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The Building Journey
Meet your sales consultant
Take one of our new home consultants through your new home ideas.
Give us the go-ahead
Give us the authority to start designing your new home.
Concept drawings prepared
We prepare your concept drawings.
Site & soil assessment
We undertake a site assessment and soil investigation to determine the quality of the site for load-bearing conditions.
Concept plans finalised
The concept plans for your new home will be finalised.
We take you through the pricing involved to get your journey started.
Finalise your interior design
Meet your Colour Consultant to finalise your decor
Finalise and provide specifications for all client-supplied items
Agreement formalised & contract signed
The building agreement will be formalised and your contract signed.
Request your engineering & foundation design
Request your engineering and foundation design. (If you’ve chosen a two-storey design, be sure to request a mid-floor design.)
Preliminary application to council
We make a preliminary application to council, where appropriate.
Water supply assessment
We make sure your water supply meets NZ drinking standards. If your site is in a rural area, it may require potable water tests and septic design to be supported by a resource consent number.
Consent drawings & application completed
We complete the consent drawings and application ready for building consent, pending your approval
Lodge building consent
We lodge your building consent (If you make changes after this has been done, you’ll incur a cost and cause a delay in the building process.)
Issue supplier & subcontractor orders
We prepare and issue the supplier and subcontractor orders.
We start building your new home!