Custom Designed Homes
Our 9 Step Process
The Melandra Custom Design Process has been developed to give clients the highest level of personal involvement at every stage of the process ensuring your new home uniquely reflects you.
Initial Consultation (via phone / email)
Establish the unique characteristics of your block of land including preliminary Council and fire zone investigation to determine correct zoning.
Scoping Meeting at our Office
Review of Initial Land Assessment and detailed exploration of your ideas, needs, style, desired size/shape, budget and timeframe.
Preliminary Design & Assessment
Site meeting to factor in your block’s features, detailed site analysis, 'experience' weekend in our luxury show home, further design discussions, preparation of special engineering and build needs if required.
Custom Design Plans
Advanced drafts using our 3D modeling software. Designs sent direct to your desktop/laptop. Costs of concept plan discussed prior to proceeding. A detailed bill of quantities and budget estimate is produced prior to proceeding.
Detailed Costings & Fixed Price Building Contracts
Your new home design is fully costed with detailed itemisted costs that give you confidence to when signing your fixed price contract.
Completed Concept Design to Full Working Drawings
Final designs are turned into technical working and construction drawings ready for Council submission and commencement of construction.
Council Approval Process, Finalisation Of Inclusions
We will liaise with Council on your behalf to ensure the approval process proceeds smoothly.
Participate in regular site inspections with Director and Master Builder Jeff Manwaring throughout the build process. Site inspections give you an opportunity to inspect and explore the quality of our work throughout the building process.
Completion of Construction
Completion within agreed timeframe and to superior quality standard. Completion of construction is not the end of your relationship with Melandra Custom Designed Homes, we aim to provide ongoing support for the life of the home.