Energy Efficient Green Features Advantages

  • From 9’4” up to 14’ high concrete block exterior walls per plan.
  • Engineered and built in full compliance with all FHA/VA, state, local and hurricane requirements.
  • Monolithic slab foundation, minimum 20-inch footers with at least two #5 rebar reinforcements.
  • 3000 PSI fiber-mesh concrete to reduce cracking in all slabs.
  • Wind Mitigated roof: no ridge vent, because of enclosed envelope design with the roof insulation.
  • Engineered roof truss system withstands up to 140 mph wind with hurricane straps set in concrete walls.
  • 7/16” OSB roof sheathing.
  • 40 Mil. Self-adhering Peel & Seal underlayment applied under shingles for double protection from leaks.
  • Mildew and fungus resistant, fiberglass dimensional roof shingles with 30-year manufacturer’s warranty.
  • Spray foam open cell roof insulation. 5 ½” above A/C areas and 3 ½” above garage. Applied directly to the bottom of the roof decking, reducing energy consumption.
  • Maintenance free aluminum fascia and vinyl soffit
  • Exterior walls finished with 2 layers of stucco
  • Exterior walls coasted with 2 coats of high quality paint for long life and low maintenance
  • Energy-efficient, Low-E, double pane, insulated, single hung, vinyl windows throughout
  • Energy Star® 16 SEER central A/C system with heat pump (sized per plan)
  • Whole home in-duct air purifier
  • Constant fresh air flow from the outside. Returns in all bedrooms
  • The combination of our Green Home technologies: insulation, Air Conditioning system, ventilation and the whole home in-duct air purifier kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold and viruses
  • Low VOC interior & exterior paint
  • Certified NET ZERO READY HOME

Impressive Baths

  • Wood cabinets with choice of finish and color.
  • Granite or Quartz vanity tops with under mount sinks and 4” back splash in all bathrooms
  • Roman garden tub in Master Bath (per plan).
  • Master Bath with recessed showers with tile walls (per plan).
  • Secondary baths: steel tub with tile walls or fiberglass shower unit (per plan).
  • Exhaust fan in all baths (per plan).
  • Designer mirror over vanity cabinets
  • Water efficient faucets, shower heads and elongated toilets.

Gourmet Kitchen

  • 36" or 42” solid wood kitchen cabinets per plan with choice of colors.
  • Soft close & full extension drawers
  • Controlled Blumotion hinges.
  • Crown molding above kitchen cabinets
  • Undermounted insulated stainless steel sink.
  • Garbage disposal.
  • Granite or Quartz counter tops with under mount sink and 4” back splash
  • Pantry closet with light (per plan).
  • Stainless steel Energy Star® appliances, vented outside microwave, dishwasher and glass top range.
  • Water Efficient kitchen faucets with veggie spray.
  • Ice maker water line to refrigerator.
  • $1,000 builder allowance.

Comfort and Convenience

  • On-Site planning meetings during construction and designing of interior.
  • 2 exterior hose bibs for your convenience.
  • 2 weatherproof outdoor electrical receptacles and GFI receptacles in kitchen, bathrooms and garage.
  • Air supply in all walk-in closets.
  • 200-amp electric service with copper distribution system.
  • Pre-wired for up to 5 ceiling fans, 2 phones and 4 TV outlets per customer choice.
  • Washer/Dryer hookup included.
  • Dryer exhaust vent and washer water shut-off valve in laundry room.
  • Top and bottoms of all doors painted to prevent swelling.
  • Door chimes in house and porch.
  • Dead bolt locks on all exterior doors.
  • Smoke detectors with carbon monoxide censors and battery back-up installed.
  • Brushed concrete driveway and front walks 25’ long by 16’ wide including apron.
  • Two exterior garage coach lights.
  • Pull down attic stairs with light in attic.
  • Garage door opener with two remotes

