Hooker Building, Inc
4746 S. Country Lane
Fremont, MI 49412-9507
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For the more advanced browser I have put together a specification list to model a basic new home.
8” x 16” Footing with rebar. 8” pored concrete or block wall with rebar. 4” concrete floor. Footing drain. Water proofed
Floor system
2’ x 8” sill plate with sill sealer. Standard floor joist or I joist 16” on center. 3/4 t&g osb, glued and nailed. Solid bridging.
Exterior walls
2” x 6” 16” on centers. Single bottom plate double top plate 7/16” osb sheathing. Solid headers
Interior walls
2” x 4” 16” on centers. Single bottom plate double top plate
Roof system
Truss or hand set rafters and ceiling joist. 16” or 24” on center 1/2’ osb with clips. Anchor straps on all. 30# felt.
Other specifications
Anderson windows. Steel or fiberglass exterior doors.
Wood ,vinyl, cement siding, brick
Aluminum facia and full vent soffit. Cedar facia.
Vented ridge
30 year roof
Sheet rock or plaster.
Interior trim and doors. Pine, oak, birch, cherry. The market is full or imported woods. We have used them all.
Plumbing, electrical and hvac.
Whatever your imagination wants.

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