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Interior similar to PV5 model.

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1,805 sq ft main living area, den, and a 340 sq ft casita
,145 sq ft 4-bdrm home
1,740 sq ft monster drive-thru garage
600 sq ft rear patio
260 sq ft front patio/entry

4,745 sq ft total under roof

Talisman is similar to our PV 5 model with casita.
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Huge covered entry and foyer, niches,  den/office or 4th bedroom Casita. Note the impressive master bath. RV parking. Expandable house and garage. The interior feels huge with big pot-shelves and vaulted ceilings. Many options and upgrades available to fit your budget and vision of what your next new home can and must be. 1,745 and 2,049 sq. ft. versions available.

Formal dining room or den. Kitchen and breakfast nook designed for informal entertaining within a “great” room. Solid style kitchen counters. Walk-in pantry.  Walk-in marble or tiled shower. Huge closet. Low-sheen paint and accent walls. High vaulted ceilings, 8’ top plates, 6’-8” interior doors for R1 zones, big arches and bold interior structures. 8’ high OH garage door. Sealed gas fireplace.  Stuccoed eaves and tile roof. Huge 52′ rear covered patio.

This Southwestern design has a definite Spanish and Mediterranean flavor. This home is typical of DBU innovations in the use of classical architectural concepts. The new front elevation design puts a touch of formality on traditional southwestern and Mediterranean architecture. Impressive! Unique! A classic!

We can expand the house and garage…or reduce the size. We’ll do our best to give you the design and changes you want. Large allowances and upgrades included in base price. For various types and colors of stucco, see finishes. For various types and colors of roof tile, see roofs.

ENERGY STAR EFFICIENT: 14-SEER AC unit & 410A refrigerant, digital thermostat, efficient air filters, Low E windows, R38 attic insulation, R19 sidewall batts, standard roof sheeting. This home will qualify for the EPA’s the Energy Star Level I certificate.

Included in DBU’s upgraded energy package are; 410A refrigerant, digital thermostat, efficient air filters, Low E dual pane vinyl Alside or similar performance series windows, 1” exterior foam, air barrier poly-sealing (doors, windows, bottom plates, and penetrations), split batts, sealing of return/supply cans and R6 flex ducts,  Advanced Framing Techniques and Optimum Value Engineering DOE OEV standards. Energy efficient hot water heater, low flow toilets, low VOC emission paints and carpets, and blower door and duct blaster testing with HERS Inspection and rating.

You may upgrade at $2,300 to a 15 SEER AC unit, R50 attic insulation, R21 sidewall batts, and TechShield roof sheetingClick on Energy Star specs DBU for the details.

Other energy upgrade options include; upgraded windows,  SolaTube, tank-less under-counter hot-water heaters, spray foam insulation, attic vent fan, hot water heater upgrades, etc. See Luxury Home specs.

KITCHEN & BATH CABINETS: We recommend Kitchen & Bath Concepts or Bob’s Cabinets for Aristokraft products. DBU customers have also selected cabinets from Custom Counters and CabinetsTri-Pacific, and Accurate Measures.

With these firms, DBU will help you with kitchen design details and cabinet and counter selections. This is important because each home is unique in its own way and deserves a special touch that sets it apart. Our design professionals have the skills and experience to offer unique cabinets, countertops, sinks, faucets, and trim that can define your DBU home and give it those singular qualities you are seeking.

For appliances, we recommend City Maytag. This is a local business that has the same products offered by Lowes or Sears. But, City Maytag is smaller, locally owned providing excellent service and support.

KITCHEN & BATH COUNTERSGranite counters are included in all DBU luxury line homes.  However, many homebuyers prefer other products for counters. The more popular quality kitchen and bath counters are carried by Desert Floors, Kitchen & Bath Concepts, and Bob’s Cabinets.  DBU customers have also selected counters from Tri-Pacific, Accurate Measures, and Custom Counters and Cabinets.

The more expensive counter options include granite slabs  or Granite tileAnother option as is ceramic tile. Some people prefer solid counters such as CaesarStoneSileStone, or Hi-Macs. The more economical counter materials include laminates such as Wilsonart or FormicaCosts of the materials vary widely depending on individual tastes and preferences

The following cost estimates include materials and labor in Lake Havasu City (psf = per square foot):

APPROXIMATE DIMENSIONS:  1,805 sq. ft. main living area plus a 340 sq. ft. casita (2,145 total living area sq. ft.), 1,740 sq. ft. monster drive-thru garage, 600 sq. ft. 52′ long rear patio, 260 sq. ft. front patio/entry, 4,745 sq. ft. under roof. Overall dimensions: 71′ wide, 79′ deep. Minimum lot of 91′ x 120′. R1 lot; 61’ x 120’. Square foot dimensions include the outer skin of foam/stucco, which is the method of measurements for appraisals and taxes. Dimensions approximate.

ALLOWANCES for 2,721 to1,920sq ft LUX plans INCLUDE: $3. 50 psf flooring (tile, carpet, wood lam), $7,000 cabinets, $8,000 granite counters, $5,000 two tiled showers, $2,000 appliances, $1,000 lights/fans, $1,000 bath accessories/ mirrors, $2,000 front door, $1,000 pre-wire TV/ phones/ security, $500 water/electric service, $1,200 final grade, $2,000 septic/sewer connection. 16×25 driveway, garage door openers. This model includes numerous options and upgrade features. Prices subject to change. Click here for a list of 16 affordable luxury upgrades .7-4-16

OPTIONS AVAILABLE: Pool, pool walls, view deck, SolaTube, decorative concrete, exterior floor tile, exterior brick, expanded patio and patio cool-deck finish, patio slab extensions. Mirrored wall in dining room, interior burgundy accent paint. Office, furnishings, window coverings, landscaping, extra bedrooms and 3rd bath. Upgrade at $2,300 to a 15 SEER AC unit, R50 attic insulation, R21 sidewall batts, and LP Tech Shield roof sheeting. Thermidor termite pre-treatment with a 10-year warranty $0.17 psf UR. Pest Proofing to eliminate general pests between external and internal walls $0.25 psf UR. Other options include an RV garage or a 3 or 4-car garage with double OHD’s. House, garage, patios are all expandable. 7-4-16

Check our luxury home plans for Caesar Place, Kiowa, Firefly, Breakwater, Pena Lane, PV5, PV4, and the three Little Drive models.

Our main model is located at 422 McCulloch Blvd S.