5. New Home Selections

A. Selection Guidelines

B. Selection and Specification Sheet

C. Change Orders

D. Cutoff Points for Changes

E. Change Order Form

Part of the fun of buying a new home is selecting colors and finish materials. You will make some of these choices at the Lichty Brothers’ model and others at our suppliers’ showrooms.

5A. Selection Guidelines

Lichty Brothers Homes provides you with dowloadable and printable Selection and Specifications Sheets that list the choices you need to make. Schedule time to visit both our model and showrooms to make your selections as soon as possible. Your project manager will discuss your specific selections time table, but as a rule of thumb, plan to finalize your selections within 30 days of signing your Purchase Agreement. Keep in mind the following when making and confirming selections:

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5B. Selection and Specifications Sheet

You may download a printable copy of the Selection and Specifications Sheet here. (30kb PDF)

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5C. Change Orders

The possibilities for your new home far exceed the popular ideas we suggest on our option and upgrade lists. In addition to the available options, you may have custom features you want us to incorporate into your new home. Think, dream, imagine, look--we will assist you in any way that we can to make these decisions as early as possible.

During the contract phase we stressed the importance of written communication in order to ensure timely, thorough delivery with the quality and service that we both expect. Lichty Brothers Homes requires its project managers to only execute changes (both additions and deletions) after written orders have been agreed upon and signed. The following details our change order policies and important considerations:

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5D. Cutoff Points for Changes

By completing any change order according to the schedule below, you will save additional costs and avoid adding days to the construction schedule.

Changes affecting: Should be made prior to:
Structural Changes
Brick Locations
Windows and Ext. Doors
Under-slab electrical outlets, plumbing, drains
Contract Signing
Shingle Color and Roof Accents
Exterior Siding
Eave, Soffet, & Fascia
Fireplace Design
Stair System Design
Master Shower and Tub Design
Hardwood Floor Locations
Telephone Location
15 days after contract
Appliances Types
Cabinets Layout and Style
Plumbing Selections
Low voltage
30 days after contract signing
Lighting Fixtures
Flooring Materials
Interior Paint Colors
45 days after contract signing

NOTE: There will be a $175.00 charge added to any change order not executed within the above listed time frame.

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5E. Change Order Form

You may download a printable copy of the Change Order Form here. (12kb PDF)


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