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There is no law requiring a builder to provide any warranty. Make sure you ask builders what kind of warranty they provide. A reputable builder will be able to provide an extensive written warranty detailing the coverage and their procedure should you need to utilize the warranty process.
Choosing a reputable Builder
When choosing a home builder be sure to do your research. First, contact your local Home Builder Association for a list of builder members. Also, check out their history with the Dept. of Labor and industries and finally, don’t just settle for list of written testimonials. Ask prospective Builders to provide references of people you can interview about their home building experience.
Why Build a Custom Home?
When deciding whether to build new or buy an existing home, know that only custom Building allows you the opportunity to select your preferred location, home plan and finishes. Choosing to build a new home with a local builder will not only easily allow for the perfect home in the perfect location but it will keep your costs down and support the local economy too.
What does Energy Star Certification mean?
First it’s not just lighting and appliances, additionally Energy Star committed builders practice special engineering ensuring a super tight building envelope, specialized heating and cooling systems and back it up with third party inspections to ensure an air-tight home and no duct leakage, thus Energy Star certified homes are up to 30% more efficient compared to the average new home.