What makes a great Estate Builder? Your home is one of the most important investments you will ever make in your lifetime. Starwood Groupe has become the leader of Utah Estate Home Building through years of building award-winning homes. Chances are, by the time you are ready to build the home of your dreams and choose a homebuilder, you’ve already been dreaming and planning for months, if not years. You now need someone to take all your dreams and plans and turn them into reality.
Starwood Groupe’s Value #1: Cutomer Satisfaction. Our clientele is not only satisfied, they are thrilled with their new home. Not only does Starwood excel in communication and being attentive on-site, we work with only the best tradesmen and women.
Starwood Groupe’s Value #2: High Quality Design. Our award-winning design team allows you the assurance your home will be comfortable and fashionable without being trendy. Our designs are built to last.
Starwood Groupe’s Value #3: Cutting-Edge Technology. We are extremely conscious about using the most up-to-date building methods. Some of our clients choose to build a home with very little carbon footprint, some choosing to be completely self-sustaining and “off-grid.” We specialize in echo-friendly options, as well as being versed in Fengshui and Vastu. It is imperative you have an estate that is optimized for optimal health and success.
Choosing a homebuilder to build your estate can be daunting. There are so many companies who promise to give you the skill and attention you deserve. It can be difficult to separate the experts from the fast-talking salespeople. Where do you start??
Here is a New Estate Build Checklist:
If needed, meet with your banker or financial planer to secure financing or a budget
Select an architect or consult your builder for a great referral
Choose the perfect lot to suit your design
Interview and hire your construction company to create your dream estate based on your lifestyle and budget
Aquire building permits, which is often performed by your construction company. This process varies depending on your community or city you choose to build in
Prepare site and pour foundation. This can be either a simple or complex process, depending on the location and slope of your lot.
Framing, including the floors, walls and roofing. The important structure of your home should be solid and long-lasting. This makes it more important to select a construction company that employs the highest quality craftsman.
Insulation, plumbing, electrical and HVAC. Here in Utah, where temperatures vary drastically during the year. Having quality insulation as well as a good heating and cooling system is important, not only for comfort, but for energy efficiency.
Complete drywall and interior textures, beginning with exterior finishes and installing exterior driveway and walkways. Your home’s exterior should reflect your personal style and git in with the natural surroundings. A skilled design team can help make your home estate’s unique first impression that complements the interior design.
Hard surface flooring and countertops, interior trim and windows. Consider radiant heated flooring. It’s ideal for those cool winter months and can add to the overall efficiency of your HVAC system.
Complete mechanical trims, install kitchen and bathroom fixtures. The heart of your home, you will likely spend the most time in your kitchen that anywhere else in your home, especially if you enjoy entertaining. Choose appliances that combine form, function and style.
Install mirrors, shower doors, and final clean-up. Complete landscaping and finishing up your outdoor living areas, which could include a pool, water features, hot tub, a fire pit, trampoline, built-in grilling station.
Final inspection and walkthrough with your construction company. Your custom estate team will walk you through your new home to get you acquainted with all its features. Depending on the size and scope of your build, and your choice of features, there could be a lot to take in and learn. This is also an opportunity to spot item you would wish changed, so be attentive and observant. A quality construction company will guarantee your satisfaction.