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Energy Efficient Homes

We are committed to using sustainable and energy efficient materials of top quality. You’ll see that in our standard home spec, we’ve packed in as many energy efficient features as we could economically include. We have additional energy efficient 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)
  • Energy Efficient Insulation – Walls R-25.75 – R21.4 Effective (Min Code is R15.9)
  • Energy Efficient Insulation – Roof R-60 Effective (Min Code is R48.3)
  • 6 mil Vapor Barrier (CGSB)
  • 2×6 Wall Studs – 16″ O.C.
  • Engineered Exterior Wall Studs on Cabinetry walls
  • 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 Walls

Maintenance Free Exteriors

  • Premium Vinyl Siding with UV protection (Dark Colors Std.)
  • 3/4″ Halo Exterra Advanced Breathable Ridged Exterior Insulation
  • Pre-finished Aluminum Soffit & Fascia
  • High Performance IKO Dynasty Shingles with ArmourZone, wind protection and 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 Counter Tops c/w under wrap edge
  • Pantry (Most Models)
  • Subway Style Ceramic Tile Backsplash With Finished Trim
  • Double Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink
  • Linen Closet (Most Models)


  • Kohler or Similar Single Lever Vanity Faucets***
  • Kohler or Similar Single Lever Kitchen 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
  • 2 – Communication Conduits (PH/TV)
  • Rough in for HRV & Hood Fan Exhaust (Vented to Exterior)


  • Quality Carpet c/w High Density Under pad
  • Quality Vinyl Floor Coverings
  • 5/8″ Ceiling & 1/2” Wall Drywall Interior (Fully Painted) **
  • Painted 2 Panel Smooth Interior Doors
  • Swinging closet doors with Magnetic closures
  • 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


  • Living Room – 24 x 60 C / 48 x 60 P / 24 x 60 C
  • Bedrooms – 48 x 40 P/C
  • Dining Room – 52 x 48 P/C
  • Kitchen – 36 x 40 Awning
  • * Fiber Cement, Stone & Stucco Available
  • ** 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.