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Select Home Design Options

You have full control of selecting design options for your specific home.

Resi-Cost first learns about your home design through your selections of the home's Design Characteristics. Over 60 design characteristic options define how your home design is shaped, framed, styled and sized.

You have complete control of defining every attribute of your home’s design through selection of appropriate design options.

Here are just some examples of your home's possible design characteristics you'll be able to define:

Select your Home Style and Basic Shape
• 1 Story
• 1-1/2 Story
• 2 Story
• Select House Proportion / Shape

Select the Roof Style
• Hip
• Gable
• Cross Gable or Reverse Gable

Select the Roof Pitch and Overhang
• 4:12, 6:12, 8:12, 10:12 or 12:12 slope
• Roof Overhang Distance

Select Roof Dormers for the House or the Garage
• Dormer Quantity, Size and Style (Gable, Shed, Eyebrow Style)

Select Porch Types, Sizes and Quantities
• Covered Porch (up to 3)
• Screened Porch (up to 3)
• Enclosed Porch (up to 3)

Select Floor Plan Attribute Options
• 1st Floor Square Feet
• 2nd Floor Square Feet
• 2nd Floor “Open to Below” Space
• Bump-Out Square Feet
• Breezeway Square Feet
• Garage Type (Attached, Detached)
• Garage Square Feet (2 car, 3 car, 4 car total)
• Garage Door Type (single / double)
• Basement Garage Square Feet (4 car, 6 car, 8 car total)
• Bonus Space (Finished / Unfinished)
• Ceiling Heights (Basement, 1st , 2nd floors)
• Ceiling Types (Flat, Vaulted or Cathedral)
• Exterior Door Quantity (Passage, French, Sliding Door Wall)
• Window Areas (including bays, skylights)

Select Basement / Crawlspace Options
• Slab on Grade (none, full or partial)
• Crawlspace (none, full or partial)
• Basement (none, full or partial)
• Basement (Standard, Walkout, Finished, Unfinished)