Guidelines and Specifications of an Armour built home at $125.00 a sq. ft. Home size 3300 sq. ft. to 5000 sq. ft.



Concrete slab is 4-5″ thick 3000psi concrete.
Multiple under rings under foundation. Depending on size of home.
Under rings are 8′ deep x 12″ wide with steel and concrete.
All framing be it wall studs, ceiling joist, floor joist or rafters are all on 16″ centers.
Ceiling heights are 9′ other then main living area which could be higher depending on design.
High end vinyl windows ( Pella, Atrium Etc. white or almond ) full view or divided light.
Exterior doors  to be 8′ wooden stain grad.
Brick  exterior with Hardy trim.  Brick allowance up to $ 1.75 a sq. ft.  ( Add $1.50 for stone )
All exterior and some int. walls and ceilings insulated ( R-11 bats in exterior walls and R-30 blown cellulose in attic. )
30 Year Architectural shingles.
Gutters and down spouts around home as needed.
A/C units are 14 seer Trane heat pump systems.
Garage doors are 8′ windstorm rated for 120mph

Interior Amenities:

Sheetrock to be 1/2″ throughout entire home. Taped bedded and textured.
Texture choices are: splatter drag, orange peel, crows foot or stomped.
Painting:   Ext. 1-color.  Interior: ceilings-1 color, walls 1-color,  trim one color. Cabinets 1-color paint or stain.  Additional paint colors add $ 375.00 ea. color.
Granite  counter tops on all cabinets. (  # 2 grade )
Tile back splash. ( Tile allowance for back splash including accents up to $ 500.00
Shower tile allowance including bull nose and accents up to $ 1000.00
Back splash allowance including bull nose and accents up to $ 800.00
All wood stain grade custom built cabinet’s with soft close doors and drawers with raised panel doors, including custom vent a hood to match cabinets. Stained or painted. ( Cabinetry allowance up to $ 20,000.00 )
1 and 2 step crown moldings in the family, dining, living room, study as well as the master qtrs. All windows to have window seals.
Interior doors are 8′ solid doors unless otherwise specified in plans.
Int. trim consist of 5″ base, 3 1/2″ door casing and 4″ crown molding with 5″ base.
Includes door hardware and installation. ( Door hardware allowance up to $1,000.00 )
High end appliances Whirlpool, Maytag etc. ( Allowance up to $ 5,500.00 )
Gas/wood burning log fireplace with custom mantle designed by builder using paint or stain grade materials.
Whirlpool or air jet in master  along with separate shower with glass door and or possible half walls depending on design.
Tub enclosure, shower and kitchen backsplash are ceramic tile.
( Tile allowance for these items up to $ 2,500.00 including accents )
Lighting fixture allowance up to $4,500.00 ( Includes all lighting fixtures inside and out including fans. )
Plumbing fixture allowance up to $ 5,000.00 Includes sinks, toilets, tubs and faucets and valves.
Flooring allowance for wood, ceramic tile or carpet is $3.75 a sq. ft.
Tie in electrical to power source up to 40′ from house. additional cost is $10 a lineal foot.
Tie in plumbing from house to city water and sewer up to 40′. Additional cost is $10.00 a lineal ft.


Well and septic ( if needed add $15,000.00 )
Engineering for windstorm
Land clearing & pad
Driveway and or sidewalk.
( We have allowances for these items depending on size and location )