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Charlie Knapp Builders, Inc.

Custom. Quality. Integrity.

Custom Details/What Makes Us Different

At Charlie Knapp Builders, Inc., we believe that we have the best total package in the area to offer someone wanting to build a new home.  Several upgrade options are standard with the homes we build, and our belief is that our detail in the bidding and billing process are second to none.  Below is a list of some of the custom upgraded features that we include as standard on the homes we build.  For more information on what sets us apart as a builder see the Home Building Process.

  • 2x6 exterior walls -- provides more room for insulation
  • Raised rafter heels -- gives more insulation space where the roof meets the exterior wall
  • 2x8 subfacia -- leaves a larger facia reveal after the gutters are installed
  • Field-framed roof -- offers more options to rooflines, cathedral ceilings, etc.
  • Window stools on trim around windows
  • Skirt trim board on all stairways
  • Poplar used for painted trim instead of pine -- paints to a more uniform finish
  • Backer installed by all windows for window treatments
  • 40 year asphalt shingles typically used instead of 30 year
  • All carpenters are direct staff of Charlie Knapp Builders, Inc. -- we do not use subcontractors for carpentry labor in order to ensure the highest quality
  • In-house design work on AutoCAD
  • Our business owner is involved in design, estimating, framing, and coordinating of your new home

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