Tilson Homes
Sep 14, 2021

Tilson Live! Getting Your Land Ready for Your New Home

Live Seminars, Build On Your Land

Eric and Dawn discuss what you need to know about preparing your land for construction. They cover everything from site prep to installing utilities and the documents you'll need to get started. They also answer questions throughout the show.

What We Cover:

  • Dawn and Eric discuss the necessary steps to take prior to construction
  • Topics range from site access to utilities
  • They also answer questions throughout the show


Seminar Notes:

  • Your pre-construction responsibilities [14:25]
  • Important documents [16:19]
  • Deed to property [17:41]
  • Title insurance [18:47]
  • Boundary survey [20:04]
  • Deed restrictions and covenants [22:55]
  • Utilities [24:37]
  • Power [24:51]
  • Pause for questions [25:03]
  • Water [44:40]
  • Sewer or septic [47:43]
  • Gas – natural or propane [48:47]
  • Site access [49:57]
  • Site planning and preparation [53:17]
  • Site evaluation/stake out [55:26]
  • Site plan [56:19]
  • Site clearing [57:42]
  • Pause for questions [58:42]
  • Groundwork [1:09:25]
  • Closing questions [1:12:30]
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