Discover The Delta Home Builder Difference

Delta Home Builders is proud to provide the Greater Houston Area with the finest homes at the very best value. With the highest standards of quality and workmanship, we build each and every home the way we would if it were going to be our own. Many of the items that come standard in a quality Delta home are optional items for other builders. Compare some of our standard features below and discover why Delta provides the very best value in the Houston custom home market.

Foundation:

  • All steel grade 60 rebar used, no inferior post tension slabs used
  • 6-5/8″ rebar in all beams with 1/2″ rebar mat 16″ on center, both ways
  • 3000 psi concrete
  • 6 mil poly vapor barrier

Framing:

  • 16″ on center studs (walls, floors, ceiling joists, roof rafters)
  • Hurricane clips on exterior walls, hurricane strapping on all roof rafters
  • 1-1/8″ tongue and groove subfloor used (two story houses)
  • Hardy plank siding, fascia and continuous vented soffit
  • All exterior walls completely wrapped in 7/16″ OSB with Tyvek as moisture barrier
  • Tech shield radiant sheathing for roof decking

Insulation:

  • R-38 batt insulation in ceilings
  • R-22 insulation in sloped ceilings
  • R-15 batt in exterior walls
  • Caulk and Polyseal all exterior openings

Air Conditioning:

  • Carrier – 16 SEER R-410 A/C System with programmable thermostat
  • Tonnage is dependent on square footage – full two story houses are zoned with two units
  • Gas furnace used when desired

Plumbing:

  • Three copper water lines (hot, cold, recirculating) – No PVC supply lines except main line from meter.
  • All water lines insulated throughout entire house
  • Plumbers grade Moen fixtures used; finish determined by selection
  • $4,000 – $7,000 plumbing package allowance depending upon plan
  • Whirlpool tub in master freestanding or drop-in with tile surround
  • All showers tub surrounds are tiled, and vanity tops are granite with 1-1/2″ edge
  • Fireplace with ceramic logs included
  • (2) 50 gallon water heaters standard for 3+ baths. Gas where applicable
  • Houses with three full baths get two (2) fifty gallon water heaters.
  • All country property sites include Aerobic septic system and 500 gallon propane tank (if required)

Electrical:

  • All copper wiring in house
  • Underground service with inside breaker box (per plan)
  • CAT5 phone and RG-6 cable/satellite installed
  • Decora switches
  • Ceiling fans in bedrooms/family room (from allowances)
  • Surround sound prewiring in family room
  • $2,500 – $5,000 lighting package depending upon plan

Roofing:

  • 30 year architectural tab algae resistant shingles with #15 lb. felt (all valleys have valley flashing installed)
  • Continuous ridge venting where possible

Exterior:

  • Large brick selection; most plans 100% brick
  • Stone or Stucco also available as option
  • Double pane insulated Low-E windows used on entire house
  • One (1) Garage door opener with transmitter included
  • Final grade around perimeter of house (25′)
  • Bricked mailbox with address plaque

Interior:

  • Tile in kitchen, breakfast, utility, and all bathrooms
  • Ceramic tile backsplash in kitchen
  • Excellent carpet selections with 1/2″ pad
  • Wood flooring as an option
  • Stacked crown molding in foyer and 2 rooms
  • Large base and door casing throughout
  • Satin paint is standard on interior
  • Custom mantel over fireplace
  • Chair rail in dining room
  • Kitchen cabinets are stain grade, custom designed, 100% wood (maple,oak, or birch) No particle board used. Can be changed to paint grade at no extra charge. Cherry, Hickory or Ash can be upgrade choices.
  • 42″ upper staggered height cabinets
  • Granite countertops with 1 1/2″ edge in kitchen and all baths (4 edges to choose from)
  • $1,200 – $2,000 hardware allowance
  • $5,000 appliance allowance
  • Mahogany front door with choice of 1/2, 3/4 or full leaded glass inserts (triple insulated) with brass or lead finish
  • Raised six panel or arched eyebrow interior doors
  • All cabinet doors are raised panel profile

Driveway:

  • 3,000 psi with #6 wire mesh for reinforcement
  • $8,800 driveway allowance (2,200 sq.ft. of flatwork) All additional flatwork at $4.00 per sq.ft.
  • 3/8″ rebar on 16″ centers add $ .50 per square foot

Warranty:

  • 10 yr. warranty on foundation and structure
  • 1 yr. complete warranty on all systems, parts and labor included
  • 2nd – 5th yr. warranted on all mechanical systems – parts and labor (through third-party independent warranty company)
  • Includes all labor and material costs