Building Process

At Singh Homes, we’re pleased to work with you throughout the new-home building process. For your convenience, this Building Process Guide will assist you in following the progress of your home step-by-step. We’re committed to constructing the finest quality home in the shortest possible time* and at the best possible price.

Stage I – Pre-Construction Activities

  • Purchase Agreement signed
  • Release home for construction
  • Plot plan ordered
  • Construction Documents finalized
  • Building permit application
  • Trusses, windows, lumber, cabinets, etc. ordered
  • All selections are finalized within 21 days from Purchase Agreement signing


Stage II – Construction Activities

  • Site clearing (if applicable)
  • Basement excavation
  • Pre-Construction Meeting with Homebuyer(s)
  • Pour footings
  • Pour basement
  • Tremco Watchdog Waterproof basement walls
  • Drain tile installation
  • Backfill basement
  • Trench, pour, and block garage footings
  • Delivery of lumber and roof trusses

Stage III – Rough Framing

  • Rough Frame
  • Installation of windows and doors
  • Shingle roof

Stage IV – Rough Mechanicals

  • Rough mechanicals (heating, plumbing, electrical and fireplace)
  • Install fireplace
  • Pour basement and garage floor
  • Masonry
  • Rough mechanical inspections
  • Rough frame “punch out”
  • Rough frame orientation with Homebuyer(s)
  • Insulation and inspection
  • Hang, tape/mud, sand drywall
  • Nelson Energy Seal install

Stage V – Interior/Exterior Finishes

  • Exterior walks and drive
  • Prime interior house for paint
  • Installation of trim, door, baseboard, closets, shelves and rails
  • Installation of cabinets
  • Ceramic tile
  • Spot drywall prior to paint
  • Paint (final coat)
  • Installation of Final mechanicals
  • Installation of garage door
  • Hang gutters and downspouts
  • Final grade and inspection of site
  • Hardwood installation
  • Shoe and hardware
  • Final mechanical inspections
  • Singh Homes quality assurance review
  • Certificate of Occupancy issued by municipality
  • Pre-Occupancy orientation with Homebuyer(s)
  • Closing to take place within 5 days of issuance of Certificate of Occupancy

Stage VI – Pack your Bags and Move-In

* Homebuyer(s) will be notified of the closing date approximately 30 days prior to completion of the home. At that time mortgage financing should be finalized.

We hope this Building Process guide is a helpful tool for understanding and following the construction process for your new home!

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