Quality Features 2017-12-19T19:30:24+00:00

Quality Features of our Standard Homes 


Subdivision services including:

  • Paved roads and curbs, sidewalks
  • Storm and sanitary sewers
  • Municipal water
  • Fully sodded lot and boulevard
  • Natural gas

All single family detached homes

  • Two exterior frost free hose bibs
  • Pre-finished metal insulated garage door
  • Crushed stone gravel walkway and driveway
  • Exterior colour schemes controlled by vendor


  • Genuine clay brick exterior
  • Maintenance-free aluminium soffit, fascia, eaves trough, and downspouts
  • Poured concrete basement walls with waterproof membrane
  • Wood and steel beam construction
  • 2×6 exterior wall construction.
  • 5/8” t&g fir plywood for sub floor, glued and nailed
  • Self-sealing high-grade fibreglass architectural shingles with a limited lifetime warranty
  • Tyvek wrapped exterior walls
  • R 22 wall insulation
  • R 60 ceiling insulation
  • Basement: Foundation walls wrapped with R20ci blanket insulation with integrated vapour barrier and 2×4 wood furring
  • Sump pump supplied and installed with check valve


  • Premium porcelain tiles in front entry, laundry, kitchen and bathrooms
  • Premium 3 5/16” Mirage engineered hardwood flooring in main areas
  • Quality carpet in remainder of house (bedrooms, flex rooms, and dens), and main staircase in bungalows
  • Two-storey main staircase to be oak; staircase to basement to be unfinished
  • 1 coat of primer, 2 coats of quality paint
  • Two coats quality paint on woodwork trim
  • Rough-in central vac. (On two-storey models) (partial rough in on bungalows)
  • Rough-in cable television outlets (3)
  • Rough-in telephone outlets (3)
  • Space age ‘free slide’ closet shelving
  • High speed internet including fibre-optic


  • Quality Décor kitchen cabinets with solid wood doors with crown moulding (as per plans and builder’s supplier’s samples)
  • Soft close cabinet doors
  • Solid wood, full-extension, soft close drawers with dovetail corners
  • Pot and pan drawers
  • Double stainless steel kitchen sink with single lever faucet
  • Rough-in for dishwasher
  • Heavy duty receptacle for stove installation
  • Island or Peninsula • Cambria Quartz countertops with stainless steel under mount sink


  • Quality American Standard white plumbing fixtures in all bathrooms
  • China basins
  • Right height elongated rim toilets
  • Acrylic 1-piece tub and shower unit with
  • pressure-balanced valves in main bath (as per plan)
  • Custom tiled shower with glass door in ensuite bath (as per plan)
  • Acrylic 1-piece shower stall unit with pressure balanced valves in ensuite
  • Quality Décor vanity cabinets with choice of solid wood doors (as per plans and builder’s supplier’s samples)
  • Soft close cabinet doors
  • Solid wood, full-extension, soft close drawers with dovetail corners
  • Mirrors above vanities
  • Brushed metal towel bars and paper holders
  • Laminate counters in bathrooms


  • Single poly laundry tub with deck faucets (space permitting)
  • 4” dryer vent ducted to exterior

Doors, Windows, Trim

  • Dashwood maintenance free white vinyl clad “low E” argon thermo-pane casement windows
  • Dashwood maintenance free white vinyl clad “low E” argon thermo-pane slider windows in basement
  • Operating windows to have screens
  • White vinyl sliding glass patio door where shown
  • Fiberglass insulated entry door(s)
  • Contemporary style doors and paint grade trim
  • 2-3/4” casing with window sills and 5-1/4” baseboard

Heating and Cooling

  • Gas fired high efficiency 2-stage forced air furnace
  • Central air conditioning
  • Natural gas tank-less water heater (rental supplier: enercare)
  • Air exchanger heat recovery ventilation system (HRV)
  • Programmable digital thermostat
  • Drain water heat recovery system


  • 200 amp. Service with circuit breakers and copper wiring throughout (as per Ontario Hydro standards and builder’s specifications)
  • Four receptacles in unfinished basement
  • Standard door chime kit
  • Front and rear exterior ground fault receptacles
  • Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors (as per municipal requirements)
  • 100 amp sub-panel in basement for future expansion
  • (5) interior pot lights in the kitchen
  • Light fixture allowance (see Staikos Homes for details)

Customized Features

  • Colour choices from available samples of the following (unless already ordered or installed):
  • Exterior colour package including: brick, shingles, aluminum colour, garage door, front door
  • Kitchen cabinetry and counter tops
  • Hardwood flooring – maple or oak
  • Carpet – Colours from our selections
  • Paint – 3 colours from our selections
  • Porcelain tiles
  • Hardware
  • Stair spindles

Optional Upgrades

These are a few of our available options:

  • Taller ceilings
  • Raised front entrances
  • Stone on exterior
  • Gas fireplaces
  • Quartz countertops
  • Upgraded kitchen layouts and islands
  • Under cabinet lighting
  • Heated floors in bathrooms
  • Oak staircases
  • Finished basements
  • Wood decks
  • Coloured exterior windows and doors
  • Higher basement walls
  • Dual-zone heating system
  • Custom tile shower with glass door in ensuite bathroom (in select models)
  • …Many more!*

These are a few of our available upgrade options, though this is in no way a complete list of what could be possible. If you have questions about any others, please ask.