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Shape Homes is a residential builder focused
on delivering turnkey solutions.

  • 1Pre-Construction
  • 2Construction
  • 3Settlement
  • 4Warranty

Permits

Shape Homes obtains all building permits Building permit - A building permit is a written approval by a building surveyor. It allows the building work to be undertaken according to the approved plans, specifications and other relevant documentation and approvals required for construction.

Construction drawings

A copy of your final construction drawings Construction drawings - The final set of drawings which will include any variations. These drawings will be used to construct your new home which will be used for construction of your new home will be provided to you to review and sign. These drawings will include any variations which you requested when you initially purchased.

2. Construction

A Construction Commencement Date is provided to you. This is the approximate date activity will commence on your site.

Base stage Base Stage - Includes site excavations, drains laid, slab pour and inspected by the Building Surveyor .

Once the base stage Base Stage - Includes site excavations, drains laid, slab pour and inspected by the Building Surveyor is complete, you will be sent your base progress claim invoice.

Frame stage Frame stage - The stage where the home’s frame is complete and approved by the Building Surveyor of construction is complete at your new home.

Once the frame stage Frame stage - The stage where the home’s frame is complete and approved by the Building Surveyor is complete, you will be sent your frame progress claim invoice.

Lock-up stage Lock-up stage - The stage where the home’s external wall cladding and roof covering is fixed and external doors and windows are fixed (even if the doors are only temporary) of construction is complete at your new home.

Once the lock-up stage Lock-up stage - The stage where the home’s external wall cladding and roof covering is fixed and external doors and windows are fixed (even if the doors are only temporary) is complete, you will be sent your lockup progress claim invoice.

Fix stage Fix stage - The stage when all internal cladding, architraves, skirting’s, doors, cabinets and cupboards of a home are fitted and fixed in position of construction is complete at your new home.

Once the fix stage Fix stage - The stage when all internal cladding, architraves, skirting’s, doors, cabinets and cupboards of a home are fitted and fixed in position is complete, you will be sent your fix progress claim invoice.

Construction Information booklet

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3. Settlement

You are invited to attend your Practical Completion Inspection with the Shape Homes project manager who has built your new home.

Your new home will be presented to you and any items which need attention (as agreed by yourself and the project manager) will be noted.

Once your final payment and any variation payments have been received by Shape Homes, settlement and handover of your keys will take place.

4. Warranty

3 months post settlement of your new home, you will be required to submit the Warranty Request form to Shape Homes for our warranty team to review.

Warranty information booklet

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