2018 HOME-A-RAMA


Beginning to build a custom home can be a scary experience. The endless stream of questions that must be asked and decisions that must be made can tire anyone. Luckily, we have worked hard and rigorously to make the experience as painless as possible. See our progression from start to finish with our 2018 Home-A-Rama home.

NOVEMBER

 Home owners Jim and Maureen review the final plans of their dream home.

Home owners Jim and Maureen review the final plans of their dream home.

  • Plan Design Consultations #1, #2, #3 are completed
  • Preliminary Spec pricing is presented
  • Ballpark pricing is presented for approval by home owners
  • Final design and elevations presented for approval by home owners

DECEMBER

 Maureen during the appliance/plumbing selections.

Maureen during the appliance/plumbing selections.

  • Final Contract is signed
  • Doors and windows are ordered
  • Documents sent to the bank
  • Well/Water/Sewer permit filed
  • Shingles ordered

JANUARY

  • Excavation on their home has begun
  • Appliance/plumbing selection are completed
  • Walls are set and poured
 Jim and Maureen looking at samples of flooring and tile.

Jim and Maureen looking at samples of flooring and tile.

February

  • Basement and garage floor is poured
  • Window wells are built
  • Pre-framing has begun 

March

  • Foundation QC is completed
  • Framing is started for the first and second levels
  • Roof framing is started
  • Flooring selections completed

april

 Electrical walk is completed with Maureen and OTDG Construction Manager Ragan during framing.

Electrical walk is completed with Maureen and OTDG Construction Manager Ragan during framing.

  • Cabinet hardware is ordered
  • Design Meeting #2 is completed
  • Electrical and Mechanical Walk completed
  • HVAC Rough Install is completed
  • Trim pre-walk occurred
  • Exterior siding installed, exterior paint begins

May

 Maureen selects interior paint selections with the help of Everything Home Designers during Design Meeting #3.

Maureen selects interior paint selections with the help of Everything Home Designers during Design Meeting #3.

  • Roof is installed
  • Design Meeting #3 is completed
  • Drywall is hung
  • Insulation is added
  • Masonry has been started
  • Mechanical QC is completed

June

  • Drywall and insulation inspected
  • Interior paint selections ordered
  • First coat of paint completed
  • Garage door is installed
  • Trim is installed

July

  • Cabinet tops installed
  • Lanscape planning completed
  • Concrete walk completed
  • Trim walk QC finished
  • Appliances are inspected
  • Lights installed

August

  • Final exterior paint finished
  • Hardwood/tile backsplash installed
  • Landscaping installed
  • Aqua systems installed
  • Carpet installed
  • Final QC walk completed

September

  • Closing walk with home owners

At Old Town Design Group, we make it a priority to make sure that you are always in control and aware of what to expect during the home building process. We will check the grade of lots to ensure you know exactly what you're physical lot restrictions are and our experts will find the best lot for your needs. By utilizing our in-house design team, we will create your perfect dream home that matches your aesthetic style and lifestyle through build design and interior design selections.