Standard Home Features

We have impressive home features to select from when designing and building your one-of-a-kind home.

Signature Series Features

HOME DESIGN
> Coordinate any choice of elevation style with interior design and selections
> Extensive selection of stone, stucco and brick exterior materials to accomplish desired elevation style (per plan)
> 8 scheduled plan and construction meetings combined with direct access to builder throughout construction process

EXTERIOR DESIGN
> Premium kiln-fired brick offers lower maintenance and high value
> Hardi termite and fire resistant 7 1/4” reveal fiber-cement fiberboard siding (per plan), fascia & soffit with 50-year manufacturer’s warranty
> Premium GAF dimensional shingles with lifetime warranty, installed over 15# felt
> Wayne Dalton 9100 Series insulated, raised panel garage door(s) with one belt-drive door opener and 2 transmitters per door
> Attached garages are sheetrocked and painted (interior)
> Brick front porch floor to match the home’s exterior or choice of 3 slate selections with stone or stucco elevations
> Decorative address plate or brass plaque with succo elevations
> Illuminated doorbell button
> Whole home gutter system
> 3 exterior hose bibs
> 2000 sq. ft. flatwork allowance

INTERIOR DESIGN
> Choice of 90 ceramic tile or 20 engineered wood floor selections in the entry, dining room, first floor study and family room
> 10’ ceilings on first floor and 9’ ceilings on second floor (per plan)
> Choice of 36 selections of 8’ solid mahogany front door with leaded glass insets in 4 stain options
> Painted, 8’ raised panel solid core interior doors throughout home (per plan)
> Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome exterior and interior door fixtures and hardware in knob or lever styles.
> Solid oak stair handrails in 20 hand-stained options with choice of 4 wrought iron spindles selections (per plan)
> Solid oak stained starter stair tread
> 42” direct vent gas fireplace with cast stone mantel, remote control, gas logs and choice of 3 cast stone surround selections
> Rounded sheetrock outside corners (except window returns)
> Choice of 16 stain-resistant carpet selections with 1/2” 5 lb padding
> Double crown moulding in foyer, dining room, downstairs study, family room, kitchen and master bedroom (per plan)
> Oversized 8” baseboards on first floor and 6” baseboards on second floor (per plan)
> PPG interior paint with choice of 14 interior and 3 trim colors
> Up to 5 ceiling fans in choice of rooms
> All bedrooms blocked & wired (with switch) for ceiling fan
> Decora rocker switches throughout home
> Choice of 3 interior wall texture selections

KITCHEN DESIGN
> Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 42” uppers, Euro “hidden” hinges, soft close drawers, adjustable shelves, and crown moulding
> Choice of 12 cabinet stain colors
> Cabinet drawers have full-extension drawer guides
> LED disk lighting (per plan)
> Under cabinet lighting in kitchen and bulter’s pantry (per plan)
> Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles (extensive selection of upgrades available)
> Tumbled marble or travertine backsplash (or equivalent)
> Choice of 3 undermount stainless steel sink selections with Moen® Arbor faucet in oil-rubbed bronze, stainless steel or chrome finish
> Choice of 90 ceramic tile flooring selections in kitchen, breakfast area and utility room
> Walk-in pantry (per plan)
> GFI wiring for added protection

APPLIANCES
> Jenn-Air Commercial Grade Pro Series stainless steel appliance package:
– Jenn-Air built-in 30” double convection oven
– Jenn-Air built-in gas 48” cooktop
– Jenn-Air dishwasher
– Jenn-Air built-in microwave
> Falmec 46” 1000 CFM vent hood
> High-capacity food disposal

AUDIO/VIDEO
> 2-RG6 cable and 2-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in family room, gameroom, media room and master bedroom
> 1-RG6 cable and 1-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in kitchen
> 1-RG6 cable and 2-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in study
> 5 telephone outlets and 3 additional cable outlets
> Media rooms wired with 5.1 surround sound (per plan)

MASTER BATH DESIGN
> Choice of 90 ceramic tile flooring selections
> Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 12 stain color options
> Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles
> Separate dual vanities with undermount round or square vanity bowls and knee space (per plan)
> White 6’ “drop-in” tub with whirlpool system and choice of 90 ceramic tile surround selections
> Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome shower enclosure
> Walk-in shower with marble tile floor (per plan)
> Moen® oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome plumbing fixtures with 8” spreads
> Vanity mirror up to 8’ above finished floor
> Elongated toilets in all baths
> Medicine cabinets (per plan)
> Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome hardware