Designer Features and Elegant Interiors

  • Rounded drywall corners in all formal living areas.
  • Orange peel-finish on all interior walls.
  • Dramatic knockdown texture ceilings.
  • Tray ceilings as per plan
  • High quality door handle sets on all doors.
  • Marble window sills throughout.
  • 6’8” or 8’ (per plan) fiberglass solid insulated core front door.
  • Semi-gloss paint on all wood trim.
  • 6’8” feet interior doors or 8’ (per plan) interior door
  • Tile Floors in foyer, kitchen, nook, bathrooms and laundry room.
  • Laminate flooring in all other rooms.
  • Ventilated shelving in all closets and pantry.
  • Recessed can lighting per plan.
  • $500 builder allowance for lighting fixtures.

Site Work

  • Site clearing up to 10,000 sq. ft. and fill dirt allowance of up to 20 loads.
  • Subterranean termite treatment of the entire footprint of the home, under the slab and around exterior.
  • Up to 5,000 sq. ft. Bahia sod.
  • Drip line irrigation in all flower beds
  • Culvert for the driveway if required.

Warranties

  • 1-year Builder Warranty
  • 10 years Bonded Builders Structural Warranty.
  • Transferable bond upon sale of home.
  • 5- year manufacturers’ warranty on entire A/C system, compressor and heat pump.
  • year manufacturer’s warranty on all major appliances
  • 1-year renewable bond on soil termite treatment.
  • Green Certifications

Upgrade to a safe home with ICF walls, a Luxury Fortress

  • ICF Exterior Walls (insulated concrete form wall construction.) ICF steel rebar reinforced 4” poured concrete walls with 2 ½” expanded polystyrene insulation on both sides with up to R-29 insulation value.
  • ICF exterior walls are capable of withstanding up to 200 mph winds and flying debris, fire resistant up to 4 hours and sound suppressant.
  • Combination of ICF wall system, roof foam insulation, Energy Star® and WaterSense® or WaterStar® appliances and fixtures will save you up to 70% on your utility bills.
  • Substantially lower insurance premiums!

Exclusive Garage Benefits with ICF walls!

  • Finished and painted insulated garage walls
  • Spray Foam open cell roof insulation above garage
  • Insulated, hurricane resistant reinforced raised panel garage door.

Suggested upgrades

  • Prewire for generator
  • Hurricane Shutters
  • Impact Resistant Glass
  • Solar Hot Water System with 80 Gallon Tank
  • Gutters around the perimeter of roof

Aging in place upgrades

  • Ramp front entry porch using concrete
  • Ramp area from garage into home using concrete
  • Access to rear lanai to be ramped with aluminum ramps
  • Make all doors 36” when possible
  • Accessible Bathroom. Master bathrooms should have enlarged showers 4’7” wide
  • 36” entrance into showers
  • Grab bars installed in bathrooms
  • 2 separate vanities with one at standard height and one at Accessible height
  • Removable & Adjustable Shower Heads
  • Removable ADA approved seat in shower
  • Bypass closet doors on closets instead of bifold
  • Paint Home with Soothing
  • Front load washer and dryer on a 12” raised platform/ shelf
  • Front mounted controls on the stove/ range
  • Countertop microwaves
  • Lighting under the wall cabinets
  • Pull out shelves in lower kitchen cabinets
  • ADT or Home alarm system / life alert system for the home.
  • Recommended Upgrade to Propane Generator to power home if electricity goes out

download pdf

Our standard features. Other builder's upgrades.

Our standard features included in the price

Other builder’s standard

Other builder’s 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

Approx. $800

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

Compare to blown in or batt R-30 insulation

Approx. $6000

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

Compare to 30 lb felt gorilla brand nailed underlayment

Approx. $1000

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

Compare to non-Low-E, double pane, aluminum

Approx. $1000

Energy Star® 16 SEER central A/C system with heat pump (sized per plan).

