Our Features

What You Can Expect

Saltwater Homes is dedicated to meeting or exceeding the construction standards and codes set for the area's single-family homes as well as building a signature home that reinforces our longstanding reputation for innovation, quality and value.

Structural features that include a steel reinforced monolithic foundation with concrete block wall construction, a structurally engineered truss system and hurricane straps and clips to withstand 140 mph winds, a concrete tile barrel or flat tile roof, highly insulated ceiling and walls, as well as a high-efficiency heat pump and air handler, make a Saltwater home a structurally sound and energy-efficient investment.

Interior finishes that include 36" maple, raised panel cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel door hardware and electrical and plumbing fixtures as well as a security system with motion sensor and smoke and carbon dioxide detectors make a Saltwater home a right choice for the most discriminating buyer.

Our General Features

• All architectural plans, engineering and permit fees
• All required surveys, and soil compaction tests performed by engineers
• Generous site development allowance includes clearing, grading and fill dirt.

Our Structural Features

• Monolithic foundation 3000 psi concrete w/ fiber mesh
• Steel reinforced footer system with (2) continuous run #5 rebars (Per Plan)
• Steel reinforced concrete block construction
• Precast, pre-stressed concrete lintels, headers and sills
• Engineered truss system for a 140 mph wind load
• Wooden high grade 2x4 and 2x6 interior wall construction
• Hurricane straps, all thread tie down system & clips for high wind loads
• Concrete barrel or flat tile roof over 5/8" roof sheathing w/ tile seal underlayment
• Bora-Care ®1 year renewable termite bond treatment applied
• Open cell spray foam applied to underside of AC/heated roof sheathing
• ¾ thick rigid foam board on all exterior block walls inside perimeter
• Aluminum covered 2x6 fascia and 16" wide overhang soffit
• LOE aluminum single hung double pane screened windows and sliders
• Wood backing installed for future window treatment
• Decorative edge cultural marble window sills in white
• Stylish internal window grids (Per plan)

Our Exterior Features

• 3 coats of maintenance free stucco textured walls with enhanced detailing
• Corbels, crown molding, banding treatment finished w/ cementitious texture
• Up to 3 coats of Sherwin Williams® Loxon primer and masonry coating
• (3) Exterior hose bibs with backflow preventers (per plan)
• Professionally designed landscape package w/ St Augustine sod installed
• Complete irrigation system with rain sensor and digital timer/controller
• 2 3/8" concrete paver driveway , sidewalks, and front entry

Our Kitchen Features

• KraftMaid® Belmont 36" Maple raised panel cabinets with crown molding on top of kitchen cabinets.
• Single pots and pans drawer
• Standard cabinetry hardware included on all doors and drawers
• Dovetail drawers w/ soft close feature on both drawers and doors
• Over and under cabinet lighting with light shield
• Single pull out trash bin in base cabinet
• 3cm granite countertops with choice of edges
• 3"x6" Tumble marble backsplash in subway patttern
• Recessed water line to refrigerator for icemaker
• Stainless Steel under mount sink w/ ½ h.p garbage disposal
• Delta® Leland goose neck pull out faucet for kitchen sink w/ soap dispenser
• Stainless Steel appliance package includes refrigerator, glass top self-cleaning stove, dishwasher and built in microwave

Our Bathroom Features

• KraftMaid ® 36" Maple raised panel base cabinets with soft close drawers
• Standard cabinetry hardware included on all doors and drawers
• Delta ® Windermere plumbing fixture in choice of finish in all baths
• Delta ® wide spread lav faucets in all baths in choice of finish
• Granite vanity tops with porcelain oval under mount sinks
• Panasonic ® exhaust fan to outside in all bathrooms and water closets
• Low water usage shower heads & comfort height elongated toilets
• Steel tub or walk shower tile walls to 8' in guest bath(s)
• Framed shower enclosure in master bath in choice of finish
• Acrylic drop-in garden tub in master bath (Per Plan)
• 8' Tile shower walls and tub skirt in master bathroom
• 1/4 inch beveled edge 42" high mirrors over all bathroom vanities

Our Protective Features

• Hardwired security system with motion sensor and two keypads
• Smoke & CO detectors w/ battery back-up in and out of all bedrooms
• 8' Lockable double pane LOE sliding glass doors
• Kwikset decorative entry door handle set in choice of finish
• All exterior doors to have deadbolt and keyed the same
• Plastpro ® 8' Fiberglass entry and French door w/ LOE glass inserts
• Two front door chimes with lighted doorbell button
• One year builders warranty program
• One year renewable termite bond thru treatment provider
• Ten year third party structural warranty provide by Bonded Builder®

Our Included Features

Our Mechanical Features

• 15 SEER variable speed Trane ® High efficiency heat pumps system.
• Programmable digital thermostat for optimal efficiency
• Dedicated air returns in each bedroom
• Air conditioned supply vents in all walk in closets
• 200-amp electrical services with outlets every 12' throughout interior of house (CODE)
• LED recessed lighting in kitchen and bathrooms. Locations per plan
• Up to (4) Exterior GFI outlets in garage and (4) weatherproof GFCI outside.
• Pre-wire for carriage lights on each side of garage door
• CAT5 Phone outlets in kitchen, all bedrooms, and den.
• RG-6 satellite ready T.V . outlets in family room, bedrooms, den and patio.
• "Decora" designer light switches and outlets
• All bedrooms, great room, den and patio wired for fans/lights

Our Plumbing Features

• CPVC interior water lines
• PVC pipe for sewer and exterior water lines
• A.O. Smith ® Hybrid 50 gallon hot water heater
• Water main loop in garage w/ shutoff for future water softener
• Recessed washer and dryer hook-ups in utility room w/ vent to outside and emergency shut off valve.

Our Interior Features

• Up to 20" tile in great room, kitchen, nook, baths, laundry room, & foyer set on a 45 degree angle with crack suppressant application applied
• Knock down ceiling finish and orange peel textured walls
• Decorative trays ceiling, arches columns and niches (Per Plan)
• Interior walls painted with a Sherwin William quality acrylic latex paint
• 16'' x 7' Steel reinforced insulated overhead garage door w/ opener
• Garage block interior walls stucco and painted
• Xylene base concrete stain applied to garage flooring
• Storage over garage w/ sub-flooring and 30" pull down attic stair system
• CraftMaster ® hollow core interior doors, choice of style
• 5 ¼" 688 base boards w/ 3 ¼" Thin Delta Howe casing around interior doors.
• 5 ¼" crown molding in Main Living area (Per Plan)
• Kwikset® lever style door hardware in choice of finish
• Vinyl clad ventilated shelving in closets and pantry
• High grade wall to wall carpeting w/ 6lb padding

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