The construction process explained.

The table below gives you a general guide to what’s involved with each stage of construction.

It’ll help you work through your project plan and understand exactly what you need to do and when it needs to be done.

Plus once a stage is completed, you can contact your lender to release the funds to pay your builder or reimburse you if you are an owner builder.

Construction stage      Expected progresss


Preparation                  Plans, permits, connection fees, insurance, driveway crossings, soil test Base Concrete slab complete 

Preparation                  footings & base brickwork

Frame                           House frame complete and approved by building surveyor/inspector 

Lock-up                        Windows/doors, roofing, brickwork, insulation

Fixing                           Plaster/kitchen cupboards/appliances, bathroom, toilet/laundry fittings/tiling, heating,  

Fixing                           internal plumbing/electrical, painting & doors

Completion                 Fencing, site clean-up, final payment to builder



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Contact us @ propertyloans@realrenta.com

Marlene Liontis
Wednesday, 13 March 2019

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