Compare to 14 SEER. No returns in all bedrooms

Approx. $500

Constant fresh air flow from outside. Returns in all bedrooms. Whole home in-duct air purifier. The combination of our Green Home technologies: insulation, Air Conditioning system, ventilation and the whole home in-duct air purifier kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold and viruses.

Upgrade

Approx. $4000

Low or no VOC exterior and interior paint.

Compare to standard acrylic paint

Approx. $800

Energy Efficient & LED lighting throughout.

Standard bulbs and fixtures

Approx. $1000

Water efficient faucets, shower heads and elongated water efficient toilets.

Upgrade

Approx. $800

Insulated Garage Door

Non-Insulated Garage Door

Approx. $350

Fiberglass solid insulated core front exterior doors

Metal Exterior Doors

Approx. $1200

Air Handler in Climate Controlled Area

Air Handler in Garage

Approx. $1000

Our standard features included in the price

Other builder’s standard

Other builder’s upgrades

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE. INTERIOR DESIGNER FEATURES.

Two exterior garage coach lights. Pull down attic stairs with light in attic. Garage door opener with two remotes.

Upgrade

Approx. $1000

Tile and Laminate flooring throughout home.

Compare to vinyl and carpet flooring

Approx. $2000

Rounded drywall corners in all formal living areas.

Upgrade

Approx. $100

Our standard features included in the price

Other builder’s standard

Other builder’s upgrades

GOURMET KITCHEN. IMPRESSIVE BATHS.

Certified Green 36" or 42" Solid wood cabinets with your choice of colors. Crown molding above kitchen cabinets.

Compare to thermofoil kitchen cabinets, no crown moldings

Approx. $2500

European hardware: soft close & full extension drawers, controlled blumotion hinges.

Upgrade

Approx. $500

Granite or Quartz countertops with beveled edges and 4” back splash.

Formica countertop

Approx. $4500

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

Upgrade

Approx. $1000

Decorative tile walls up to the ceiling in showers. Per Plan.

Upgrade

Approx. $600

 

 

 

Total

Approx. $ 30,650

Energy Efficient Green Features Advantages

  • From 9’4” up to 14’ high concrete block exterior walls per plan.
  • Engineered and built in full compliance with all FHA/VA, state, local and hurricane requirements.
  • Monolithic slab foundation, minimum 20-inch footers with at least two #5 rebar reinforcements.
  • 3000 PSI fiber-mesh concrete to reduce cracking in all slabs.
  • Wind Mitigated roof: no ridge vent, because of enclosed envelope design with the roof insulation.
  • Engineered roof truss system withstands up to 140 mph wind with hurricane straps set in concrete walls.
  • 7/16” OSB roof sheathing.
  • 40 Mil. Self-adhering Peel & Seal underlayment applied under shingles for double protection from leaks.
  • Mildew and fungus resistant, fiberglass dimensional roof shingles with 30-year manufacturer’s warranty.
  • Spray foam open cell roof insulation. 5 ½” above A/C areas and 3 ½” above garage. Applied directly to the bottom of the roof decking, reducing energy consumption.
  • Maintenance free aluminum fascia and vinyl soffit
  • Exterior walls finished with 2 layers of stucco
  • Exterior walls coasted with 2 coats of high quality paint for long life and low maintenance
  • Energy-efficient, Low-E, double pane, insulated, single hung, vinyl windows throughout
  • Energy Star® 16 SEER central A/C system with heat pump (sized per plan)
  • Whole home in-duct air purifier
  • Constant fresh air flow from the outside. Returns in all bedrooms
  • The combination of our Green Home technologies: insulation, Air Conditioning system, ventilation and the whole home in-duct air purifier kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold and viruses
  • Low VOC interior & exterior paint

Impressive Baths

  • Wood cabinets with choice of finish and color.
  • Granite or Quartz vanity tops with under mount sinks and 4” back splash in all bathrooms
  • Roman garden tub in Master Bath (per plan).
  • Master Bath with recessed showers with tile walls (per plan).
  • Secondary baths: steel tub with tile walls or fiberglass shower unit (per plan).
  • Exhaust fan in all baths (per plan).
  • Designer mirror over vanity cabinets
  • Water efficient faucets, shower heads and elongated toilets.

