Step 3: Develop the Building Plan

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Step 3 is developing the building specification plan.
The specification plan looks at every room and determines what type of materials and designs that will be needed. You will use the spec plan (along with the house plan) to review with the builder and lender.


use our FREE downloads to note the specifications for each part of your home construction plan. We have supporting information to help decide room specifications and materials:

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use an architect or draftsperson to design a house plan that includes your home specifications. The architect can revise an existing house plan or design a completely customized plan

download and print our 1-page home building map. It summarizes the home construction step-by-step process:

another helpful reference for future use or to share with friends is our rolodex file. It references 5 keys areas of any home construction project for quick access and help: