What are the Major Steps in Building a House? Main Idaho Real Estate Insights

Here’s a quick breakdown of the construction process.

Homes can take as little as about 13 weeks to build to over a year depending on the size and complexity of the custom home. Most builders use software to help manage the timelines and scheduling subcontractors. This is a simple overview. You should consult your builder for their systems and timelines.

  1. Purchase Building Lot
  2. Initial Costs
    • Drafting Designer
    • Interior Designer Consult
    • Building Permit Fees
    • Excavating for Lot and Foundation
  3. Creating Shell for House
    • Concrete Foundation & Driveway
    • Framing
    • Trusses
    • Plumbing System
    • Electrical Wiring
    • HVAC Systems
    • Roofing Install
    • Exterior Finish
    • Windows Install
  4. Interior Construction
    • Drywall
    • Insulation
    • Interior Trim
    • Painting
    • Lighting
    • Flooring
    • Plumbing Fixtures
  5. Interior Finishes
    • Doors & Hardware
    • Granite
    • Cabinets
    • Garage Doors
    • Showers/ Bath Tubs
    • Appliances
    • Finish Capentry Design Elements
  6. Finishing Details
    • Landscaping
    •  Patio
  7. Additional Custom Elements
Posted by tlangford at 12/26/2017 11:26:00 PM
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