STEP BY STEP

1.  CHOOSE TO BUILD WITH STONEWAY:

 

  • Decide on your budget

  • Write down a list of items you must have and items that would be nice to have

  • Select a floor plan or we can work together to sketch a design to suit your individual requirements

  • Stoneway will provide you an accurate estimate

 

2.  STONEWAY PREPARES DRAWINGS:

 

  • Upon signing a Preliminary Agreement we will arrange a soil test and have the floor plan design drawn up for a fee of $1500.

  • From this design we provide a detailed quote.

  • You provide us with a plan of sub division and a copy of your land title.

  • Stoneway will provide working drawings and an engineers foundation design at cost.

  • Clarity that your finances are in order.

  • You approve the drawings or ask us to make any alterations.

  • You approve the alterations.

 

3.  COLOUR SELECTION TIME:

 

  • It is time to select your internal and external colours and inclusions.  This can be done at our Stoneway office with the assistance of our friendly staff.

 

4.  PREPARATION OF CONTRACT:

 

  • Stoneway will prepare the contract and explain it all carefully for you to review and sign.

  • A deposit is to be paid after signing the contract and Builders Warranty Insurance is approved. (NOTE: this is 5% of the contact price less the amount already pain in Step 2)

  • Stoneway arranges building permits and the contract.

  • Notify us of the name and billing address for your utilities.

 

5.  STONEWAY BUILDS YOUR HOME:

 

  • As per the contract a percentage of the total contract price is required to be paid in stages.  Following are the stages and what percentage is to be paid:

Stage 1 –  10% - Deposit (already paid at this stage)

Stage 2 – 10% - Floor Slab Complete

Stage 3 – 13% - Frame Complete

Stage 4 – 10% - Roof Complete

Stage 5 – 17% - Lock Up Complete

Stage 6 – 10% - Plaster Complete

Stage 7 – 10% - Fixings Complete

Stage 8 - 10% - Painting & Tiling Complete

Stage 9 - 10% - Practical Completion

 

6.  INSPECTION BEFORE HANDOVER:

 

  • Inspect your new home with us.

  • Arrange your house and contents insurance.

  • Tell us of any concerns you may have.

  • Organise your final payment.

 

7.  KEYS AND HANDOVER

 

  • We will have a handover meeting where we will explain our maintenance program and your warranty responsibilities.  We then hand you the keys to your new home!



Stoneway Constructions - Your building made easy                                                              

ABN 33 684 625 074 

ACN 084 741 453

Wayne Duff - Builder

NSW REG NO. 191841C

VIC REG NO. DBU 1389