3640 Concord Pike #1107
Wilmington, DE 19803

Work Hours
Monday to Friday: 7AM - 7PM
Weekend: 10AM - 5PM

Construction Steps

Step 1: Design and Pre-Construction

1.1. Personal Consultation

Begin with a personal consultation to understand your vision, lifestyle, and requirements for your dream home.

1.2. Custom Design

Collaborate with our architects to create a custom design, incorporating your preferences and ensuring optimal functionality.

1.3. Detailed Planning

Develop detailed architectural plans, including floor plans, elevations, and 3D visualizations of your dream home.

1.4. Engineering Analysis

Conduct engineering analysis to verify the structural integrity and feasibility of your design.

1.5. Permits and Approvals

Assist you in obtaining necessary permits and approvals from local authorities, ensuring a smooth construction process.

Step 2: Foundation and Site Preparation

2.1. Site Assessment

Conduct a thorough site assessment to determine the best positioning and orientation for your dream home.

2.2. Foundation Selection

Choose the ideal foundation type, such as slab, crawl space, or basement, based on your location and requirements.

2.3. Foundation Construction

Lay the foundation, ensuring it is sturdy and compliant with building codes and regulations.

2.4. Utilities Installation

Install essential utilities, such as water, electricity, and sewer connections, preparing the site for construction.

2.5. Foundation Inspection

Conduct a comprehensive inspection to verify the foundation's quality and compliance.

Step 3: Framing and Structural Work

3.1. Frame Assembly

Begin framing with the assembly of exterior and interior walls, creating the structural framework of your dream home.

3.2. Roof Structure

Install roof trusses or framing to support the roof, ensuring a secure and durable roofing system.

3.3. Floor Installation

Lay floor joists and decking, providing a stable platform for the upper levels of your dream home.

3.4. Window and Door Placement

Position openings for windows and doors, optimizing natural light and access points.

3.5. Structural Inspection

Conduct inspections at key stages to ensure precision and adherence to engineering standards.

Step 4: Plumbing, Electrical, and HVAC Installation

4.1. Plumbing Rough-In

Install plumbing lines, including water supply and drainage, preparing for fixtures and appliances.

4.2. Electrical Rough-In

Run electrical wiring throughout the home, ensuring proper placement of outlets and switches.

4.3. HVAC System Integration

Set up the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system, optimizing comfort and energy efficiency.

4.4. Wall Coverings

Apply insulation and install wall coverings, balancing thermal efficiency and interior aesthetics.

4.5. Inspections

Verify the functionality and safety of plumbing, electrical, and HVAC installations.

Step 5: Insulation and Weatherproofing

5.1. Wall Insulation

Install insulation within walls, controlling indoor temperature and reducing energy consumption.

5.2. Roof and Ceiling Insulation

Apply insulation in the attic or roof, maintaining a comfortable environment year-round.

5.3. Weatherproofing

Seal windows, doors, and exterior joints to prevent air and water infiltration.

5.4. Moisture Barrier

Implement moisture barriers in areas prone to dampness, safeguarding your dream home from potential damage.

5.5. Quality Assurance

Conduct quality checks to ensure effective insulation and weatherproofing.

Step 6: Drywall and Interior Finishing

6.1. Drywall Installation

Hang drywall panels, creating interior walls and ceilings throughout the home.

6.2. Interior Trim

Install baseboards, crown moldings, and trim, adding a finishing touch to the interior.

6.3. Cabinetry and Countertops

Fit kitchen and bathroom cabinetry, along with countertops, enhancing functionality and aesthetics.

6.4. Flooring

Lay flooring materials, such as hardwood, tile, or carpet, reflecting your chosen style and design.

6.5. Interior Painting

Apply paint or finishes to walls and ceilings, personalizing your dream home with your desired colors.

Step 7: Exterior Finishing

7.1. Siding and Exterior Materials

Install exterior siding or materials, elevating the visual appeal and protecting your dream home.

7.2. Roofing

Complete the roofing system with shingles, tiles, or other materials, ensuring weather resistance and durability.

7.3. Exterior Trim

Add architectural details, such as eaves, fascias, and decorative elements, refining the exterior aesthetics.

7.4. Exterior Painting

Apply exterior paint or finishes, enhancing curb appeal and harmonizing with your desired design.

7.5. Final Inspection

Conduct a final inspection to ensure high-quality exterior finishes and compliance with building codes.

Step 8: Final Touches and Quality Assurance

8.1. Lighting and Fixture Installation

Install light fixtures, electrical outlets, and switches, illuminating and powering your dream home.

8.2. Final Plumbing and HVAC Connections

Make final connections to plumbing fixtures and HVAC components, verifying proper functioning.

8.3. Quality Inspection

Conduct a comprehensive inspection, ensuring all components meet the highest standards of construction.

8.4. Touch-Ups and Corrections

Address any minor imperfections or adjustments identified during the inspection process.

8.5. Final Walkthrough

Accompany you on a final walkthrough, ensuring your complete satisfaction with your dream home.

Step 9: Landscaping and Outdoor Features

9.1. Landscaping Design

Collaborate on landscaping plans, including gardens, pathways, and outdoor living spaces.

9.2. Planting and Turf Installation

Plant trees, shrubs, and flowers, and establish a lush green lawn.

9.3. Outdoor Living Spaces

Create inviting outdoor spaces, such as patios, decks, or pergolas, for relaxation and entertainment.

9.4. Irrigation System

Install an irrigation system, ensuring proper water distribution for a thriving landscape.

9.5. Landscape Inspection

Verify the completion of landscaping elements, adding the final touch to your dream home.

Step 10: Final Inspection and Move-In

10.1. Building Inspection

Conduct a final inspection of the entire property, ensuring all components are up to code and meet standards.

10.2. Certificate of Occupancy

Obtain the Certificate of Occupancy, signifying your dream home's compliance with safety and habitability requirements.

10.3. Homeowner Orientation

Provide a comprehensive orientation, acquainting you with your dream home's systems and features.

10.4. Closing and Documentation

Complete the closing process, finalizing paperwork, and facilitating a seamless move-in.

10.5. Move-In and Celebration

Celebrate the culmination of the construction journey as you move into your uBuildHome-crafted dream home, ready to embark on a new chapter of cherished memories.

With uBuildHome by your side, building your dream home in America becomes an empowering and rewarding experience. Eliminate middlemen and embrace a personalized and streamlined approach to construction, where your vision and aspirations come to life in

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