How We Build

How We Build
How We Build

Heartland Homes Construction Inc. - Richard Bergman is Western New York's Premier Home Builder.

Committed attention to design and understanding family. We design... we build - you inspire.

We build your Home… On Time and Within Budget.

  • Tough markets can make everything seem like a numbers game.
  • Searching for a great deal on a new home, you can forget to fall in love!
  • Below is the combination of our own methods and the most innovative products and materials
  • Designed for beauty and to future proof your home.

SITE SELECTION

Working with you, the future home owner, we select a site that meets your family needs

HOUSE PLACEMENT

When walking the new site we a look at views from the new home and the sun direction

PLAN DEVELOPMENT

When designing your home we walk through the complete plan - show and describe family movement, making sure that the plan works and satisfies as inspired

FOUNDATION

Construction is poured concrete walls with steel rebar

Green+ option, Superior Walls® prefab wall system

Waterproofing - Delta-MS® foundation wrap, a premium choice in foundation protection

Interior drain tile to move ground away from the foundation

FRAMING

2x6 walls, kiln dried lumber

Plates are all sealed

Windows are all sealed with spray foam

Engineered subflooring (stronger, waterproof and less squeaks)

Options: I-Joists, Zip System wall systems (creates a thermal break and moisture capillary transferr)

ROOF

50 year architectural shingles (certified CertainTeed installers)

Minimum 6 feet of Ice and Water Shield® at the roof eaves

Ice and Water Shield® in valleys and other critical areas

WINDOWS

Dual pane high-efficiency glass with Low E and Argon gas filled

Installed with our 5-step moisture protection system (90% of all leaks are at windows)

Installed after the roof is installed to protect interior of new windows