2018 Design Features

Printable version (pdf) Foundation 10″-thick and 8′-tall foundation walls with steel reinforcing (7′ – 7″ net height) Air-entrained 3000 PSI concrete on footing and basement walls Continuous hard-piped drain tile system Garage floor support system Garage and porches filled with non-compactable material (gravel) Air-entrained 4000 PSI concrete on basement and garage floors TUFF-N-DRY H8 weatherproof […]

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Heating your house during extreme cold

Heating your house can be expensive during the extreme temperatures. Here is the first step to avoiding high energy bills and cold, uncomfortable spaces in your new house. During the construction of every house K Homes takes many steps to insure that the money our customers spend on heating their homes is not wasted because […]

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Dry and Comfortable Basements

Building a new house? Learn how to make sure that your basement feels dry and comfortable. K Homes uses TUFF-N-DRI basement waterproofing and insulation systems on every house to help transform an ordinary basement into a comfortable living space. How does it happen? When a common 8” thick foundation wall gets sprayed with regular black […]

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2016 Design Features

View list in pdf format Foundation and Concrete • 10 inch thick foundation walls with steel reinforcing • Garage floor support system • 4,000 PSI concrete for basement and garage floors • 4,500 PSI concrete for all exterior flatwork • TUFF-N-DRY H8 Waterproofing System • 4′ service walk Exterior • Brick front and brick wrap […]

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Two-zone HVAC systems for more comfort

K Homes offers a two-zone Bryant HVAC system with ducted returns in homes of 2700 sq, ft and up. A zoned system provides two thermostats (and the ability to control temperatures on the first and second floor, independent of the other), providing more comfort and energy efficiency.

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“Energy Star Homes” on WKRC 12 News

See how K Homes builds houses with ultra-low utility bills on this WKRC 12 News broadcast:

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Homearama 2009

K Homes presented “The Susanna,” a quintessentially postmodern “hybrid” home featuring traditional styling in a spacious, family-friendly layout. We partnered with Kohler for water conservation and included a solar hot water heater and hybrid heating/cooling system. Homearama program house profile (pdf) Cincinnati Business Courier article More information and pictures

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“Reaching for the Energy Star” Cincinnati Enquirer article

Read how K Homes became one of the first builders in Greater Cincinnati to build an Energy Star Qualified home. “Reaching for the Energy Star” (pdf)

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