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Fishertown Office: P.O. Box 184, 2262 Quaker Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539        814-401-1063
Ebensburg Office: 3135 New Germany Road, Suite 37, Ebensburg, PA 15931       814-846-5189
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Foundation and Concrete

  • 8"x18" poured concrete footers
  • Basement floor concrete averages 4" thick
  • 8" poured concrete, steel reinforced full foundation with brick pattern on exterior and smooth interior
  • Damproofed with Deco 20 Clear Foundation Sealer
  • Outside concrete & attached garages reinforced with steel rods
  • Center bearing beam in all 2-car garages for structural support of concrete
  • Footer/frost walls under all porches, porticos, stoops & patios
  • Floor drains in all garages & basements
  • Expansion joint around perimeter of basement concrete
  • Inside footer drains with pipe vented thru roof (to allow future provisions for radon removal or rising water tables)
  • Outside footer drains w/sump pump or up to 60' run-off (inside & outside footer drains supplied & installed by excavator)
  • Basement egress window well (per code)
Foundation
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Framing

  • 2x6 studs 16" on center for all exterior walls in home and garage
  • 2x4 studs 16" on center for all interior walls
  • 2x10 floor joist 16" on center
  • 7/16 Zip System Wall Sheathing on all exterior walls (with all seams taped)
  • Double top plates on all bearing walls
  • 23/32 tongue and groove subfloor glued & nailed (50 year warranty)
  • Pre-engineered truss roof system (most models) with 7/16 OSB sheathing using H-Clips, 2' on center
  • Continuous ridge & soffit ventilation
  • Seamless aluminum gutters
  • Vinyl siding (lifetime warranty)
  • Brick or stone veneer (on models where shown)
  • Aluminum fascia & vinyl soffit
  • Ice and water shield (per code)
  • HD 3-Dimensional Shingles (life time warranty per manufacturers specs)
Framing
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Windows and Doors

  • Simonton Window (Brickmould 600) vinyl tilt double hung windows with Low-E/Argon Gas with full screens
  • Simonton vinyl patio doors (where shown)
  • Shutters on front elevation of home
  • Window grilles optional in windows of house
  • Fiberglass Therma-Tru insulated exterior doors with adjustable thresholds (10-year warranty)
  • Egress window from basement with window well and cover (or upgrade to a Bilco door or a Walk-out application)
  • CHI steel insulated garage doors (on models with garages)
  • Garage door opener(s) installed
Windows & Doors
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Insulation

  • Sill sealer between sill plates and foundation
  • R-38 ceiling insulation
  • R-19 sidewall insulation in main living area
  • R-11 ceilings & side walls on finished integral garage
  • 1/2" sprayed in place closed cell polyurethane air seal & insulation package on inside face of exterior OSB sheathing, studs, floor band boards & plates of main living areas (which gives a R-22 total insulation)
  • Drywall glued, nailed and screwed
  • R-14 polyurethane foam (sprayed approx. 2" thick) insulation for all exterior basement walls
Insulation
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Heat/Electrical/Plumbing

  • Bosch 18 seer heat-pump with electric backup - High efficiency, variable speed
  • 200 AMP electric panel with 40 openings
  • Paddle fan boxes installed in all rooms
  • Light fixtures provided & installed, including 1 ceiling paddle fan
  • Strip lights and large mirrors installed in baths & powder rooms
  • Exhaust fans vented to exterior in all bathrooms
  • 5 telephone jacks (category 5) & 5 TV jacks (shielded cable)
  • Smoke detectors wired direct with battery backup (per code)
  • Outside GFI electric receptacles
  • Door chimes with 2 doorbells
  • Ultrapex Potable Water System. Crosslink Polyethylene pipe with brass fittings (10-year warranty). Modular water manifold distribution center
  • 50 gallon quick recovery electric water heater
  • Undermount stainless steel sink in kitchen with Moen high neck faucet
  • Waterline for icemaker
  • Aker fiberglass tubs & showers
  • Front & rear frost free spigots
Heat/Electrical/Plumbing
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Interior Finishes

  • KraftMaid deluxe, raised panel hardwood door & frame kitchen cabinets (Oak, Maple, Cherry, and Hickory)
  • Optional painted and alder cabinets offered as an upgrade
  • Optional plywood construction available as an upgrade
  • Dovetailed drawers with heavy duty full extension tracks (with soft close glides)
  • Post formed one piece Formica countertop in kitchen with undermount sink and backsplash
  • Handles and knobs installed on all cabinetry
  • KraftMaid bath cabinets (matching wall cabinets in the main and master baths)
  • Cultured marble tops in bathrooms and powder room
  • LVP vinyl plank flooring in kitchen, dining room, bathrooms, foyers, and laundry rooms
  • High end plush, sculptured, shag or berber carpet with 8 lb. padding (Shaw Carpet)
  • Paint grade wood casing and base trim painted to match or contrast walls
  • Interior walls painted with duration home flat paint (Paint that can be wiped without smudge) latex Sherwin Williams paint (one color on walls and white ceilings)
  • Oak hand rail (where shown)
  • Vinyl coated shelving in all closets
  • Colonial raised 6-panel Masonite interior doors
  • Windows are wood trimmed with a windowsill & apron
  • All garages on standard plans insulated, drywalled, painted & trimmed
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Appliances

  • LG self-clean glass top electric range
  • LG dishwasher
  • LG over the range microwave
  • LG Regrigerator with water dispenser and 2 ice makers
  • Washer & dryer hook-ups and dryer vent
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Home Warranty

  • Now featuring a 12 year structural warranty on your new home backed by Residential Warranty Company, LLC (RWC)