Standard Inclusions

Waukesha Custom Home Builders Detail Inclusions in Standard Model Homes

1st Floor Master Bedroom Homes in Southeastern Wisconsin

Our custom home builders of Waukesha produce the most well-constructed and well-designed model homes for Southeast Wisconsin. Below, we’ve highlighted the primary differences between standard model home inclusions and the upgraded model home inclusions for easy comparison.

Please note: the upgraded model home inclusions list includes additional features not listed below.

These inclusions apply to our ranch style home construction, two-story home construction and two-story home with first floor master bedroom construction. Certain inclusions may vary based on selected model home style and layout.

All Jewell homes include a 10-year insurance backed warranty.


* 10” thick reinforced poured concrete foundation
* Geotech Damp ® waterproofing membrane 
* 2” foam board insulation from footing to top of wall
* Form-A-Drain™ drain tile system
* 6 mm poly vapor barrier below basement floor
* 3” concrete basement floor
* Minimum 6” crushed stone fill at garage floor
* 4” concrete garage floor
* Concrete stoop and sill at front door


* 2 x 6 exterior walls, 16” on center
* Sill seal between foundation and home to prevent drafts
* 7/16” OSB wall sheathing
* Kiln dried SPF dimensional lumber
* Tyvek ™ house wrap
* 9’ first floor ceilings per plan
* High Performance subfloor with 200 day no sand guarantee. Glued and nailed.
* Engineered steel beas and columns
* TGI engineered I-joist floor system


* Owens Corning® lifetime dimensional shingles with 15 lb. synthetic underlayment
* 15/32” OSB sheathing with H clips
* Color matched valleys, flashing and gutter apron
* Ice and water shield at gutter line valleys and roof to wall


* R-50 fiberglass blown ceiling insulation
* R-38 batt insulation at cathedral and tray ceilings
* R-19 batt insulation at exterior walls
* Closed cell spray foam insulation at box sills
* 6 mm poly vapor barrier over insulation
* Fully weather stripped front entry and fire doors
* Garage insulated at firewalls
* Bottom plate caulked to floor
* All touching studs caulked


* 1/2 horsepower belt drive garage door opener and outlet with two remotes and keyless entry pad
* Double sided steel overhead door(s) per plan
* Plaster ceiling and firewall

Windows and Exterior Doors

*Anderson® 100 or Alliance Windgate low maintenance single hung composite windows with Low-E argon gas filled in white, per plan
* Anderson® or Alliance low maintenance sliding patio door
* Thermatru ® front entry door


* Lennox® 95% furnace
* Lennox® 13 SEER air conditioning unit hangared to home
* Programmable digital thermostat
* High low air returns in all living areas
* Kitchen vent, dryer and bathroom fans vented to exterior
* Heatalator direct vent fireplace



* FlowGuard® CPVC waterlines
* PVC waste pipes, vents and soil stacks
* Two exterior frost proof hose bibs
* Sealed sump crock with 1/3 horsepower submersible pump
* RUUD® 50 gallon power vent hot water heater
* ISE Badger 5-½ horsepower garbage disposal
* Gas or electric hook-up for range and dryer
* ACKR fiberglass tub/shower modules in full and master bath
* Mansfield 217 bathroom sinks
* Moen® bath faucets 
* Swanstone undermount kitchen sink
* Moen Brantford kitchen sink faucet with pullout sprayer
* Water line to refrigerator
* Water shut-offs at each plumbing fixture

Site Maintenance and Cleaning

* Construction site clean-up and debris removal
* Professionally cleaned interior of home, including: vacuuming, dusting and window cleaning
* Dumpster on site
* Port a john on site


* 200 amp electrical service 
* Toggle switches and electrical outlets per code
* 12 recessed lights and under cabinet halogen lights in kitchen
* 2-Exterior weatherproof GFCI outlets
* Garage door opener outlets
* Front doorbell
* Hard wired carbon monoxide detector with battery back-up
* Hard wired smoke detectors with battery back-up
* Silent exhaust fans in all baths piped and vented to exterior
* CAT-5 wiring to 5 separate locations, hook up by others
* 220 volt electric or gas outlet for range and dryer
* Wiring for ceiling lights/overhead fans at bedrooms


*1/2” drywall on all interior walls and ceilings
* 1/2” drywall on firewall and trussed areas
* Interior walls and ceilings have knockdown texture with primer 
* One coat, one color paint sprayed on ceilings and walls


* Melamine shelves and wood poles



*James Hardie® Colorplus® 6” cement board siding
* Cultured stone or brick per plan
* Aluminum fascia and soffits
* Seamless aluminum gutters and 4” downspouts
* James Hardie corner, frieze and window trim per plan