Gourmet Kitchen

  • 36" or 42” solid wood kitchen cabinets per plan with choice of colors.
  • Soft close & full extension drawers
  • Controlled Blumotion hinges.
  • Crown molding above kitchen cabinets
  • Undermounted insulated stainless steel sink.
  • Garbage disposal.
  • Granite or Quartz counter tops with under mount sink and 4” back splash
  • Pantry closet with light (per plan).
  • Stainless steel Energy Star® appliances, vented outside microwave, dishwasher and glass top range.
  • Water Efficient kitchen faucets with veggie spray.
  • Ice maker water line to refrigerator.
  • $1,000 builder allowance.

Comfort and Convenience

  • On-Site planning meetings during construction and designing of interior.
  • 2 exterior hose bibs for your convenience.
  • 2 weatherproof outdoor electrical receptacles and GFI receptacles in kitchen, bathrooms and garage.
  • Air supply in all walk-in closets.
  • 200-amp electric service with copper distribution system.
  • Pre-wired for up to 5 ceiling fans, 2 phones and 4 TV outlets per customer choice.
  • Washer/Dryer hookup included.
  • Dryer exhaust vent and washer water shut-off valve in laundry room.
  • Top and bottoms of all doors painted to prevent swelling.
  • Door chimes in house and porch.
  • Dead bolt locks on all exterior doors.
  • Smoke detectors with carbon monoxide censors and battery back-up installed.
  • Brushed concrete driveway and front walks 25’ long by 16’ wide including apron.
  • Two exterior garage coach lights.
  • Pull down attic stairs with light in attic.
  • Garage door opener with two remotes

Designer Features and Elegant Interiors

  • Rounded drywall corners in all formal living areas.
  • Orange peel-finish on all interior walls.
  • Dramatic knockdown texture ceilings.
  • Tray ceilings as per plan
  • High quality door handle sets on all doors.
  • Marble window sills throughout.
  • 6’8” or 8’ (per plan) fiberglass solid insulated core front door.
  • Semi-gloss paint on all wood trim.
  • 6’8” feet interior doors or 8’ (per plan) interior door
  • Tile Floors in foyer, kitchen, nook, bathrooms and laundry room.
  • Laminate flooring in all other rooms.
  • Ventilated shelving in all closets and pantry.
  • Recessed can lighting per plan.
  • $500 builder allowance for lighting fixtures.

Site Work

  • Site clearing up to 10,000 sq. ft. and fill dirt allowance of up to 20 loads.
  • Subterranean termite treatment of the entire footprint of the home, under the slab and around exterior.
  • Up to 5,000 sq. ft. Bahia sod.
  • Drip line irrigation in all flower beds
  • Culvert for the driveway if required.

Warranties

  • 1-year Builder Warranty
  • 10 years Bonded Builders Structural Warranty.
  • Transferable bond upon sale of home.
  • 5- year manufacturers’ warranty on entire A/C system, compressor and heat pump.
  • year manufacturer’s warranty on all major appliances
  • 1-year renewable bond on soil termite treatment.
  • Green Certifications

Upgrade to a safe home with ICF walls, a Luxury Fortress

  • ICF Exterior Walls (insulated concrete form wall construction.) ICF steel rebar reinforced 4” poured concrete walls with 2 ½” expanded polystyrene insulation on both sides with up to R-29 insulation value.
  • ICF exterior walls are capable of withstanding up to 200 mph winds and flying debris, fire resistant up to 4 hours and sound suppressant.
  • Combination of ICF wall system, roof foam insulation, Energy Star® and WaterSense® or WaterStar® appliances and fixtures will save you up to 70% on your utility bills.
  • Substantially lower insurance premiums!

