New Home Gameplan

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STEPS TO BUILDING A NEW HOME

Planning Your New Home

Step 1 – FIND IDEAS AND INSPIRATIONS
Step 2 – FIND YOUR LAND/LOT (VACANT? TEAR-DOWN?)
Step 3 – MEET YOUR COACH
Step 4 – CONTACT THE CITY (CAN I BUILD? LIENS, ENCUMBRANCES?)
Step 5 – DETERMINE YOUR BUDGET

 

Step 6 – HIRE AN ARCHITECT
Step 7 – FINANCIAL APPROVAL FOR CONSTRUCTION LOAN
Step 8 – HIRE AN INTERIOR DESIGNER
Step 9 – HIRE A BUILDER
Step 10 –INSURE YOUR BUILD

Building Your New Home

Step 1 – BEFORE YOU DIG: LOCATE SERVICES
Step 2 – SAFETY & SECURITY FENCING
Step 3 – TEMPORARY TOILET
Step 4 – TEMPORARY ELECTRICAL/HEAT
Step 5 – HOARDING
Step 6 – ARBORIST OR TREE REMOVAL
Step 7 – LOT SURVEY
Step 8 – ENGINEERING ASSESSMENTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL REPORTS
Step 9 – SHORING
Step 10 – ASBESTOS ABATEMENT
Step 11 – DEMOLITION
Step 12 – EXCAVATION
Step 13 – REQUEST GAS SERVICE LINE
Step 14 – FOOTINGS AND FOUNDATION
Step 15 – FLAT CONCRETE
Step 16 – ROUGH FRAMING
Step 17 – HYDRO SERVICE PANEL CONNECTION
Step 18 – INSTALL TEMPORARY STAIRS
Step 19 – BACK FRAMING
Step 20 – PLUMBING ROUGH-IN
Step 21 – STRUCTURAL STEEL
Step 22 – WINDOWS
Step 23 – EXTERIOR DOORS
Step 24 – GARAGE DOORS AND OPENERS
Step 25 – ROOFING
Step 26 – PLUMBING
Step 27 – HVAC
Step 28 – HYDRONICS
Step 29 – ELECTRICAL
Step 30 – FIREPLACE
Step 31 – CENTRAL VAC
Step 32 – SMART HOME
Step 33 – AUDIO AND VISUAL
Step 34 – SECURITY SYSTEM

Step 35 – AIR LEAKAGE AND WATER INFILTRATION CHECK
Step 36 – MASONRY INSTALL AND MATERIALS
Step 37 – SIDING MATERIAL AND INSTALL
Step 38 – EXTERIOR MILLWORK
Step 39 – SOFFIT, FASCIA, EAVES
Step 40 – INSULATION (INTERIOR, EXTERIOR AND ATTIC)
Step 41 – DRYWALL AND TAPING
Step 42 – STAIRS AND RAILINGS
Step 43 – FLOORING (HARDWOOD, CARPET, TILE)
Step 44 – SHOWER WATERPROOFING
Step 45 – POLISHED CONCRETE
Step 46 – TRIM, BASEBOARDS AND CASINGS
Step 47 – WALL AND CEILING FINISH MATERIAL
Step 48 – INTERIOR DOORS AND HARDWARE
Step 49 – PAINTING (INT AND EXT)
Step 50 – MILLWORK
Step 51 – KITCHEN AND BATH
Step 52 – COUNTERTOPS
Step 53 – PLUMBING FIXTURES
Step 54 – PLUMBING INSTALLATION
Step 55 – ELECTRICAL FINISH INSTALLATION
Step 56 – LIGHTING FIXTURES
Step 57 – FINAL HVAC
Step 58 – CENTRAL VAC INSTALL
Step 59 – SHOWER GLASS AND BATHROOM MIRRORS
Step 60 – BATHROOM ACCESSORIES
Step 61 – APPLIANCES
Step 62 – LANDSCAPING
Step 63 – EXTERIOR CARPENTRY AND DECKING
Step 64 – BASEMENT
Step 65 – FINAL INSPECTIONS
Step 66 – TARION HOME WARRANTY REGISTRATION
Step 67 – BUILDERS FEE
Step 68 – ON-SITE SUPERVISION/ EQUIPMENT RENTAL

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