Eco-Friendly Homes

We are committed to using sustainable and eco-friendly materials of top quality. You’ll see that in our standard home spec, we’ve packed in as many eco-friendly features as we could economically include. We have additional eco-friendly upgrades available as well, if this is a priority for you. The options are endless!

Standard Features

Since all of our homes are design built to our clients’ specifications, we’ve created this list of standard features to give us a starting point to build upon. Quotes can be provided for upgrades or additional products.
The options are endless!

Superior Construction

Solid Floor Joists – 16″ O.C. (2-ply rim)

Eco-Friendly Insulation – Walls R-22 – R17.6 Effective (Min Code is R15.9)

Eco-Friendly Insulation – Roof R-60 – R50 Effective (Min Code is R48.3)

6 mil Vapor Barrier (CGSB)

Wall Stud – 16″ O.C.

23/32″ Engineered T&G Floor Decking (50 yr Warranty)

3/8″ Underlayment in Lino Areas

Engineered Roof Trusses (24” O.C.) 5/12 Roof Pitch (Most Models)

7/16” Roof & Wall Sheathing

7/16” Wall Sheathing on Interior of Exterior Walls

Maintenance Free Exteriors

Premium Vinyl Siding (Dark Colors Std.)

Premium House Wrap

Pre-finished Aluminum Soffit & Fascia

High Performance IKO Dynasty Shingles with ArmourZone & Algae Resistance ***

Synthetic Underlay Below Shingles with Ice & Water Protection at Eaves

PVC Casement/Awning Windows (Triple Pane w/Low E & Argon)

High Performance “Blu Goo” Window Flashing System

Fiberglass Insulated Embossed Ext. Doors (36” Front, 32” Rear)

Custom Cabinetry & Woodwork

Kitchencraft Oak, Maple or Thermofoil Cabinets w/Accent Moulding

3/4” Hardwood Dovetail Drawers w/ Full Extension Soft Close Hardware

Post Formed Laminate Counter Tops c/w under wrap edge

Pantry (Most Models)

Subway Style Ceramic Tile Backsplash in Kitchen

Double Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink

Linen Closet (Most Models)


Kohler Single Lever Faucets***

Kohler Single Lever Kit Faucet c/w pull-out spray ***

Low Consumption Toilet c/w shut-off valves

1pc. Acrylic Tub & Shower

2 – Exterior GFI Receptacle

GFI Protected Receptacles in Bathrooms

AFCI Protected Receptacles in Bedrooms

Electric Smoke Alarms

Door Chime

Exterior Coach/Porch Lights at Front & Back Doors

3 – Communication Conduits (PH/TV)

Rough-in for HRV System & Hood Fan Exhaust (Vented to Exterior)

Interior Décor

Quality Carpet c/w High Density Under pad

Quality Vinyl Floor Coverings

5/8″ Ceiling & 1/2” Wall Drywall (Fully Painted) **

Painted 2 Panel Smooth Interior Door

Painted Trim package (3” Casings & 4” Baseboards)

Smooth Painted Ceilings

Mirrors in Bathrooms

Pewter/Brushed Nickel Hardware & Lighting Package

European Style Lever Handles Throughout

Accessory Package for Bathrooms

Window Package

Living Room – 24 x 60 C / 48 x 60 P / 24 x 60 C

Bedrooms – 52 x 40 P/C

Dining Room – 52 x 48 P/C

Kitchen – 36 x 40 Awning

*Fiber Cement & Stone Available. Stucco also available in certain locations.
** Max Three Colours – Extra Colours & Accent Colours are Optional                                                                                                                           ***Limited Lifetime Warranty

In order to meet and exceed market demands, New Generation Homes Inc. reserves the right to change and/or modify specifications listed without notice or obligation. Due to provincial requirements, some variance in standard features may occur. All homes are built to meet or exceed Manitoba Building Codes.