Does each home have a private patio?
There is indeed a covered private patio with exterior door access in the rear
of each residence.
What is the insulation thickness in the attic?
Ten inches of insulation will be blown in the attic. This thickness of blown
fiberglass will produce an insulation value of R-30.
What fees will I be expected to pay other than my telephone, gas, electricity,
taxes, and monthly fee?
Nothing else is required. The monthly service fee will cover the following:
Building and grounds maintenance
Expanded basic cable TV
Water and sewer service
Exterior lighting for streets
Management and administration
Are the windows insulated?
All the windows are composed of double glass for superior insulation. Insulated exterior
doors are provided for energy efficiency.
Will there be dead bolt on the exterior doors?
Exterior doors will be equipped with heavy duty dead bolt security locks.
Will each home have identical exterior finish?
No, there will be many different colors and styles of brick and trim used throughout
May I put the floor covering I prefer in the home?
The floor covering allowance may be applied to almost any floor covering you choose
Is each unit equipped with an individual heating and cooling system?
Individual climate control is provided in each residence. Winter heating is
supplied by a gas furnace and summer air conditioning by a high-efficiency
What appliances will be installed in the homes?
The appliances will consist of a dishwasher, electric range, disposal, refrigerator,
range hood and connections for washer and dryer.
Can ceiling fans be installed in the homes?
You may apply your light fixture allowance toward the ceiling fans. Blocking
and wiring will be furnished for fans in the bedrooms and living room.
Will social activities be sponsored by the Retirement Community?
A Club House has been constructed in the center of the project. The Oak Tree Clubhouse
is the hub of social life within the community with an exercise room, a library, a beauty shop and game rooms.
Will I be required to repair kitchen appliances, electrical equipment,
air conditioning and plumbing in my home?
All repair service for standard appliances and equipment is included in your
monthly service fee.
Will the project be patrolled to assist in the protection of my home?
A patrolman will be on duty during the nighttime hours. In addition, ample
street lighting is provided.
What if I need help at night?
For maintenance emergencies, you are provided with an after hours number. For personal emergencies, emergency switches are available in each home that will alert staff on duty
to assist you immediately. There are also emergency systems in each home
which are monitored 24 hours a day.
Will there be parking for my recreation vehicle?
Covered spaces are available on a monthly rental basis. A dump station is available for recreational vehicles.
What type of cabinets will be in the home?
All cabinets will be custom made. There will be no particle board or masonite
used in the construction of the cabinets.