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Sterling Modular Homes building specifications are anything but standard.
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Here are some of the other quality standards you can expect:
Floor Construction
24', 26' & 28' Wide Homes: Double 2 x 10 perimeter band joist laminated with 3/4" plywood for additional strength. 2 x 10 joists 16" on center. FHA approved joist hangers on each floor joist at marriage wall
5/8" Tongue and groove Oriented Strand Boards (OSB) decking, glued and nailed to each floor joist
Roof Pitch
7/12 Roof pitch on Ranches and Two Stories, 10/12 roof pitch on Capes and 12/12 roof pitch on Cape Chalets
2 x 8 Rafters 16" on center (o.c.)
7/16" OSB roof sheathing
25-year warranty roof shingles with underlayment
Continuous ridge vent
12" Overhangs on front rear and fixed gable ends
Aluminum facia and vinyl soffit
Interior Walls
Standard 8' ceiling height. (9' available on lower level of 2 Story Homes only)
2"x4" Studs on 16" centers
1/2" Drywall fastened to studs with construction adhesive and drywall screws
Double 2 x 4 mating walls (3/8" sheathing between each 2"x4" mating wall)
2 x 6 ceiling joists 16" on center
Exterior Walls
2 x 6 on 16" centers
7/16" Sheathing
Building wrap
Vinyl siding
Interior Finish
Colonial 6 panel white
Casing - Colonial white
Base - Colonial 6" white
1/2" Drywall on walls and ceilings, beaded, taped and spackled
1/2" Moisture resistant drywall in baths
2 coats of high quality latex primer throughout house
Solid oak fronts, adjustable shelves with selection of cabinet style
Double bowl stainless steel sink, single lever faucet with spray
Pex feed lines stubbed though floor for on-site hook up
Moen single lever faucet
PVC waste & vent lines stubbed though floor and attic for on-site hook-up
Post form laminated counter tops
Lighted/vented range hood
One piece cultured marble vanity top (or china drop in with laminate counter top) with Moen single lever faucet
Molded 1 piece fiberglass tub and shower units
China water closets
Combination light/power vent (all baths)
Oak bath accessories, including oak framed medicine cabinet with twin sliding mirrors and built in light
Floor Coverings
Vinyl flooring in kitchens and baths with �" underlayment
26oz. Carpet with upgrade pad
Ceilings - R-38 insulation
Walls - R-19 insulation
Basement Stairwell walls - R11
150/200AMP Main service panel with 40-circuit capacity
Breakers supplied as required only
Smoke detectors supplied per state and local codes
Ground fault interpreter (GFI) receptacles in kitchens and baths where required
Waterproof GFI exterior receptacle
Pex supply lines throughout house
Windows and Doors
Vinyl Double Hung high performance Low E glass with full screen
Rolling or hinged patio doors on some models
Smooth fiberglass insulated exterior doors
Deadbolts on all exterior doors
Adjustable aluminum sills
Compression weather-stripping
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