Under Construction

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Your Home Under Construction

Whether this is your first time building a new home or not, the construction process can get a bit confusing. Landon Homes wants to make this easier! Use this page to help guide and familiarize yourself with the construction process. We take your home from dirt to move-in ready in 11 steps.

Under Construction

Steps to Construction

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Stage 0: Lot Released

  • Pre-Construction
  • Moisture Preparation
  • Lot Preparation
  • Set Forms
  • Form Sand
  • Plumbing Grounds
  • Foundation Make-up
  • Cable Installations
  • In Slab Electric Rough
  • Float Forms
1

Stage 1: Slab Poured

  • City & Engineering
  • Pre-Pour slap Inspection
  • Pour Slab
  • Strip Foundation
  • Foundation Rough Grade
2

Stage 2: Frame

  • Stress Foundation Cables
  • Frame
  • Nailing Guidelines
  • Rafter Span Charts
  • HVAC Chase Construction
  • Light Weight Concrete Balconies
  • Fireplace Installation
3

Stage 3: Pluming & Windows

  • Plumbing Top Out
  • Approved use of Joist Space
  • Unapproved Use of Joist Space
  • Gas Top Out
  • Sheathing
  • Cornice
  • Flashing Detail
  • Securing Homes
  • Decking
  • Shingles
4

Stage 4: Elevation/HVAC/Rough

  • HVAC Rough
  • Approved use of Joist Space
  • Unapproved Use of Joist Space
  • Electric Rough
  • Structured Wire Rough
  • Security Rough
  • Electrical Underground
  • Polyseal and Baffles
  • Exterior Clean I
  • City Inspections
  • Insulation
5

Stage 5: Sheetrock

  • Start Brick
  • Sheetrock Hang
  • Hardibacker Wall Finish
  • Exterior Clean II
6

Stage 6: Interior Trim

  • Garage Doors
  • Brick/Stucco Complete
  • Flatwork Pour
  • Exterior Clean III
  • First Trim and Stairs
  • Cabinets
  • Paint- Wall out and Enamel
7

Stage 7: Kitchen Tops/Brick

  • Flatwork
  • Prime House Paint 1
  • Countertops
  • Counter Flashing
  • Ceramic Tile
 
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Stage 8: Electric & Plumbing Final

  • HVAC Trim
  • Plumbing Trim
  • Electric Trim
  • Structured Wire Trim
  • Security Trim
  • Paint – Top Coat
  • Gutters
  • Fireplace Front
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Final Clean
  • Final Grade
  • Fences
  • Irrigation System
  • Sub Surface Drains
  • Shrubs/Trees
  • Mirrors & Shower Doors
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Stage 9: Flooring

  • Weather-strip
  • Vinyl
  • Paint
  • Trim II and Lockout
  • HVAC Startup
  • Wood Floors
  • Pre-Carpet Check list
  • Exterior Clean IV
  • Carpet
  • Final Clean & Pre-Orientation
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Stage 10: Home Finished

  • Exterior Clean V
  • Paint
  • Quality Assurance Acceptance
  • Certificate of Quality Assurance
  • Final Clean Post Orientation


Under Construction

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We’re one of DFW’s Top 20 Builders, a home-town company with national experience.

  • Home Builder in Little Elm TX2″ x 6″ Exterior Wall Construction
  • DOW Styrofoam ™ structural Insulated Sheathing
  • Insulated Corners
  • Vinyl Low E Tinted Glass Windows
  • 16 SEER HVAC System
  • Fortiflash ® Waterproof Membrane around windows
  • 80% AFUE Gas Furnace
  • Third Party Inspection of Every Home
  • ENERGY STAR ® Appliances
  • Programmable Thermostat
  • R-22 Exterior Wall Insulation System
  • Insulation Sealing System
  • R-45 Blown Fiberglass Ceiling Insulation in Attic
  • Tech-Shield Radiant Heat Barrier
  • Tankless Water Heater
  • High Performance MOEN ® Faucets
  • 4″ F100 Media Filters for A/C System
  • ICAT Can Lights
  • PEX Plumbing