The construction of all houses is undertaken by quality contractors. These contractors are renowned for build quality and on-time completion. They liaise and interact with purchasers in a professional and courteous manner and will assist purchasers in achieving their desired interior layout. They are also familiar with the requirements for building in an eco-estate.
Our building quality is unrivalled anywhere in the area.
Houses are typically brick built and are constructed to South African building regulations (103 of 1977) using SABS approved materials. SABS approved blocks may also be specified as a building material if required, and must be sourced by the contractor(s).
As required by the building regulations, building inspection is done at these key stages in the construction:
The contractors have retained a qualified engineer to check and approve these critical construction stages:
The contractors have selected professionals to ensure that all faccets of the construction process are performed to regulations:
The purchaser is responsible for managing self-arranged construction.
Site visits are periodically made by the local building inspector to ensure adherence to the building regulations. In addition, all construction work must adhere to the Environmental Management Plan that ensures minimum damage and disruption to the surrounding environment.
From the purchasers point of view the construction process is as follows:
Some sites will require more earhtmoving, backfilling and subterranean brickwork due to inclined slopes, at an additional cost to be agreed with the builder prior to commencement of construction.
Normally, there are eight equal stage payments made during the construction process with the final payment being the 10% competion retainer. Some building mortgages will stipulate their own frequency of staged payments, often based on progress. Ultimately, this is a matter between the client and contractor.
Please contact the contractor(s) to ascertain the current building schedule.
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