The Seaside Building Process

In just 9 simple steps, your dream home can become a reality!

Building a new home can be one of the most exciting parts of your life. However, it’s also a huge task that can become very overwhelming. Seaside Building and Design specialise in guiding our clients through the process without stress, confusion or budget surprises.

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1. Designing your Dream Home

In order to achieve great things, first you need to have a plan. At Seaside, we will help guide you through the design process to make sure you get all the things you want in your new home. No two families are the same, and no two homes should be either. A house is not just somewhere you live, it should be an extension of your lifestyle, personality and style. We get to know our clients and ensure we deliver designs that fulfil all their desires and needs.

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2. Budget and Expenses

Seaside works closely with our clients during the planning stages to set out affordable and realistic budgets for each project. Our comprehensive planning process assures there won’t be any nasty surprises down the road. We want your building experience to be exciting and fulfilling, without the unnecessary stress of unexpected expenses.

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3. Approvals and Certifications

Let’s face it, nobody likes paperwork and the certifications and approvals process can be a nightmare for the inexperienced. But don’t worry, Seaside Building and Design has you covered. We take care of all the relevant council approvals, certifications and plan submissions so that you don’t have to worry about a thing. Sit back, relax and we’ll let you know when the approvals are taken care of and the exciting stuff can begin.

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4. Colour and Finishings Selection

With all the plans taken care of, it’s time to start choosing the surfaces and finishings of your new home. Our consultants will guide you through the process and help you choose the best finishing for your needs. From front doors to kitchen taps, nothing gets left out. We use the best quality suppliers to make sure our clients get the high quality finishes they deserve.

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5. Site Preparation and Foundations

With all the planning and paperwork out of the way, it’s time to prepare your site for building to begin! Laying the foundations and slab for your new home is one of the most important and exciting steps of the building process. Rest assured that Seaside Building and Design will take every precaution needed to get this right. All you have to do is enjoy!

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6. Watch it Grow!

After the slab is laid and set, we get to work on the structure, frame and brickwork. Our team of skilled local builders take pride in providing our clients with the highest standard of construction work in the Illawarra region. This is where your new home really starts to come to life. We love seeing the looks on our client’s faces as their designs turn into floors, walls and ceilings.

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7. Fixtures and Final Touches

Remember all those selections you made? Now comes the excitement of seeing them go in. This is where your house really starts to become your home. All the necessities like heating, air conditioning, and utilities are installed and connected. Then comes painting, flooring, tiling and all those little final touches that really make this your unique home. Everything is taken care of and finished to the high standard that Seaside Building and Design guarantees to all of our clients. We’re not happy unless you are!

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8. Pre-Settlement Inspection

Everything is painted, polished and perfected ready for you to conduct your official pre-settlement inspection! We’ll walk you through the finished home and ensure everything is just the way you wanted it to be. Seaside Building and Design take pride in delivering our clients their dream homes on time, within budget to the best standard possible.

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9. Handover!

Once you’ve done the official inspection and made sure every box has been ticked, it’s time to take your keys and start enjoying life in your new home! Building dream homes is what Seaside Building and Design do best, and we hope you and your family enjoy life in your new home.