

Spray Foam Roof Insulation.
5 ½” above A/C areas and 3 ½” above the garage.
Applied directly to the bottom of the roof decking reducing energy consumption.

Compare to blown in
or batt R-30 insulation

$5,000

40 Mil. Peel & Seal underlayment applied under shingles for double protection, provides a moisture barrier, & improves energy efficiency.

Compare to 30 lb felt gorilla brand nailed underlayment

$1,000

Energy-efficient, Low-E, maintenance-free,
vinyl, double pane, insulated single hung
windows throughout

Compare to double pane, standard windows

$1,000

Energy Star® 16 SEER central A/C system
with a heat pump

Compare to 14 SEER

$1,500

Constant fresh airflow from outside.
Returns in all bedrooms.

Air circulation inside.
No returns in all bedrooms

$1,500

Whole-Home In-Duct Air Purifier.
Kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold, and viruses.

Not available

$2,000

Low or no VOC exterior and interior paint

Compare to standard
acrylic paint

$800

 

GREEN FEATURES INCLUDED IN OUR PRICE

OTHER BUILDERS’ UPGRADES

Energy Efficient & LED lighting throughout

Standard bulbs and fixtures

$1,000

Water-efficient faucets, showerheads
and elongated water-efficient toilets

Regular faucets, showerheads
and toilets

$800

Insulated Garage Door

Non-Insulated Garage Door

$500

Fiberglass solid insulated core front exterior doors

Metal Exterior Doors

$500

Air Handler in Climate Controlled

Air Handler in Garage

$1,500

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE. EXTERIOR & INTERIOR DESIGNER FEATURES

Minimum high concrete block exterior walls 9.4’

8’ high

$8,000

10’ 6’’ raised entry

8’ entry

$3,000

Covered rear porch under the roof

Upgrade

$12,000

Two exterior garage coach lights

Upgrade

$300

Pull down attic stairs with light in the attic

Upgrade

$600

Garage door opener with two remotes

Upgrade

$500

Tile and laminate flooring throughout home

Compare to vinyl
and carpet flooring

$3,000

GREEN FEATURES INCLUDED IN OUR PRICE

OTHER BUILDERS’ UPGRADES

Rounded drywall corners in all formal living areas

Upgrade


$300

GOURMET KITCHEN. LUXURIOUS BATHS

36" or 42" solid wood cabinets
with choice of colors.
Crown molding above kitchen cabinets

Compare to pressboard kitchen cabinets,
no crown moldings

$3,000

European hardware: soft close full extension
drawers, controlled Blumotion hinges

Regular, not soft close hardware

$500

Granite countertops with 4” back splash.

Formica countertop

$4,500

Stainless steel appliances.
Vented outside microwave, glass top range.

Upgrade

$1,000

GREEN CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Green home by Florida Green Building Coalition

Not available

$2,500

FPL Build Smart home by Florida Power and Light

Not available

 

EPA Energy Star home by Environmental Protection Agency

Not available

 

EPA Indoor airPLUS home by Environmental Protection Agency

Not available

 

Florida – Friendly Landscape by University of Florida

Not available

 

TOTAL OTHER BUILDERS’ UPGRADES

$ 57,300

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