Valera Exclusive Features

Every Bright Home is Energy Efficient. We invite you to take a close look at the many Green Features we include as standard in each of our homes.

Architecturally Designed Exteriors
Gourmet Kitchens
Private Master Suites & Baths
Interior Details
Energy, Safety, Health and Comfort Conscious Construction
Personalize Your New Home
Green Features

Architecturally Designed Exteriors

  • Distinctive, Spanish, Craftsman, Cottage and Italianate exteriors
  • Designer Selected exterior paint schemes.
  • Classic stone, brick, fiber concrete siding and stucco enhancements (per exterior)
  • Inviting front porches and covered entry (per plan and exterior)
  • 8’ Thermatru fiberglass insulated front door (door styles per plan)
  • Stylish Venetian bronze exterior light fixtures
  • Sleek Venetian bronze door hardware
  • Decorative and functional address light
  • Energy efficient Low-E white vinyl windows with decorative grids (per plan)
  • Landscaped drought resistant front yards with rain-sensor, programmable, automatic sprinklers
  • Full side and rear yard fencing
  • Paneled style roll-up garage doors with decorative windows (per plan)

Gourmet Kitchens

  • Granite kitchen counter tops with 6” backsplash, with full backsplash at cooktop
  • Natural finished beechwood cabinets with recessed doors, maple melamine interiors, and European hinges
  • Oversized kitchen islands
  • Gourmet GE stainless steel appliance package which includes:
  • 30” stainless steel gas cooktop
  • 30” stainless steel range hood
  • Built-in stainless steel microwave with trim kit
  • Built-in stainless steel 30” electric oven
  • Stainless steel Energy Star™ dishwasher
  • Moen arbor chrome high arc pull-down kitchen faucet
  • Single bowl stainless steel under-mount kitchen sink
  • Pre-plumbed for ice-making refrigerator
  • 1/2 horsepower garbage disposal
  • Spacious Kitchen pantries (per plan)
  • Oversized ceramic tile flooring
  • LED recessed lighting

Private Master Suite & Baths

  • Spacious walk-in closets with wood shelving at master suites
  • Oversized shower at master suite with culture marble surround and fiberglass shower pan with a clear glass, chrome hardware enclosure
  • Natural finished beechwood cabinets with recessed doors, maple melamine interiors, and European hinges
  • Cultured marble counter-tops with integral sinks in white with a 4” backsplash
  • White pedestal sink in powder room with framed mirror
  • Full-length beveled edge mirrors at vanities in Master and Secondary Baths (per plan)
  • Designer-selected chrome light fixtures
  • Stylish chrome plumbing fixtures and hardware
  • Secondary Baths include a Sterling Perform Vikrell 2-piece shower tub combination, or a shower with a culture marble surround, fiberglass shower pan with a clear glass, chrome hardware enclosure (per plan)
  • Oversized ceramic tile flooring in all baths
  • Elongated toilets

Interior Details

  • Well thought out open floor plan designs for the way we live today
  • Wood window sills in Kitchen, Dining and Great Rooms
  • Sophisticated staircases that include white painted handrails, newel,  balusters, and skirt boards
  • Oversized ceramic tile flooring at Entry, Kitchen, all Baths and Laundry
  • Contemporary radius drywall corners
  • Rocker style light switches
  • 5 ¼” MDF baseboards throughout home
  • Pre-wire for ceiling fans in Master Suite and Great Room
  • CAT 5 phone outlets in Master Suite and Great Room
  • RG 6 cable outlet Master Suite and Great Room
  • Two- tone designer paint
  • Sleek lever interior door hardware in polish chrome finish
  • 2 Car Garage with additional storage (per plan)
  • Garage door opener with two remotes
  • Fully sheet rocked garage interiors

Energy Saving, Comfort Conscious,  Safety and Green Construction

  • Bright Homes takes pride in providing higher than standard Title 24 energy compliance
  • Tank-less water heater
  • HERS (Home Energy Rating System) tested
  • Radiant Barrier Roof Sheeting– Keeps your attic cooler so that your HVAC system runs more efficiently
  • Tight duct testing – To improve efficiency of heating and air conditioning
  • Zero VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) interior paint to promote healthy air
  • One-coat stucco system with R-4 foam insulation
  • Programmable setback thermostat
  • Water-saving front yard landscaping with rain-sensing irrigation
  • Water-efficient plumbing fixtures throughout
  • Multi-layer composite plastic water piping that resists scale buildup, freezing temperatures and thermal transfer which reduces energy costs
  • Fire-sprinkler system
  • Smoke and Carbon monoxide detectors
  • Carpet – Shaw Green Edge Recyclable
  • Energy-efficient lighting (LED recessed lighting)
  • Energy saving Low-E white vinyl windows
  • 92% High efficiency forced-air furnace
  • High-efficiency Seer 14 air conditioning
  • Energy Star™ appliances
  • Whole house fan
  • R-13 rated insulation in all 2” x 4” exterior walls and R-19  in 2” x 6” exterior walls
  • High-efficiency toilets
  • Jump duct at Master Suite – cold air return
  • Delta Breeze humidity sensor exhaust fan

Personalize Your New Home

  • Optional fireplace in Great Room
  • Optional comfort-soaking tub in Master Suite
  • Optional Bedroom, Baths and Offices (per plan)
  • Optional fresh air exchanger in garage
  • Optional exhaust fan in garage
  • Optional Vanity Sinks (per plan)
  • Upgraded stain choices for cabinets, stair handrails and balusters
  • Upgraded pantry doors
  • Upgraded cabinet door styles including glass panel doors in kitchen
  • Optional upper and lower cabinets in laundry room
  • Optional Laundry Sink with culture marble countertop
  • Optional pre-plumb for Service Sink in Garage
  • Upgraded gourmet kitchen appliance packages
  • Upgraded flooring selections
  • Upgraded granite, quartz, and tile Kitchen countertops
  • Additional phone, TV cable, CAT-5 data, and USB outlets
  • Optional home theater surround sound pre-wire
  • Optional gas to dryer or barbecue
  • Upgraded bathroom tile, Venetian solid surface surrounds, vanities and backsplash
  • Optional HVAC Smart Vent
  • Electronic Air Filter
  • Softwater pre-plumb and prep
  • Optional solar electricity pre-plumb and prep

In our continuing effort to improve our homes, we reserve the right to make changes or modifications to plan specifications, materials, features, colors, or floor plans without notice.  Square footage and dimensions are estimated and may vary in actual construction.  Maps and exterior images are for illustrative purposes only. Availability and prices are subject to change.  Please see your sales associate for complete details. (V7-09192016)