Exclusive Garage Benefits with ICF walls!

  • Finished and painted insulated garage walls
  • Spray Foam open cell roof insulation above garage
  • Insulated, hurricane resistant reinforced raised panel garage door.

Suggested upgrades

  • Prewire for generator
  • Hurricane Shutters
  • Impact Resistant Glass
  • Solar Hot Water System with 80 Gallon Tank
  • Gutters around the perimeter of roof

Aging in place upgrades

  • Ramp front entry porch using concrete
  • Ramp area from garage into home using concrete
  • Access to rear lanai to be ramped with aluminum ramps
  • Make all doors 36” when possible
  • Accessible Bathroom. Master bathrooms should have enlarged showers 4’7” wide
  • 36” entrance into showers
  • Grab bars installed in bathrooms
  • 2 separate vanities with one at standard height and one at Accessible height
  • Removable & Adjustable Shower Heads
  • Removable ADA approved seat in shower
  • Bypass closet doors on closets instead of bifold
  • Paint Home with Soothing
  • Front load washer and dryer on a 12” raised platform/ shelf
  • Front mounted controls on the stove/ range
  • Countertop microwaves
  • Lighting under the wall cabinets
  • Pull out shelves in lower kitchen cabinets
  • ADT or Home alarm system / life alert system for the home.
  • Recommended Upgrade to Propane Generator to power home if electricity goes out

download pdf

Our standard features. Other builder's upgrades.

Our standard features included in the price

Other builder’s standard

Other builder’s 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

Approx. $800

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

Compare to blown in or batt R-30 insulation

Approx. $6000

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

Compare to 30 lb felt gorilla brand nailed underlayment

Approx. $1000

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

Compare to non-Low-E, double pane, aluminum

Approx. $1000

Energy Star® 16 SEER central A/C system with heat pump (sized per plan).

Compare to 14 SEER. No returns in all bedrooms

Approx. $500

Constant fresh air flow from outside. Returns in all bedrooms. Whole home in-duct air purifier. The combination of our Green Home technologies: insulation, Air Conditioning system, ventilation and the whole home in-duct air purifier kills up to 99% of bacteria, mold and viruses.

Upgrade

Approx. $2000

Low or no VOC exterior and interior paint.

Compare to standard acrylic paint

Approx. $800

Energy Efficient & LED lighting throughout.

Standard bulbs and fixtures

Approx. $1000

Water efficient faucets, shower heads and elongated water efficient toilets.

Upgrade

Approx. $800

Insulated Garage Door

Non-Insulated Garage Door

Approx. $350

Fiberglass solid insulated core front exterior doors

Metal Exterior Doors

Approx. $1200

Air Handler in Climate Controlled Area

Air Handler in Garage

Approx. $1000

Our standard features included in the price

Other builder’s standard

Other builder’s upgrades

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE. INTERIOR DESIGNER FEATURES.

Two exterior garage coach lights. Pull down attic stairs with light in attic. Garage door opener with two remotes.

Upgrade

Approx. $1000

Tile and Laminate flooring throughout home.

Compare to vinyl and carpet flooring

Approx. $2000

Rounded drywall corners in all formal living areas.

Upgrade

Approx. $100

Our standard features included in the price

Other builder’s standard

Other builder’s upgrades

GOURMET KITCHEN. IMPRESSIVE BATHS.

Certified Green 36" or 42" Solid wood cabinets with your choice of colors. Crown molding above kitchen cabinets.

Compare to thermofoil kitchen cabinets, no crown moldings

Approx. $2500

European hardware: soft close & full extension drawers, controlled blumotion hinges.

Upgrade

Approx. $500

Granite or Quartz countertops with beveled edges and 4” back splash.

Formica countertop

Approx. $4500

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

Upgrade

Approx. $1000

Decorative tile walls up to the ceiling in showers. Per Plan.

Upgrade

Approx. $600

 

 

 

Total

Approx. $ 30,650