Building your home is a complex and detailed process. To help demystify it, here is a simple breakdown of what happens from raw ground until the day we hand you the keys. We're always happy to help explain the process and keep you informed as to what stage you are at. The better you understand what we do, the more enjoyable and exciting it is for you to buy a Royal West home!


This is the general sequence we follow in building your home. Some of the steps are more complex than others and several are performed concurrently.


  • Site Check and Stake-out
  • Excavation
  • Soil test
  • Foundation work
  • Weeping tile
  • Foundation inspection
  • Framing
  • Windows and exterior doors
  • Framing inspection
  • Shingles
  • Siding or stucco
  • Soffit and fascia
  • Eaves trough and downspouts
  • Driveway and sidewalks
  • Exterior painting
  • Rough grading
  • Interior:

  • Heating and ventilation
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • Vacuum
  • Security system
  • Insulation
  • Insulation inspection
  • Drywall-boarding:
  • Taping
  • Sanding
  • Ceiling texture
  • Interior finishing
  • Cabinets and countertops
  • Painting
  • Floor coverings
  • Mirrors and shower doors
  • Plumbing fixtures
  • Locks and hardware
  • Window screens
  • Final inspection
  • Construction cleaning
  • Closing:

  • Pre-Occupancy walk through
  • Certificate of possession
  • Warranty service