Phases of Construction

When building and remodeling some work can be done independently of other work, but most stages must follow the critical-path method outlined below. This means that a particular stage needs to be finished before the next can begin and/or complete. Your questions are always welcome.

  1. Contract is signed and deposit is paid
  2. Permitting and Planning: Plans are submitted for review, approval and permitting. A job schedule is created, initial materials are ordered, subcontractors are contacted and scheduled as the job progresses.
  3. Site Preparation
  4. Excavation and Foundation
  5. Framing / Windows and Exterior Doors
  6. Roofing / Siding and Exterior Trim / Exterior Paint and Finishes
  7. Electrical / Mechanical / Plumbing Rough-ins
  8. Insulation
  9. Drywall / Plaster
  10. Interior Finish Carpentry / Cabinetry
  11. Interior Painting / Wallpapering and Finishes
  12. Tile / Countertops / Flooring
  13. Finish Mechanical / Electrical / Plumbing / Appliances
  14. Final Inspections and Punch List
  15. Contract Completion
  16. Move In!