POWDER AND SECONDARY BATHS
> Choice of 90 ceramic tile flooring selections in powder room and secondary baths
> Choice of 90 ceramic tile tub and shower surrounds selections in secondary baths
> Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles in powder room (per plan) and and secondary baths
> Moen® oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome plumbing fixtures with 8” spreads in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
> Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 12 stain color options in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths (extensive selection of upgrades available)
> Undermount round or square vanity bowl in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
> Elongated toilets in all baths
> 5’ white porcelain steel tubs in secondary baths
> Medicine cabinets in secondary baths (per plan)

ENERGY EFFICIENCY
> Environments For Living® Platinum building partner
> Double pane Low-Ē3 insulated windows with vinyl frames available in 3 colors
> Tech-Shield 7/16” OSB radiant barrier roof decking
> Energy saving Blown in Blanket Insulation System (BIBS)
> R-15 blown insulation in exterior walls
> R-30 blown insulation in flat ceilings
> R-22 insulation at rafters and sloped ceilings
> 16 SEER high-efficiency HVAC
> Foil backed ductwork with R-6 insulation
> Reduced air leaks with caulk at base plate on exterior walls (first floor only) and polysealed windows and doors
> Passive attic ventilation system with continuous soffit, ridge and airhawk vents
> Blower-Door and Duct-Blower energy efficiency tests on every home
> Minimum of 2 water heaters
> Efficient natural gas furnace with electronic ignition
> Efficient LED lighting except decorative fixtures
> Fresh-air blending system for improved air quality
> Natural gas plumbed at fireplace, cooktop, dryer, furnace and water heaters
> Honeywell programmable digital thermostats with humidity control function

CONSTRUCTION SCIENCE
> 2-keypad alarm system with contacts on all operating windows and doors (excluding detached garages)
> Attic siren and 1 motion detector in family room
> Electric smoke detectors with battery backup and integrated carbon monoixde detectors in all bedrooms and adjacent hallways
> Post tension cable foundation is individually designed for each site by a structural engineer
> Each plan is engineered to exceed minimum wind requirements (Harris and Montgomery counties)
> Anchor bolts installed on all exterior walls
> Insulated water pipes in outside walls
> Copper electrical wiring throughout home
> 1-1/8” thick CDX plywood subfloor that is nailed, glued and screwed
> Exterior sole plate framing treated with Borate pest application
> Exterior GFI electrical circuits
> All 16” on center stud walls
> Third-party construction quality inspections
> External water penetration testing
> Partners in Building 2-year limited warranty, and Homes of Texas 10-Year limited warranty

Heritage Series Features

HOME DESIGN
> Coordinate any choice of elevation style with interior design and selections
> Extensive selection of stone, stucco and brick exterior materials to accomplish desired elevation style (per plan)
> 8 scheduled plan and construction meetings combined with direct access to builder throughout construction process

EXTERIOR DESIGN
> Premium kiln-fired brick offers lower maintenance and high value
> Hardi termite and fire resistant 7 1/4” reveal fiber-cement fiberboard siding (per plan), fascia & soffit with 50-year manufacturer’s warranty
> Premium GAF dimensional shingles with lifetime warranty, installed over 15# felt
> Wayne Dalton 9100 Series insulated, raised panel garage door(s) with one belt-drive door opener and 2 transmitters per door
> Attached garages are sheetrocked and painted (interior)
> Brick front porch floor to match the home’s exterior or choice of 3 slate selections with stone or stucco elevations
> Decorative address plate or brass plaque with succo elevations
> Illuminated doorbell button
> Whole home gutter system
> 3 exterior hose bibs
> 2000 sq. ft. flatwork allowance

INTERIOR DESIGN
> Choice of 30 ceramic tile or 5 engineered wood floor selections in the entry and dining room
> 9’ ceilings on first floor and 8’ ceilings on second floor (per plan)
> Choice of 36 selections of 8’ solid mahogany front door with leaded glass insets in 4 stain options
> Painted, raised panel interior doors throughout home (per plan)
> Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome exterior and interior door fixtures and hardware in knob or lever styles.
> Solid oak stair handrails in 20 hand-stained options with choice of 4 wrought iron spindles selections (per plan)
> Solid oak stained starter stair tread
> 36” wood burning fireplace with job-built wood mantel and choice of 30 ceramic tile surround selections
> Rounded sheetrock outside corners (except window returns)
> Choice of 16 stain-resistant carpet selections with 1/2” 5 lb padding
> Oversized 8” baseboards on first floor and 6” baseboards on second floor (per plan)
> PPG interior paint with choice of 14 interior and 3 trim colors
> Up to 3 ceiling fans in choice of rooms
> All bedrooms blocked & wired (with switch) for ceiling fan
> Decora rocker switches throughout home
> Choice of 3 interior wall texture selections

