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Custom Home Builder, Home Builder and Home Additions.

Located in North Port, Serving Manatee, Sarasota, and Charlotte Counties.

Standard Features


Exterior Features

  • 3000 PSI concrete slab with vapor barrier
  • Termite treatment
  • Up to 3 course block stem wall foundation
  • 8″ exterior block construction with continuous form and pour tie beam
  • Engineered roof truss system
  • Aluminum fascia and ventilated soffit
  • ½” plywood on roof
  • 30 yr. Fungus resistant dimensional shingles with peel & stick underlayment
  • Roof venting for circulation
  • Impact resistant, white/bronze vinyl frame windows
  • Impact resistant fiberglass ext. doors with deadbolts
  • Screened lanai and vinyl beadboard ext. ceilings
  • Textured stucco finish with choice of trim
  • Impact rated garage door with opener & 2 remotes
  • Sherwin Williams satin paint
  • Concrete driveway, walkway and entryway
  • Sod and sprinkler system

Energy Saving Features

  • Insulated Low-E glass windows
  • Insulated fiberglass exterior doors
  • High efficiency 16-SEER air conditioning
  • heat pump system with digital programmable thermostat, choice of Trane or Carrier equipment
  • Icynene spray foam insulation in attic/ceiling
  • R-4 ext. block, R-11 ext. frame insulation

Kitchen Features

  • $5,000.00 appliance allowance
  • 3/4″ plywood cabinet boxes
  • Solid wood doors, 42″ upper cabinets, crown molding and soft close feature
  • 3 CM granite countertop and backsplash
  • Stainless steel undermount kitchen sink
  • ½ HP garbage disposal
  • Icemaker water line to refrigerator

Interior Features

  • Sherwin Williams satin wall paint, semi gloss trim
  • Knockdown textured ceilings, orange peel walls
  • Durock behind shower/tub tiled walls
  • 2 x 4 studs space 16″ o.c.
  • Upgraded baseboards and casing
  • Choice of interior doors and hardware
  • Corian or custom wood window sills
  • Ventilated shelving in bedroom closets
  • Ventilated vinyl shelving in pantry
  • Pull down attic access stairs in garage
  • Flooring choices of carpet, tile and planking

Bathroom Features

  • Wood 36″ height vanities
  • 3 CM granite vanity top with undermount sink, square or oval
  • Moen plumbing fixtures
  • Elongated water closet with wooden seat
  • Shower/tub wall tile from floor to ceiling
  • Full width mirrors over vanity
  • Tiled floors
  • Exhaust fans

Plumbing Features

  • CPVC water lines under slab
  • Three exterior hose bibs
  • 50 gallon quick recovery hot water heater
  • Washer and dryer hook up
  • White laundry tub
  • White plumbing fixtures
  • Moen faucets

Professional Features

  • Custom designing and drafting included
  • All permit, impact & engineering fees included
  • Surveys and site plans included
  • Clearing, fill and grading included on standard lot

Electrical Features

  • $3,000.00 lighting/fan fixture allowance
  • 200 AMP electrical service & copper wiring
  • All rooms fan outlets pre-wired w/switches
  • Ext. weather proof outlets on lanai & entry
  • Hardwired smoke detectors/battery backup