Standard Upgraded Materials

You get what you pay for, but this is all standard in a Bruce Upchurch Home.

Bruce Upchurch makes material selections by asking this question: “What would I want on my own house?” Below are some of the things that are installed as standard on a Bruce Upchurch House:

  • Sill seal (info)
  • Energy Efficiency (see our page)
  • Foaming and caulking penetrations of the envelope
  • Sprayed cellulose insulation
  • Hard pipe mastic sealed ductwork used throughout house (except at supply ends, to minimize vibration)
  • Radient heat reflecting roof decking (LP TechShield and equivalent)
  • DuPont Tyvek Home Wrap
  • PEX water supply lines (Bob Vila article)
  • Low maintenance exterior products Hardie Concrete Fiber Siding
    • No-Rot fascia boards (like LP SmartTrim)
    • Pressure treated garage door sideboards
  • Liftmaster 8355W ½ HP AC Belt Drive Wi-Fi Garage Door Opener
  • Kwikset Smartkey Security locks