Quality Standard Features

At Rockhaven Homes our goal is to build your new home as solid as a Rock, a true Haven for your family. Rockhaven standards are higher, and all these features exceed or meet the Ontario Building Code. All the quality features listed below are chosen to meet this goal, and are included in what we call a “Quality Standard” Rockhaven home.

These features are current as of 2019:
1.  It all starts with a solid foundation    Basement walls 9 inches thick, 20 MPa concrete   
2. Stable, high-performance, low-deflection floors    Engineered floor joists, glued and nailed 
3. Strong, well-insulated exterior walls    Two-by-six, R-24 exterior framing, c/w codeboard
4. Taller walls, with more expansive living space    Main floor wall height of  9’
5. Large, open-concept layout    Engineered, clear-span trusses
6. Steeper, taller, more appealing rooflines    Roof pitch of 8/12
7. Long-lasting, attractive, textured roof shingles    Thirty-year warranty, architectural shingles
8. Welcoming, protected front entrance, c/w useful space below    Covered front porch, c/w cold storage below
9. Warm, dent-resistant, rust-proof exterior doors    Exterior doors are fiberglass construction
10. Energy Star windows, available in 4 styles (casement, etc.)    Vinyl, low-e, argon-filled, energy-efficient windows
11. Large basement windows    4, poured-in-place, 47” x 24”, basement windows
12. A large, useful garage that easily fits 2 cars/trucks    Two-car garage, interior dimensions of 22’ x 23’
13. Quiet, secure, insulated garage overhead doors    Insulated garage doors, belt-drive openers, key-less entry
14. Long-lasting, weather-proof, window and door openings    All openings sealed, clad, insulated, and caulked
15. Low-maintenance, solid, clay masonry exterior    Clay brick, residential size with over 50 colour/style blends
16. Durable, sloped, long-length stone sills    One-piece, natural stone sills, up to 8’ in length
17. Well-insulated, properly vented, trussed attic spaces    R-50, blown-in attic insulation
18. Pleasing, low-profile, textured ceilings throughout    "California knock-down" finish on (most) ceilings
19. Wide choice of quality flooring, customized for each client    Quality hardwood (engineered), ceramic and carpet flooring
20.  Attractive, tiled, showers and baths, both ensuite and main    Ceramic-tiled showers, with skirted deck tubs
21. Strong, durable, long-lasting, wall-base for ceramic tile    Cement board wall-base installed in all shower areas
22. Attractive, durable plumbing fixtures, with full warranty    Name-brand, quality plumbing fixtures
23. Pleasing interior door choices, with textured, wood-grain appearance    Choice of 6 styles of textured, painted interior doors
24. Natural, wood casing and baseboard throughout    Larger, more substantial wood trim with excellent finish
25. Custom cabinet layout, design, and finishes for each home    Custom cabinet Allowance, c/w premium features
26. Quiet, comfortable, high-efficiency, low-maintenance furnace     95% efficient, 2-stage gas furnace with V-S ECM motor
27. Efficient, environmentally-friendly, air-conditioner    Seer-13, wall-mounted, A/C unit
28. Fresh, outside air supplied via efficient heat-exchanger    Heat-Recovery Ventilation (HRV) unit, simplified
29. Cozy, clean, and efficient, gas fireplace    Clear-view, gas fireplace, with tile/wood surround
30. Practical, energy-saving control of home heating and cooling    Programmable thermostat, 5-and-2 day control
31. Five convenient vacuum outlets throughout the house    Premium central vacuum, with ultra-pack accessories
32. Well-planned, rough-in (only) basement washroom    3-piece, rough-in, drains and vents for washroom
33. Final grading within 6 months of occupancy    Ensures positive, natural drainage for every new home
34. Extensive, established, third-party warranty protection    Tarion (Ontario New Home) Warranty Protection

All the features listed above meet and typically exceed Ontario Building Code standards.  At Rockhaven, we build your home as solid as a Rock, a true custom Haven for your family for years to come.

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