Tilson Homes
May 21, 2020

Construction Process and Practices

Construction Practices, Live Seminars, Build On Your Land

Eric Alarid, Senior Vice President and 4th Generation Member of the Tilson family, describes the entire construction process from site preparation to final walk-through and discusses all the materials used by Tilson Homes during construction. He also answers live questions.


What We Cover:

  • Installing utilities on your land
  • The stakeout process
  • Site preparation
  • Pouring your foundation
  • Constructing your home
  • General question & answer session


Seminar Notes:

  • Utilities [3:00]
  • Pause for questions [9:04]
  • Stakeout [10:50]
  • Site access, drainage, and clearing [13:50]
  • Pause for questions [17:10]
  • Groundwork [22:52]
  • Engineering your foundation and testing soil [24:20]
  • Pause for questions [32:24]
  • Pouring your foundation [39:44]
  • Framing, wrapping, electrical, and plumbing in your home [44:06]
  • Insulation [45:50]
  • Pause for questions [48:49]
  • Sheetrock and interior/exterior finishes [59:03]
  • Final inspections and your finished home [1:03:12]
  • Closing questions [1:05:24]

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