"Arboretum Series"


The Sage II, The Meadow II, The Wildflower & The Sequoia


New Single-Family Home Features

Arboretum Series Exterior Features:


- Brick or stone included on all front elevations, per plan

- Cedar siding with aluminum fascia, soffit, gutters & downspouts

- House wrap under the vinyl siding

- Three car garage with low maintenance overhead steel door

- Door chime for the front door

- Color coordinated exterior trim, per plan

- Asphalt drives with concrete aprons

- 3' wide concrete walk from main door to the driveway

- Energy Efficient white vinyl windows with low E glass

- Decorative window grids per elevation

- City water & sewer services with underground utilities

- 30-year, architectural grade roof shingles

- Fully sodded front & rear yards with parkway trees, per plan

- Uniform burnished black front & rear entry coach light fixtures, per plan

- Concrete step to grade at patio door, with standard basement

- Exterior & Garage GFI outlets, located per plan

- Two (2) frost proof hose spigots, located per plan


Arboretum Series Interior Features:


- 9' first floor ceilings with larger windows on the main level

- Full basement, per plan

- Choice of select ceramic flooring at the foyer, installed over 1/2" underlayment

- Choice of select vinyl tile flooring in the laundry room, installed over 1/4" underlayment

- Half wall at the interior stairs with pine cap & handrail

- Ceiling outlet located in the garage for a future overhead door opener

- Spacious laundry rooms with gas and water hook-ups for a future washer & dryer

- Linen closets with wire shelves, per plan

- 3" white base trim package

- Colonist style 6-panel white interior doors

- Brushed Chrome Georgian style interior door hardware

- Wooden sill and apron at most windows with three-sides drywall return

- Choice of select designer interior light fixture packages


Arboretum Series Kitchen Features:


- High quality furniture finished cabinetry including 30 inch upper cabinets and a choice of select style or color combinations

- Double Bowl Stainless-Steel Kitchen Sink with 1/3 H.P. Garbage Disposal

- Single lever chrome kitchen faucet with side sprayer

- Choice of select vinyl tile flooring in the kitchen, installed over 1/4" underlayment

- Five shelf kitchen pantry, per plan

- Water line for future ice maker (at the refrigerator location)

- Dishwasher, available in white, black or bisque

- Microwave, available in white, black or bisque

- Range with electric ignition, available in white, black or bisque

- Self-edge laminate kitchen countertops


Arboretum Series Bathrooms Include:


- Choice of select vinyl tile flooring in all bathrooms, installed over 1/4" underlayment

- Master Bathrooms include a full shower with chrome & obscure bi-pass shower doors

- Fiberglass tub/shower with upgraded surround in all secondary full bathrooms

- Cultured Marble vanity tops with integral sinks at all full bathrooms

- Powder room includes a white pedestal sink

- Designer vanity light fixtures with mirror

- Medicine cabinet included in all full bathrooms

- Vented exhaust fans to the exterior of the home

- GFCI outlet protection for your safety

- Single lever chrome lavatory faucets, in all baths

- 5-Shelf linen closets, per plan


Arboretum Series Features for Your Comfort:


- R-15 or better exterior wall insulation

- R-38 batt & blown ceiling insulation, in most conditions

- 13 SEER energy efficient central air-conditioning system

- 40-gallon quick recovery, direct-vent hot water heater

- Anti-Scald Valve at all showers

- Premium double pane vinyl basement windows

- Programmable furnace thermostats for Energy Savings

- 92% efficient, energy saving furnace

- Copper water supplies provide a solid plumbing system

- Passive radon venting

- Association maintained common areas

- Your choice of location for one (1) category 5, pre-wired phone outlets and two (2) RG-6 T.V. outlets

- Basic, structured wiring panel for future electrical upgrades

- Interconnected smoke-detectors with battery-backup and carbon monoxide detector, located per plan

- 200 Amp electrical service


Arboretum Series Optional Favorites:


- Insulated fire place box with log liter & choice of select fireplace face finish

- Numerous flooring options available, meet with a professional designer to select your upgrades

- Trayed Ceilings at the Master Suite, per plan

- 1' deeper full unfinished basements

- Finished basements available, per plan

- Choice of select upgrade light fixture packages

- Choice of select upgrade kitchen & bathroom cabinet styles or finishes

- Add a Lazy Susan cabinet or Roll Trays at the kitchen

- Choice of select interior trim & hardware packages

- Deluxe master bathroom package includes ceramic tile, whirlpool tub and a raised master vanity

- Numerous appliance packages available including laundry, cooking and refrigeration choices

- Basement rough-in bathroom plumbing available per plan

- Upgrade stair railing systems in lieu of the standard half wall with cap

- Vent microwave to the exterior of the home

- Add recessed lighting or speaker outlets throughout your new home at the mechanical stage

Our policy of continual improvement in design and construction requires that specifications, materials, dimensions, plans and sales price are subject to change without notice.

Room sizes are approximate and may vary with elevation and the selection of various options. © 2017 U.S. Shelter.