Trying to Upgrade a Townhouse During Construction
Im having a townhome built by a big national builder. Im concerned about the quality if im not on top of them start to finish.
What are the key areas i should focus on to get the best home possible? Do you have any tips or suggestions?
One of my primary concerns is proper air sealing and window flashing/seal. In the Carolinas i do not think blower tests are required.
I have looked at other townhomes being built on the street and the quality of the foam sealing is not great. no caulking that i can tell, and i dont see evidence of a sill plate gasket. This will be a middle unit with fire separation walls on two sides.
If you were my situation what would you do, besides finding a better builder 🙂 including some random pics of a unit further along.
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