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Paramount Subdivision Meridian Idaho

Paramount Subdivision

Meridian, Idaho

Energy Star Certified Construction

  • Enhanced Insulation in Walls (R-21), Ceilings (R-42 min. blown in attic), and Floor (R-30)
  • Carrier High Performance Heating/Cooling Equipment & Design w/ Zoning on full 2-stories (Bonus rooms not included, but optional)
  • Energy Efficient Appliances, including 50 Gallon Water Heater
  • Air Infiltration Sealing and Sealed Ductwork
  • Compact Fluorescent Bulbs (50% min.)
  • 2x6 Exterior Wall Framing
  • Insulated interior walls for sound reduction at select locations (varies by model)
  • Atrium Low-E Premium Vinyl Windows Exteriors


  • TruWood Cottage Lap Siding Products (or equal)
  • Eldorado Hillstone Detailing in Lucera or Verona (not included on select plans, varies by elevation)
  • Certainteed 30 year Architectural Shingles (Black)
  • Full Landscaping Front and Rear per ACC requirements
  • Photocell for Front Exterior Lighting
  • Full Rain Gutters (varies by model)
  • Spacious covered patios (varies by model)
  • Fencing not included, but optional Interiors


  • Custom Alder Cabinetry by Local Craftspeople at Bathrooms & Kitchen (30” min. uppers, design per plan; 36” uppers in Bayview & Cambridge)
  • Hardwood Flooring – 2 1⁄4” White #2 Oak with Stain Color - locations vary by model  (Bayview & Cambridge incld. 3 1⁄4”)
  • Premium Carpeting with 8lb Pad
  • Craftsman Style square Oak Handrails – Stained to match Cabinets (2-story models)
  • Interior Door Style Choices & Craftsman Style Interior Trim (2 piece header in common areas & 5 1⁄4” tall base std.)
  • Built-in Closet Shelving with metal hanging rods throughout, 2” facing at Pantry & Master Closet
  • Light spray Wall Texture & Square Corners
  • Designer Lighting Package Choices (per included allowance)
  • Central Vac “stub-in” with up to 4 outlets and 1 toe kick vac pan at kitchen
  • 36” Natural Gas Fireplace with painted Mantle, Legs, and Tile surround (varies by model)
  • Low V.O.C. Paint by Kwal
    *All specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation


  • 3cm Slab Granite(in select colors) Kitchen Countertops with Full Tile Backsplash
  • Stainless Steel Appliance Package
    (3-piece Whirlpool, GE, or per allowance;
    4-piece pkg incld’d in Bayview & Cambridge)
  • Pre-plumbed water at refrigerator location
  • Kohler cast iron Top-Mount Kitchen Sink (biscuit) w/ Kohler Simplice Faucet (chrome)
  • Hardwood Flooring per interior specifications

Master Bathrooms

  • Large Soak Tub (select plans)
  • Dual Vanities (select plans) ~36” high with 4” to 6” tile backsplash & laminate countertops
  • Tile Flooring
  • Separate Toilet Room (select plans)
  • Easy Care One-piece Fiberglass Showers with Shower Door (chrome frame)
  • Walk-in Tile Shower included in Bayview & Cambridge models!
  • Moen Eva or Brantford Faucets (chrome) Top-mount oval china sinks and Cadet III
  • Elongated Toilets (white)

Main Bathroom

  • Premium Tarkett Vinyl Flooring (or equal)
  • Moen Eva or Brantford Faucets (chrome)
  • Top-mount oval  china sinks and Cadet III Elongated Toilets (white)
  • 32” high Vanity with Laminate countertops and 4”-6” tile backsplash

Powder Baths (select plans)

  • 21” Colony Pedestal sink (white), Moen Eva or Brantford Faucet (chrome), & Cadet III Elongated Toilets (white) 
  • Hardwood or Premium Tarkett Vinyl (per plan) Utility/Laundry Rooms 
  • 30” Upper cabinets over washer/dryer location (Flat Euro style, white) 
  • Laminate folding table w/ std. tile backsplash 
  • Premium Tarkett Vinyl Flooring (or equal)


  • Clopay Long Panel insulated overhead door with rectangular gridded windows 
  • Up to 2 belt drive openers – 1⁄2 HP w/remotes & keyless entry pad 
  • Drywall sanded and painted
  • Service Door to exterior (Smooth Steel 2868)
Posted by tlangford at 5/29/2012 7:06:00 PM
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