How long does it typically take to build a new home?
The initial planning stages, house plans, permitting and financing generally take two to three months on average and from the time we start the actual construction to completion is generally five to six months.
What is your building area?
We have built new homes all across Northeast Pennsylvania in the following counties: Lackawanna, Susquehanna, Wyoming, Wayne, Luzerne, Monroe, and Pike. Generally we like to stay within a 50 mile radius of our office here in Blakely, Pa to better serve our clients.
What standard features are included in your new homes?
We include more standard features in our new homes than most builders. Please refer to the standard specifications section on this web site to see all of the features that are included in every new home we build. Read more about them here.
How long has Heritage Homes been in the home building business?
Heritage Homes was founded in 1972 and has been in continual operation ever since, that’s 44 years and counting!
Can I customize one of your standard plans?
Absolutely! We specialize in starting with one of our standard home plans and developing it into exactly what you want in a new home.
If I have my own plans, will you build from them?
Yes. We are a custom builder and if you have a custom set of plans, we can quote you a price and build that exact home.
Can I pick all of the colors for my new home?
Yes. We have a showroom displaying all of the standard choices for everything from cabinets to carpet. If you want something different than any of the samples displayed in our showroom we have access to any product on the market.
Can I change exterior finishes?
Yes. We can install siding, shakes, stone veneer, brick veneer, Drivit, or any other finish that you want.
What are your business hours?
Our sales office is open from 12 noon until 7 pm Monday thru Thursday. We are open from 12 noon until 5 pm on Saturday and Sunday. The sales office is closed on Friday.
Can I supply some of my own material or labor?
Yes. If you want to supply some of the material or do some of the labor yourself to save some money, we will work with you every step of the way.
Can you install my well and septic system?
Yes. Our site work contractor can install the septic system. We also work together with local well drillers to install your well.
Can you help me with financing?
Certainly. We work with all of the local lending institutions every step of the way to insure you get the best deal and obtain the financing necessary for your new home. Click here for more information: Citizens Savings Bank
Can you help with the building permits?
Yes. We will fill out all of the necessary permit applications and work with your townships plan reviewer to obtain the necessary permits for your new home.
How long is your standard warranty?
Our standard warranty is one year, materials and labor.