A Proven Design & Construction Solution
Whether you are at the idea stage or have started working on your project by yourself or with an architect, we take the uncertainty and stress out of your building project.
From your first contact with us, you will experience the level of professionalism and expertise that has made Ghan Homes successful. You will feel confident that your project will be the right hands. Your Ghan Homes team will work closely with you to bring your ideas to life and create your perfect home, making it functional, beautiful and thoroughly enjoyable.
Looking After You Every Step of The Way
Your project is unique, with its own scope, nature and level of complexity. It is made easy to manage by our proven process. Its typical steps, milestones and the principles are similar for all projects and you will always know where you are during your journey with us.
A Stress-Free 12-Step Process
The following diagram takes you on the journey on which we will accompany you until we hand over the keys to you. We have broken it down into 12 milestones so you can clearly what to expect along the way. You and Ghan Homes work together to make that journey smooth and steady.
Click on each step to see how your dream home will become your most enjoyable home during a well organised process.
1 – Obligation Free Exploratory meeting
Together we scope the project to personalize your home as you want it from your plans or our smart base designs.
Together we agree how we will work together.
Buying a house is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make; getting the right professional advice is essential. You always receive expert advice from our team so you can confidently make the best decision. Our joint time investment means you have peace of mind that your home will suit your lifestyle and objectives and that it will be well-built at a competitive price.
2 – Concept Development
4 critical questions must be addressed:
- How compatible are your site and your development dreams?
- Will there be issues with the local regulations?
- What approvals will you need?
- Will it fit your budget? Our preliminary quote is obligation-free
Design & preliminary plans
We assess the “buildability” of any plan you may have.
We create customised plans and ensure that we have interpreted your vision well and provided a great solution.
Together we refine the plans, room by room.
We endeavour to select the best materials for the purpose.
Changing, Upgrading & Estimating
We welcome your requests for options and upgrades.
If you want special materials, appliances, fittings, finishes outside of our usual collection, we will happily walk the extra mile to meet your needs.
Our final budget estimation allows you to make sensible decisions. There will be no surprises later.
Our tender documents are fully documented.
3 – Contract Signature & Deposit
Following your signature, paying the agreed deposit secures your contract and gets your project really under way.
4 – Finalizing the working drawing
5 – Finalizing Finances
6 – Preparation Stage
- Reviewing the site surveys report and other reports
- Obtaining development and building Permits
- Reviewing the final plans
- Finalising the colours, materials & fittings selection. You choose how everything will look, from the roof tiles to the bricks, windows, doors, pavers, floor coverings, wall colours, taps etc. Visit our showroom or our suppliers’ outlets for even more samples.
- Signing-off the final specifications. All the little practical details make a big difference to how you enjoy living in your new home. We are meticulous about them!
7 – Construction
We supervise and coordinate each trade, and timely delivery of materials;
People observing our sites in progress note the professional attitude of everyone on site, the good organisation, cleanliness and the care taken to minimise risk and limit the inconvenience to neighbours.
8 – Quality Control
You know that your home is built in accordance with the approved plans, specifications, relevant Australian Standards, Building Code of Australia and council regulations. You can relax knowing that structural integrity, health, safety and amenity all meet the appropriate standards.
9 – Final Walk-Through
We obtain the Building Surveyor approval & the Council’s Certificate of Occupancy
10 – Payment
11 – Hand-Over
Celebrate, move in your new home or get ready to lease or sell your development property!
12 – Quality Assurance
We trust the quality of our work and we want to make sure that you are totally satisfied. If you have any question or concern, simply call us.
We will investigate any issue and solve the matter as promptly as humanly possible.
To view some of the new homes we have built, and how we have met our clients’ needs, please visit our Favourite Projects selection.