KITCHEN DESIGN
> Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 42” uppers, Euro “hidden” hinges, soft close drawers, adjustable shelves, and crown moulding
> Choice of 12 cabinet stain colors
> Cabinet drawers have full-extension drawer guides
> LED disk lighting (per plan)
> Under cabinet lighting in kitchen and bulter’s pantry (per plan)
> Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles (extensive selection of upgrades available)
> Choice of 30 ceramic tile backsplash selections laid straight
> Choice of 3 undermount stainless steel sink selections with Moen® Arbor faucet in oil-rubbed bronze, stainless steel or chrome finish
> Choice of 30 ceramic tile flooring selections in kitchen, breakfast area and utility room
> Walk-in pantry (per plan)
> GFI wiring for added protection

APPLIANCES
> Whirlpool stainless steel appliance package:
– Whirlpool built-in 30” double convection oven
– Whirlpool built-in gas 48” cooktop
– Whirlpool dishwasher
– Whirlpool built-in microwave
> High-capacity food disposal

AUDIO/VIDEO
> 2-RG6 cable and 2-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in family room, gameroom, media room and master bedroom
> 1-RG6 cable and 1-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in kitchen
> 1-RG6 cable and 2-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in study
> 5 telephone outlets and 3 additional cable outlets

MASTER BATH DESIGN
> Choice of 30 ceramic tile flooring selections
> Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 12 stain color options
> Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles
> Separate dual vanities with undermount round or square vanity bowls and knee space (per plan)
> White 6’ “drop-in” tub with whirlpool system and choice of 30 ceramic tile surround selections
> Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome shower enclosure
> Walk-in shower with marble tile floor (per plan)
> Moen® oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads
> Vanity mirror up to 8’ above finished floor
> Elongated toilets in all baths
> Medicine cabinets (per plan)
> Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome hardware

POWDER AND SECONDARY BATHS
> Choice of 30 ceramic tile flooring selections in powder room and secondary baths
> Choice of 30 ceramic tile tub and shower surrounds selections in secondary baths
> Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles in powder room (per plan) and and secondary baths
> Moen® oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
> Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 12 stain color options in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths (extensive selection of upgrades available)
> Undermount round or square vanity bowl in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
> Elongated toilets in all baths
> 5’ white porcelain steel tubs in secondary baths
> Medicine cabinets in secondary baths (per plan)

ENERGY EFFICIENCY
> Environments For Living® Platinum building partner
> Double pane Low-Ē3 insulated windows with vinyl frames available in 3 colors
> Tech-Shield 7/16” OSB radiant barrier roof decking
> Energy saving Blown in Blanket Insulation System (BIBS)
> R-15 blown insulation in exterior walls
> R-30 blown insulation in flat ceilings
> R-22 insulation at rafters and sloped ceilings
> 16 SEER high-efficiency HVAC
> Foil backed ductwork with R-6 insulation
> Reduced air leaks with caulk at base plate on exterior walls (first floor only) and polysealed windows and doors
> Passive attic ventilation system with continuous soffit, ridge and airhawk vents
> Blower-Door and Duct-Blower energy efficiency tests on every home
> Minimum of 2 water heaters
> Efficient natural gas furnace with electronic ignition
> Efficient LED lighting except decorative fixtures
> Fresh-air blending system for improved air quality
> Natural gas plumbed at fireplace, cooktop, dryer, furnace and water heaters
> Honeywell programmable digital thermostats with humidity control function

CONSTRUCTION SCIENCE
> 2-keypad alarm system with contacts on all operating windows and doors (excluding detached garages)
> Attic siren and 1 motion detector in family room
> Electric smoke detectors with battery backup and integrated carbon monoixde detectors in all bedrooms and adjacent hallways
> Post tension cable foundation is individually designed for each site by a structural engineer
> Each plan is engineered to exceed minimum wind requirements (Harris and Montgomery counties)
> Anchor bolts installed on all exterior walls
> Insulated water pipes in outside walls
> Copper electrical wiring throughout home
> 1-1/8” thick CDX plywood subfloor that is nailed, glued and screwed
> Exterior sole plate framing treated with Borate pest application
> Exterior GFI electrical circuits
> All 16” on center stud walls
> Third-party construction quality inspections
> External water penetration testing
> Partners in Building 2-year limited warranty, and Homes of Texas 10-Year limited warranty