Accurate blueprints makes for hassle-free construction.

Construction Plans

  • General notes and specifications
  • Front, rear and side elevations (1/4″ scale)
  • Foundation plan (1/4″ scale) indicating beam and column sizes along with lower level framing
  • Reinforced foundation and footing details
  • First floor plan (1/4″ scale) includes all necessary framing information, window rough openings, beam sizes and framing details for specialized areas
  • Stairs, sections, cabinet layouts, window flashing and miscellaneous details necessary for understanding of construction methods
  • Roof plan (1/8″ scale) indicating pitches and wall height as well as truss profiles indicating heel heights and raised ceiling areas
  • Wall section indicating standard materials and detailing for typical wall construction
  • Detailed electrical drawings are not shown. That is worked out between the client and the electrician.

Construction Methods

  • Cast in place concrete reinforced concrete foundation, full basements
  • Steel structural beams and support columns at lower level framing
  • 2 x floor joist framing with 3/4″ floor sheathing
  • 2 x 4 stud exterior wall framing. Note: 2 x 6 studs at areas of higher walls exceeding 10 foot
  • Insulation values
  • R 10 lower level foundation walls
  • R 15 2 x 4 frame walls @ first and second floors
  • R 19 2 x 6 frame wall over 10 foot in height
  • R 38 ceiling insulation
  • Roof frame is indicated as manufactured engineered roof trusses; layout and engineering provided by truss manufacturer.

Ready to design your dream home?

The process to living in a dream-like reality is merely a few steps away. We work diligently to ensure that we design according to your wants, needs, and vision. We can chat about your custom journey at the same table that we’ve used since the beginning or you may browser our library of pre-drawn home plans to see if we’ve dreamt up your home already.