Home Build Process
Home Build Process Checklist
There are a lot of components that go into building your dream home. We like to provide all our clients with a checklist that covers the process and steps of building a home, that way you’ll always be prepared and know what to expect!
___ Initial Meetings
- Blueprint Design Confirmed
- Proof of Financing/Funds
- Start selecting finishes
___ Select all exterior options
- Windows, siding, shingles, stone, exterior doors, garage doors, etc.
___ Select all interior options
- Cabinetry, countertops, sinks, flooring, tile, trim, doors, etc.
___ Sign Contract ($10,000 Non-refundable
Deposit to builder)
___ Title Company Draws Set Up (chosen by lender)
___ Site Plan Approval
___ Sanitary Permit
___ Driveway Permit
___ Building Permit
___ Building Site Survey/Stakeout
___ Utilities- Gas & Electric Applications
___ Home Owners Insurance (Paid by homeowner if
owned land, builder also carries insurance on project)
___ Excavation (6-month Timeline Begins)
- Basement Dig
- Driveway Base Install
___ Foundation Concrete
___ Drain Tile/Styrofoam
___ Well Drilling
___ Septic Install
___ Underfloor Plumbing
___ Basement Floor Concrete
___ Power Pedestal Install
___ Garage Floor Concrete
___ Framing ($10,000 Non-Refundable Deposit to builder)
*Timeline subject to weather and other external factors. May not be an exact order of events.
___ Windows Install
___ Electrical Roughs- Lighting/Electrical
walk-through with homeowner
___ Plumbing Roughs
___ HVAC Roughs
___ Insulation Install
___ Gutter Install
___ Garage Door Install
___ Flooring Install
___ Cabinetry Install
___ Electrical- Finish
- Light fixtures installed
___ Pillars & Other detailing
___ Trim Painting (White)
___ Countertops Install
___ Plumbing- Finish
___ HVAC- Finish
___ Carpet Install
___ Closet Shelving Install
___ Appliance Install
___ Lawn Install
___ Final inspection for occupancy
___ MOVE IN DAY!
"They continue to go above and beyond to ensure they exceed our expectations."
"We were privileged to be Becky and Noah’s first customers for their homes in Evansville. Throughout the duration of the process Becky and Noah were extremely responsive and accommodating. We truly felt that they had our best interests at heart and we would highly recommend them to anyone looking to build a new home! Even after closing on our new home, they continue to go above and beyond to ensure they exceed our expectations."
~ Lindsey and Jonathan Schalow
"We loved our home buying experience..."
"We loved our home buying experience with Hurley Realty. Very personalized, clear, quick (which we needed) and fun! We highly recommend Becky to anyone looking or selling!"
~ Kate Gustman
"...this is the team you want to choose."
"Whether you are buying, selling, or building this is the team you want to choose. Easy going, prompt, honest, friendly, knowledgeable, great customer service, up to date on all the latest trends & styles, and my list could go on and on. Without a doubt, you are in good hands with Becky and Noah!"
~ Evansville Electric
"...these are people that want to do the best job possible."
"We hired Noah and Becky to build our custom home on our own property. We never regretted it for one moment! They brought so much energy for everything we had in mind."
~ Diana Whalen
"We would absolutely recommend Becky Hurley and Hurley Ranch."
"She [Becky] answered ALL of our questions and helped us make the bittersweet transition of selling our first home easier. Becky is knowledgeable, trustworthy and has great insight into the real estate, agricultural and home building industries."
~ Ashley Schumacher
"Whether you are buying, selling, or building this is the team you want to choose."
"Easy going, prompt, honest, friendly, knowledgeable, great customer service, up to date on all the latest trends & styles, and my list could go on and on. Without a doubt, you are in good hands with Becky and Noah!"
~ April Vannoy Kundert
"We couldn't ask for a better realtor."
"For all the craziness that surrounds buying and selling a home, Becky made this home buying experience an extraordinary one because of her work ethic and professionalism. Becky was always prompt in answering our numerous questions and would be willing to show us a home at a moments notice."
~ Adam Wamsley
"We couldn't be happier with our new home..."
"Noah and Becky are great to work with! They were very responsive and helpful to us as we navigated the process of building a home for the first time. We couldn't be happier with our new home and with how seamless they made the process for us!"
~ Kelsea Abendroth