|OUR BUILDING PROCESS|
STAGE 1: INITIAL CONSULTATION
|Initial consultation with the builder to establish your requirements and answer any questions or concerns you may have regarding the building of your new home.|
|STAGE 2: 1ST CONSULTATION WITH THE ARCHITECT
Consultation with the Builder and Architect to discuss your ideas, concepts, your vision and budget.
|STAGE 3:DESIGN OF CONCEPT AND FLOOR PLAN
Presentation and discussion of initial design/concept and floor plan to ensure the proposal is in line with your expectations and estimate of cost before proceeding to working drawings.Items included in discussions:
|STAGE 4: ENERGY/BUSH FIRE RATING
We will submit working drawings to an energy rater to obtain a minimum 6 star energy rating, and to the building surveyor for bush fire rating if applicable, and advise you of any additional requirements.
|STAGE 5: VIEWING OUR HOMES|
Arrange for a viewing of our previously constructed homes and/or houses currently under construction if requested.
|STAGE 6: MEETING TO PRESENT QUOTATION
Meeting to present quotation to you. If acceptable, proceed to contracts and working drawings.
|STAGE 7: SIGN HIA CONTRACT
We take you step by step through the HIA contract. The contract we use is a legal document specifically designed for the construction industry by the Housing Industry Association, used Australia wide and is to be signed by both parties to legally cement the quotation. Plans will be presented for signature alongside the contracts. Warranty Insurance will then be applied for.
|STAGE 8: SUBMIT PLANS
Moody Builders will submit plans for Council Planning approval if applicable to your project. This approval will take a minimum of 3 months if there are no objections by Council or Neighbours. Once approved or if no Planning Permit is required, we proceed to obtaining a Building Permit which provides construction approval. This is sought through local private building surveyors who assess the construction details including:
Any engineers computations.
Foundation design with soil test.
Frame design etc.
All aspects of the design to ensure it complies with the relevant codes and regulations.
STAGE 9: ONCE APPROVED
Once all approvals have been granted, Seaspray Homes will give you an estimated time to complete your new home including a commencement date.
STAGE 10: COMMENCE AND COMPLETE CONSTRUCTION