Forte Homes is proud to include all these 91 extra features as standard in your new luxury pre-priced custom home. We want you to be happy with your new home and believe that our quality in standard details sets us apart from our competition.

Sub-Zero/Wolf Appliance Package

  • Wolf 48” commercial gas range
  • Sub-Zero 48” built-in refrigerator
  • Bosch stainless steel dishwasher
  • 48” commercial SS Hood Liner
  • Wolf stainless steel microwave

Quality Electrical Features

  • Generous lighting fixture and fan allowance ($4700 -$11,400) depending on plan
  • Generous amount of recessed lighting
  • Copper wiring to all 120 volt outlets
  • Switched outlet at eaves for holiday lights
  • 400 amp electrical panels

Home Automation

  • Whole house security system
  • Preplumbed for central vacuum system
  • 8 homerun CAT5 phone line locations, which can be used for phone and/or computer network
  • 8 homerun RG6 cable locations
  • Pre-wired for 6 pairs of speakers and volume controls
  • Structured wiring interface panel

Gourmet Kitchen Features

  • Granite slab countertops with 1 ½” edge
  • Custom built alder hardwood cabinets with 42” uppers
  • 3 ¼” crown molding, blum hinges and drawer guides
  • Numerous custom cabinet door styles to choose from
  • 9-ply dove tail drawers
  • Kohler undermount cast iron sink and Coralais pull-out spray faucet
  • 18” Travertine flooring throughout entire kitchen and breakfast area
  • Soft close doors/drawers

Elegant Master Bath

  • Spacious walk-in showers
  • 18” Travertine flooring throughout bath
  • Two person 6-jet acrylic spa tub or free standing tub
  • Oversized 48” mirrors with applied bevel edge
  • 36” tall custom cabinet vanities
  • Custom crafted hardwood medicine cabinets
  • 18” Travertine tile at shower and tub surround
  • Granite countertops with decorative stone listelles
  • Kohler “Devonshire Collection” wide spread faucets with choice of brushed nickel or oil rubbed bronze finish
  • Emtek solid brass bath accessories with choice of finishes and styles

Other Baths

  • Kohler “Devonshire Collection” wide spread faucets with choice of finishes
  • Kohler cast iron tubs
  • Oversized 48” mirrors
  • 18” Travertine flooring throughout baths
  • Custom crafted hardwood vanities and medicine cabinets
  • 18” Travertine tile at shower or tub surround and countertops with decorative stone listelles
  • Emtek solid brass bath accessories with choice of finishes and styles

Quality Construction

  • Dunn Edwards Elastomeric paint at exterior
  • PEX plumbing throughout
  • 1 ¼” water service extension
  • Pre-plumbed for soft water
  • Pre-plumbed for re-circulating hot water system
  • Pre-plumbed for R.O. at refrigerator and kitchen sink
  • Natural gas homes (where available)
  • Interior walls framed at 16” on center
  • Exterior walls 2X6 minimum with 16” on center
  • Tyvek stucco wrap
  • 3000 PSI concrete
  • 2 layers of 40 lb. roof underlayment
  • Expansive windows
  • 2 liftmaster belt drive premium series garage openers

Exterior Features

  • Color-thru concrete roof tile in flat or s-tile
  • Concealed roof venting
  • Distinctive elevations articulated with multiple building masses that are complimented with distinct roof lines
  • All windows recessed
  • Large covered patios with high ceilings
  • Sand finish stucco with large stucco eave detail
  • Custom built alder entry door systems

Energy Management Features

  • Whole house envelope insulation system
  • Open cell spray foam 8” at roof and 5” at exterior walls
  • Multi-zone heating and cooling systems
  • High efficiency 15 SEER air conditioning system
  • Return air paths in all bedrooms
  • Honeywell Programmable electronic thermostats
  • Dual pane Low-E windows
  • 75 gallon natural gas water heater (where available)
  • Natural gas clothes dryer outlet (where available)
  • Pre-wired for ceiling fans with double switches in bedrooms, family, living, breakfast, masterbath and patios
  • Spacious covered patios with recessed lighting
  • Oversized Clopay premium series insulated garage doors

Other Distinct Features

  • 10’ to 21’ ceiling heights
  • Unique ceiling treatments including coves, domes, groin arches, light trays, double coffers and inverted hips
  • 8’ solid core 1 ¾” thick interior doors with multiple designs to choose from
  • Emtek solid brass door levers and hinges with choice of finishes and styles
  • Large 3 ¼”door casing and 4 ¼” baseboards
  • Plush Berber 100% Anso Nylon carpet
  • Santa Fe hand troweled custom drywall finish
  • Dunn Edwards washable flat enamel interior paint
  • 2-tone interiors
  • Architecturally sculpted niches and potshelves (most plans)
  • Custom closets designed for each client
  • Laundry room has custom alder cabinets, large laundry sink, granite countertops and decorative stone listelles
  • Large 42” fireplace with natural gas logs
  • 18” Travertine flooring in entry, kitchen, breakfast nook, halls, laundry, master bath and secondary baths
  • Quality Kohler fixtures and faucets
  • Epoxy coated garage floors
  • Butt-glazed windows (select plans)