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Residential buildings are most often called homes. This can be either single or double story. The process of construction becomes more exciting when you know how things work. Here are key stages of construction for Residential-Homes, these stages outline the steps taken in the construction of your home by our Alexandria Builders team.
- LOT/SITE PRE
The process starts with site preparation and foundation work.
- POURING THE CONCRETE SLAB
Pouring a concrete slab foundation and getting it levelled up is very important part of the residential construction process. This forms the base of all the forthcoming stages, therefore, any form of rough or shrinkage cracking in the concrete is eliminated.
- FRAMES AND ROOFING TRUSSES
At this stage, complete rough framing is done in which floor systems, walls and roof support systems are completed. When these frames (shell or skeleton of the house) are up, you can walk around the construction site and feel each room.
- ROOF TILES LAYED
After initial framing, Alexandria Builders create a protective house wrap for protecting the frames. Plywood or OSB are used for all floor, wall, door and roof sheathing. This reduces mould & the wood rot by preventing water from infiltrating the structure.
- FOUNDATION BRICK WORK
Now at this stage, the true development process begins under the guidance of Builders Alexandria experts. The foundation brickwork is done.
- ROUGH INS & INTERNAL LININGS
At first, electrical and plumbing work is done. Pipes, Sewer lines, vents, as well as water supply lines for each fixture, are installed through the interior walls, ceilings and floors.
The internal lining is insulation the wall and ceilings followed by plaster which provides energy efficient and spacious living space.
- WATERPROOFING AND TILING
All the wet or humid areas are waterproofed so that tilers can start their work. The titling process can start after or during the timber trimming fit out stage.
- TIMBER TRIMMING FIT OUT
This stage involves the work of the carpenter in which he installs skirting boards, architraves, door jams and interior doors.
- LOCK UP STAGE
After installing all internal doors, at this lock up stage, all external doors like garage doors are installed at their rightful place.
- ACCESSORIES FIT OUT
Accessories fit out stage involves putting sinks, toilets, faucets, mirror, shower doors, vanities and other prime cost items at their place.
- FINAL CLEAN UP
When the work of Builders Alexandria is complete, a final walk through is done where customers are accompanied by expert Builders. The final clean up takes place which marks the completion of the project.
- KEYS HANDOVER
At the end when our client is satisfied with the work of Alexandria Builder team final invoice is settled, we handover the keys and welcome them to their new home.
For more information on Alexandria Residential Builders please Call us on 1300 894 237.