Advice forHome building
Extra Materials

Ask for a leftover set of each type of tile, carpet, grout, wallpaper, brick, paint and trim for future repairs and remodeling.  After getting each, catalog the exact manufacturer and description of each in a document in case you need more than the leftover amount or can no longer read the label.  If it’s not obviously marked, talk to the builder before the house is finished.

Securing the Sub-Floor

Insist that the builder use screws (or nail screws) and Liquid Nail to secure the sub-floor (2nd story) and the stairs This is an item you can easily inspect after the upstairsInsist that the builder use screws (or nail screws) and Liquid Nail to secure the sub-floor (2nd story) and the stairs This is an item you can easily inspect after the the construction has been finished.

Budget carefully

Irrespective of the size of your new home or the work required, chances are it will cost you more than what you originally anticipate.Irrespective of the size of your new home or the work required, chances are it will cost you more than what you originally anticipate.Irrespective of the size of your new home or the work required, chances are it will cost you more than what you originally anticipate.