Have a understanding of what you want to achieve, have a budget in mind, talk with your builder, be open to ideas and suggestions, work with a builder that has aligned themselves with other industry professionals, can offer you guidance in your selection process that have and continue to work with the same team of people, so you have the confidence that your end result will be the one that you always imagined. Any project that requires a new building or increased living space will require the following steps.
① Contact, engage the right people to help get you started, they should be able to give you guidance and know how bring your vision to life.
② Planning and Development, the most important stage of your building process. What you do here will determine the overall success of your project.
③ Approvals, this can be done by yourself, designer or builder. It involves submission to private certifiers for council approvals.
④ Construction Once you have finalised your design and your Building Approval is in place, we can begin construction. This is the exciting part, you get to see your vision become reality.
⑤ Completion and Compliance Upon completion of construction, building compliance must be finalised and is completed in accordance with your Building Approval . The certifier will inspect the works, ensure they are of high quality, meet the conditions of your approval and are in accordance with the Building Code of Australia.