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Smart Buyer Checklist


  1. Wood-I Floor Joist—no squeaks

  2. Egress window in basement

  3. Water resistant sub floor, glued and nailed

  4. Seamless Gutters and Downspouts

  5. 2x6 Exterior Walls

  6. Roughed-in plumbing for bath in basement

  7. R-23 Blown in BIBS insulation in walls, R-50 in attic

  8. Covered fascia and soffit

  9. Sound proof master bedroom, laundry room and all bathrooms

  10. Stress crack cut on all flatwork (basement floor, garage floor)

  11. Walls and ceilings screwed in drywall

  12. Limited lifetime warranty architectural shingles

  13. Skip trowel Texture or Plaster White or Drywall Painted two colors of your choice (drywall only) (flat)

  14. Finished Garage with Insulated garage door with openers and remotes

  15. 4” baseboards

  16. Windows taped and caulked to prevent leakage

  17. Caulk doors and baseboard

  18. Tyvek House Wrap

  19. Marble window sills

  20. D4 Dutch Lap Siding

  21. Ceiling fans wired in all bedrooms and living room

  22. Brick Front on all Porches

  23. Cable and telephone to living room and all bedrooms

  24. Foundation poured for all covered porches

  25. Gas Fireplace with wood marble mantle

  26. Sod front yard

  27. Oak front cabinets with crown molding

  28. Bury downspouts away from house

  29. Granite countertops - Class A

  30. Sump pump pit (with sump pump included)

  31. Grilled Low-e windows

  32. Lifetime basement wall leak warranty

  33. Freedom rail closet shelving

  34. Active Radon Mitigation System

  35. Stainless Whirlpool appliances

  36. Generous lighting allowance (ceiling fans included)

  37. Copper plumbing all the way to faucets

  38. 93+ efficient furnace and 14.5 seer air conditioner

  39. Security System free with paid monitoring

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