Products We Use

Energy Efficiency

  •  1st year electric bill paid by builder
  • Always find out a home’s Energy Rating (especially new homes). Our homes consistently score in the 50’s on the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s “E-Scale”
  • 16 SEER Carrier®variable speed air-handler HVAC in conditioned space for cooling efficiency
  • R-30 Blown-in ceiling insulation
  • R-23, Formaldehyde-Free, blown-in wall insulation
  • Fully engineered HVAC & duct system for efficiency and even cooling
  • A/C Ducts in conditioned space for superior efficiency
  • Low-E, heat-blocking, double-pane & vinyl-framed windows
  • Radiant heat-blocking roof barrier
  • Tankless hot water heater
  • 100% Fluorescent interior bulbs
  • Programmable thermostat
  • Anti-microbial duct board
  • Advanced framing & sealed attic knee-walls = tight thermal envelope and minimal A/C loss
  • Raised Heel Roof Trusses for proper insulation coverage
  • Revolutionary positive pressure fresh air vent systems for better indoor air quality
  • All homes built to U.S. Department of Energy’s Building America® program
  • All homes independently tested & certified by U.S. DOE representative & ranked in the top 1% of all new homes being built in Florida (exceeds Energy Star®)
  • Engineered landscaping and irrigation for water savings

Electrical / Appliances

  • Digital phone lines in kitchen & owner’s suite
  • Cable outlets in bedrooms & family room
  • Smoke detectors in all bedrooms
  • Recessed lighting in Owner’s Bath & over kitchen sink
  • Pre-wired for ceiling fans in bedrooms, great room, & lanai
  • Kenmore® smooth top electric range/oven, vented space-saver microwave, & multi-cycle, Energy Star® dishwasher with choice of finish
  • Garbage disposal
  • Customize the look and feel of your home with our generous lighting allowance

Interior Features

  • Granite Kitchen & Bathroom Countertops
  • Extra-tall, 42” upper Maple Cabinets with full overlay & soft close drawers
  • NO VOC “Green” interior paint
  • 9’ or 10’ ceilings in main living areas—per plan
  • Tray ceilings—per plan
  • Tiled floors in kitchen, *dining area, laundry & baths
  • Tiled shower in Owner’s suite
  • Large “garden-style” soaking tub in Owner’s bath—per plan
  • Extra tall “back-saver” vanities in all baths
  • Tile tub shower in guest bath Stainless steel kitchen sink
  • Recycled Shaw® plush carpet in great room, hallways, & bedrooms
  • French door(s) access to covered lanai—per plan
  • Raised panel interior doors
  • Wood window sills throughout
  • Shelving in closets, pantry & laundry room
  •  Choose the entire look of your home from our decorator design studio with your very own personal design assistant

Exterior Features

2x6 exterior walls placed 16” apart for a stronger wall Large covered front porch on most plans Termite & rot resistant, Hardiplank® siding Termite & rot resistant, Hardiplank® trim boards Architectural shingles with 30 year warranty Front yard digital irrigation w/ built in rain sensor 6’8” fiberglass, insulated front door with glass insert Decorative grids in all windows** Quality steel garage door with automatic opener Large covered lanai, pre-wired for light and ceiling fan Fully landscaped front & backyard with St. Augustine sod, shrubs, small trees & mulched beds 3 exterior hose bibs & 2 security floodlights

 

Foundation

  • 1-year whole-house warranty
  • 2-year “systems” warranty
  • 10-year structural warranty
  • Soil suitability testing performed on all lots
  • Pre-treatment of soil to prevent subterranean termites
  • 1-year renewable termite contract