Building Process

Step 1

Pre-Construction Process

  • Select Lot
  • Select Plan
  • Design review
  • Finalize Specifications & Contract

Step 2

Lot Preparation & Foundation

  • House Stake Out
  • Dig & Pour Footing
  • Foundation & Block
  • Pour Garage Slab Floor

Step 3

Framing

  • Frame Floors, walls, ceiling, roof, decks & porches
  • Install windows & doors
  • Wrap House
  • Paper Roof

Step 4

Rough-Ins

  • Plumbing
  • HVAC
  • Electric
  • Structured Wiring

Step 5

Exterior Cornice

  • Cornice works begins

Step 6

Roof

  • Install fiberglass shingles/metal roof

Step 7

Insulation

  • Batt and Spray in Insulation

Step 8

Exterior Siding

  • Exterior Siding is installed when cornice is complete

Step 9

Foundation

  • Stucco or Brick Foundation

Step 10

Exterior Paint

  • Paint Siding & Trim

Step 11

Sheet Rock

  • Board is hung and finished

Step 12

Interior Trim

  • Inter Trim & Built Ins start after Sheet rock is complete

Step 13

Cabinets & Countertops

  • Installed with trim or shortly thereafter

Step 14

Interior Paint

  • Paint will begin when the trim carpenters finish

Step 15

Hardwood Flooring & Tile

  • Unfinished Hardwood is installed
  • Tile is installed

Step 16

Landscaping

  • Final lot grades
  • Concrete or Paver Driveways are installed
  • Patios & sidewalks are installed
  • Install shrubs & sod
  • Install sprinkler system

Step 17

City Inspections

  • Final Inspections are performed by the City of Norfolk
  • Certificate of Occupancy is issued

Step 18

Homeowner Walk Through

  • Introduction to new home
  • Contact & Warranty Information is provided