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  • CONSTRUCTION

    THE RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PROCESS

    THE INITIAL PLANNING

    Your Home Construction Process starts with a site visit to assess the building’s condition to get a detailed assessment of the current condition of the site and brief together with initial budgets and feasibility.

    Please present us copies of your Specifications, Building Plans, sketches or lot plan and cadastral sheet.Sometimes applications can take several months and this may influence your decision on which works to undertake.

    Your Home Construction Process starts with a site visit to assess the building’s condition to get a detailed assessment of the current condition of the site and brief together with initial budgets and feasibility.

    Please present us copies of your Specifications, Building Plans, sketches or lot plan and cadastral sheet.Sometimes applications can take several months and this may influence your decision on which works to undertake.

    STEP 2: The Conceptual Estimate & Scope of Work

    Based on the ideas generated and building plan provided at the initial visit we determine a snapshot estimate of your budget and project requirements. The Estimated Construction Cost reports for the design development and construction document stages shall be detailed in an estimate. Derived from cost quantity surveys based on unit prices for labor, materials.

    Avante construction team will develop the Scope of Work and Payment schedule. The goal of this stage is to identify any gray areas, and create a Scope of Work that includes every material and detail used in the building of your home. Our goal is to increase clarity, identify and manage problems early on, have few change orders, and complete your home in a timely manner

     

    STEP 3: Official Estimate (Firm Budget)

    We will provide you with a detailed estimate, listing each area of work separately – this allows you to see exactly what is being included, and gives you the ability to make any amendments before we proceed any further.

    As you enter this stage of work, you will continue to develop your relationship with lead project manager whose responsibility is to meet the building schedule, ensure quality and cost control, coordinate all work done, answer your questions, and address any new ideas you may have.

    STEP 4: Contractual Agreement and Scope of Work

    Once an agreement is reached, we sign our Agreement of Construction contract. The contract will re-iterate exactly what work is being done (scope of work) and will specify the payment terms (usually an initial payment is due at the signing of the contract) along with the schedule of work.

    Yes. General liability insurance is attained and this protects your home and property in the event of a disaster. Upon signing of the construction contract, we require front loaded payments which are outlined in your building estimate and Payment schedule. The building payments will be paid through your official estimate phase progress billing schedule.

    STEP 5: Project Completion

    It normally takes an average of 3 to 6 months to undertake a house construction project. This will depend on many variables like complexity of the plan, change orders, finish specifications, weather conditions and others. Prior to your occupancy, our quality assurance team will walk through your home, noting any questions or concerns you may have. Warranty and maintenance care are addressed, and you will receive a manual that is specific to your home’s warranties and maintenance needs. Of course, your questions and recommendations are welcome anytime, and we are always only a phone call away.

    Your Home Construction Process starts with a site visit to assess the building’s condition to get a detailed assessment of the current condition of the site and brief together with initial budgets and feasibility.

    Please present us copies of your Specifications, Building Plans, sketches or lot plan and cadastral sheet.Sometimes applications can take several months and this may influence your decision on which works to undertake.

    STEP 6: Post Construction

    Based on the ideas generated and building plan provided at the initial visit we determine a snapshot estimate of your budget and project requirements. The Estimated Construction Cost reports for the design development and construction document stages shall be detailed in an estimate. Derived from cost quantity surveys based on unit prices for labor, materials.

    Avante construction team will develop the Scope of Work and Payment schedule. The goal of this stage is to identify any gray areas, and create a Scope of Work that includes every material and detail used in the building of your home. Our goal is to increase clarity, identify and manage problems early on, have few change orders, and complete your home in a timely manner