Todd Johnston Custom Home Building Process
The professionals at Todd Johnston Homes have perfected this simple but proven process to make building a custom home a pleasant experience.
The process starts with knowledgeable and experienced Sales Consultants who
assist each customer. They review needs to understand what type of home is
desired. The sales professional helps to identify existing Todd Johnston Home
plans, explains all the standard features and options, and provides the
preliminary design consultation for selection of a home plan. The time required
will depend on the needs of the customer. It varies from construction of an
existing plan or customization of an existing plan, to a complete design of a new
- When the initial details are finalized and a contract is signed, a Customer
Liaison works closely with the customer to finalize customization, options and
assists with the special design requirements for the home.
- After the design of a home is finalized, the plans are professionally drawn by an
in-house drafting staff and sent to consulting engineers to assure the
construction plans of the new home meet or exceed current local and Florida
Building Code requirements.
- The customer then meets with a professional Interior Decorator at Masterpiece
Interior Designs. The decorator provides a consultation to assist with the
selection of exterior and interior colors, cabinets, counters, flooring, tile,
plumbing fixtures, and other customer choices. Masterpiece Interior Designs can
also provide professional quality interior design services such as designer
furnishings, faux finishes, custom window treatments, wallpaper and even full
turnkey interior decorating of the entire home.
- The Customer Liaison will also arrange meetings with all necessary Todd
Johnston Homes preferred subcontractors to assist with the planning of other
key aspects of the home. Meetings are scheduled with the pool company and landscaper to
help design these important exterior aspects. Meetings are also held with the electrical
contractor, structured wiring company and HVAC company to understand all the
latest technological options for safety, comfort, energy efficiency, green
building and home owner conveniences.
- The Sales Consultant and Customer Liaison will continue to provide assistance
and communication during the construction process, and through closing and
move in to help ensure customer satisfaction.
Todd Johnston Homes employs the most reputable and experienced craftsmen using the latest technology and best quality materials available. A professional staff of builders, artisans, craftsmen, and trade partners are ready to build and understand the codes and latest construction standards.
- Once the customer approves a plan, a Todd Johnston Homes Construction Manager is assigned
to lead the construction. The Construction Manager is available to discuss any questions or
concerns about the construction of the home and will personally oversee the
- The Construction Manager handles all aspects of constructing the home. Specialists in all the
trades are utilized with the Builder acting much like the conductor of an
orchestra. Todd Johnston Homes has established relationships with trade
partners recognized as the best in the area. Many have been with Todd since the
beginning of the company – allowing customers to benefit from over 30 years of
successful builder/trade relationships. All affiliated trade companies carry
workmen's compensation and liability insurance, and many carry Florida State
- Customer meetings are scheduled at the job site with the Construction Manager to review
progress at programmed milestones. Once the home approaches completion the
Construction Manager and Customer do a detailed walk-through to prepare for final closing.
STANDARD FEATURES & OPTIONS
Todd Johnston Homes included features vary depending on the community where the homesite is located and plan selected. All Todd Johnston Homes include products from the most recognizable brands in new construction. Many come as standard features and virtually all are available as optional selections. Some of the top quality brand names that may be used in the construction of a Todd Johnston Home include: G.E., Sub-Zero, Dacor, Viking, U-Line, Kohler, Moen, Grohe, Toto, Franke, Mohawk, Thermadore, Schlage, Therma-Tru, and PGT to name just a few.
Todd Johnston Homes provides a knowledgeable and talented group of professionals to manage the details of building a family’s dream home, assuring customers a stress-free, rewarding experience and the pride of ownership that can only be experienced with a brand new custom home.
today to put the process in place for your new custom home.