Committed to Building Quality Custom Homes

Over 25 years of experience

Founded in 1993 by Rich Johansen, Tasteful Homes remains committed to building quality family homes with attention to detail, style, and value.

A Family Tradition

Nathan Johansen and the Tasteful Homes Team knows the value of family. No matter your situation, Tasteful Homes understands your home will be the place for your family to make memories. Tasteful Homes attends to every home being built with great care, building every home as if it were for his own family. Your custom Tasteful Home will be a special place.

Tasteful Homes are hands-on builders

Owner Nathan Johansen and the Tasteful Homes Team are hands-on builders involved in all areas of their work, from design and product selection to management of all aspects of construction. They are regular visitors to the job sites to ensure that the high standards they expect are being met.

We make your vision a reality

If you dream it, Tasteful Homes can build it. Whether you want the latest trends or something classic, we make your design come to life. Tasteful Homes starts from the ground up and uses only the highest quality materials. We make sure your home is built for generations.

Tasteful Homes is committed to quality, appearance, and efficiency

Tasteful Homes is committed to standard quality construction, standard finishing and features for the High End Look, and standard energy savings features.

Standard Quality Construction

  • 2 x 6 Exterior Wall Framing
  • Sheeted OSB Exterior Walls
  • Advantech 3/4″ thick 50-year tongue and groove sub floor
  • Timberstrand Engineered studs in cabinet locations for straighter walls
  • Sheeted House Wall Common to Garage
  • 11 7/8″ I-Joists
  • 1/2″ OSB Roof sheeting
  • Timberstrand Stair Stringers
  • 30-year Shingles
  • Blown-In Fiberglass Insulation
  • Tyvek Home Wrap
  • R-10 Foundation Foam
  • Form-A-Drain Tile System with Drainage Rock
  • Poured in place concrete walls and footings
  • Integrity by Marvin and Windsor Windows
  • Therma-Tru Insulated Fiberglass Entry Doors
  • Insulated steel garage doors
  • Maintenance free premium .044 vinyl siding
  • Passive Radon system
  • Pex Plumbing
  • Powervent or Electric Water Heater
  • Sound Dampening Insulation for Baths and Laundry rooms

Standard Finishing and Features for the High End Look

  • 8′ Front Entry Door
  • 8′ Interior Doors (Main Floor)
  • Tray Ceilings
  • Custom Window, Door, and Fireplace Trim
  • Crown Molding
  • Wide Painted or Stained Baseboards and Casing
  • Granite Kitchen Counter Tops with an Undermount Silgranite Sink
  • Granite and Cultured Marble Bathroom Counter Tops
  • Schlage F-Series Locksets
  • Heatilator Novus model Fireplace
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Delta Professional Grade Faucets
  • Comfort Heights Ada Stools
  • Wood Stair Skirt Boards
  • Recessed Can Lighting
  • Decorative Light Fixtures
  • Kitchen Under Cabinet Lighting
  • Birch Cabinetry
  • Quality Tile and 3/4″ thick solid Wood Flooring Products
  • Flat Panel TV Wiring

Standard Energy Saving Features

  • Tyvek Home Wrap
  • Keene Rain Screen Products on Exterior Walls in stone locations
  • High Quality Insulation
    • Main Floor House Walls: R-23 (Blown In)
    • Basement: R-13 Batt
    • House Attic: R-49 Minimum (Blown In)
    • Garage Attic: R-19 Minimum (Blown In)
    • Foundation: R-10 Blue 2″ Foam Board
  • Integrity by Marvin and Windsor windows
  • Steel Insulated Garage Doors
  • Sealed Penetration, Framing Gaps and Seams
  • Programmable Thermostat
  • High Efficiency Furnace
  • High Seer Rated Air Conditioner
  • Foam Insulation Board Wrapped Rim Joists and Window Headers
  • CFC Free Polyurethane Foam Core Entry Doors with Dual Bulb Door Sweeps, adjustable Strikes and Sills

Are you ready to start building your custom home?

Get in touch with us now. We are glad to talk with you about Tasteful Homes, our process, and what you need in a custom home.