Charlottesville Builders

Custom Home Models

Building Specifications

The following specifications highlight the quality and detail we use in every home we build. Customization is always permitted on any of these custom home design aspects, but we do encourage you to consider the thought behind each specification we recommend.


  • Framing starts with High Performance | Joist Floor system and 3/4 inch T&G sub floor plywood with a Quality and Performance lifetime guarantee
  • Walls are built with 2x4's, 16" on center with 2x10 headers over all window and door openings
  • All exterior walls are 1/2' OSB sheathing and house wrap to keep out any moisture
  • Maintenance free premium vinyl siding with shutters on the front of the home
  • Quality vinyl windows with insulated glass and grilles between the glass
  • 6' vinyl insulated sliding door or patio door to rear deck
  • Stick built rafter roof system, 16" on center or trusses
  • 30lb roof felt paper
  • 30 year Timberline architectural fiberglass shingles
  • Seamless aluminum gutters with down spouts
  • 1' overhangs at eaves
  • Quality energy saving insulation
  • Insulated entry door with Schlage lock set
  • 2 outside hose bibs and electrical outlets
  • Pressure treated 12x14 read deck with rails and steps
  • Front porch with painted posts and rail pickets
  • Gravel driveway
  • Seeded yard


  • High vaulted ceilings, tray ceilings and dramatic barrel ceiling (per plan specs)
  • Oak handrails
  • Sealed red oak hardwood floors in foyer, kitchen, dining room, hall and great room
  • Tile in all baths and laundry
  • Quality upgraded carpet in bedrooms
  • Gas log fireplace with slate surround and painted mantle
  • Colonial style window trim and baseboard
  • Crown and chair rail in dining room
  • Raised six panel interior doors with chrome hinges and chrome Schlage door knobs (brass optional)
  • White ventilated shelving in closets and pantry
  • Dual zone energy saving heat pump
  • HVAC return in every bedroom
  • Maple or oak kitchen cabinets with crown molding, wood edge formica counter tops, trashcan cabinet is standard, (Island or Bar is optional)
  • Pantry in Kitchen (per plan specs)
  • Stainless steel double bowl kitchen sink
  • Maple or oak vanities with white cultured marble tops in bathrooms
  • Stainless steel black or white appliances include: microwave, range, dishwasher, and garbage disposal
  • Cable and phone jacks in all bedrooms
  • Phone jack in kitchen
  • Recessed lights
  • Ceiling fans in living room and master bedroom
  • Choice of Brushed nickel or Burnished bronze light fixtures

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