The first sheet will typically be the front elevation at 1/4? scale with rafter framing details and misc exterior details. The second sheet will typically be the sides and rear elevation with roof plan, all at 1/8? scale. Sometimes Sheet A1.1 and Sheet A1.2 will be combined.
The third sheet will be the foundation page at 1/4? scale. This will be a daylight basement foundation with most of our home plans. Alternate foundation options are available as well.
The fourth sheet will be the 1st floor plan at 1/4? scale with general notes. The fifth sheet will be the 2nd floor plan at 1/4? scale. With a ranch plan, this sheet will be eliminated.
The sixth sheet will include the electrical layout at 3/16? scale and Kitchen and Bath elevations at 1/4? scale. This sheet will sometimes include misc interior elevations and details.
The last sheet will include misc details including typical wall sections, stair sections, etc.
* Please note that not all plans include these sheets. Please see “What is included in these plans” on our plan detail to see what is included in the plan.
Not Included In our Plans
Architectural or Engineering Stamp
Mechanical Drawings (location of heating and air equipment and duct work)
Plumbing Drawings (drawings showing the actual plumbing pipe sizes and locations)
Framing layouts with beam sizes and locations
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