High quality blueprints also have window, door, and room finish schedules. These tables clearly indicate what happens in each room. They are extremely important. General specifications almost always accompany a good set of plans. These specifications cover general conditions and local codes. High quality blueprints can be worth their weight in gold. They are the key ingredient to a successful job.
Showing all dimensions, window & door locations, laminated beams, columns, floor materials, ceiling heights, fireplace size, window & door schedules and specifications.
DOOR, WINDOW AND
ROOF FINISH SCHEDULES
Window & Door schedules as well as room finish schedules showing flooring specs, crown molding, cabinets, countertop materials, & ceiling heights.
FRONT & REAR ELEVATIONS
The front and rear elevation of the house as drawn. Shows placement of doors & windows on exterior of house, as well as roof pitches, and locations of chimney, exterior vents, etc. and also includes any necessary details.
SIDE ELEVATIONS, ROOF PLANS,
WALL SECTIONS, & FRAMING DETAILS
Side views of house, and necessary framing and roofing details. Also included are wall sections, and any other necessary details for your framer or other subcontractors.
FOUNDATION PLAN AND
CEILING JOISTS LAYOUT
Dimensioned plan detailing the location and size of footings, slabs, brick shelves reinforcing steel, direction and size of ceiling joists, Laminate beam locations, specifications covering soil pressure, concrete strength, and requirements for the contractor to follow accepted practices. All based on standard soil conditions designed per I.R.C. 2009 Building Code for the State of Louisiana.
Specifications, notes, schedules, and plan defining the location of panels, service, lighting fixtures, switches, outlets, smoke detectors, cable TV and telephones.
HVAC / MECHANICAL PLAN
Specifications, notes, air handler details and plans showing the locations and size of HVAC units, compressors, vents, grills, cfm flows, attic access and clearances.
Plot plan showing survey of property lines, streets, setbacks, side yards, utilities, rights-of-way, proposed residence, lot number and physical address.