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These are the standard features that earn Fresh Homes a reputation for outstanding value and quality... winning specifications to suit your busy lifestyle and the environment in which we live. At Fresh Homes we build your new home to suit your needs not ours….of course we offer friendly advice to help you with design aspects and ways to save time and to keep your dream home affordable.

Fixed Price Contract
At Fresh Homes we understand that buying a home is a major investment and the last thing you need are extra or hidden costs at the end of construction. That’s why we offer a fixed price contract, so the amount that you agree to is the amount that you pay... not a cent more (subject only to contract terms & conditions; applies to HIA QC2 version only; owner must request HIA QC2 Contract or HIA QC1 will be used as default).

This specification is based on the following site conditions and allowances:
  • Standard engineer designed “S” class residential concrete slab on a flat level block up to 800m2
  • Standard house set back up to 6m
  • Underground power, Water & Sewerage connection to existing services
  • Earthworks up to 500mm cross-fall included
  • Surplus soil generated during the construction of the home, including topsoil and/or vegetation, will be stockpiled onsite. Removal of this material from site is not included in this contract, unless noted otherwise
  • Wind Speed N2
  • Retaining walls, rock excavation and requirements to comply with sound transmission legislation are not included in this contract unless specifically noted otherwise
  • Our price includes the preparation of plans
  • Includes standard council applications, permits, water connection fees and government fees
  • The home is insured during the course of construction and professionally cleaned upon completion. Price includes G.S.T.
Warranties
All Fresh Homes carry our exclusive 25 Year Written Structural Warranty (applies to the original Owner; Limited to structural defects as determined by a registered & certified structural engineer). This is four times the period offered by most builders. The home is also fully covered by a 12 month defects liability period from the time of completion.

Plumbing
Fully completed with hot and cold water to all WELS approved fixtures or fittings. Front and rear garden tap provided as shown on the Master Plans. 90mm painted PVC down pipes.

Future Rewards
Not only will you enjoy the quality craftsmanship, intelligent design, value for money and practical features of your new Fresh Home but we believe that you’ll discover that these same high standards create a very attractive resale value.

Energy Efficiency
Full 6 Star Energy Efficient Design with R2.5 Bulk Insulation included to Living areas, improving your quality of life and saving you money on a daily basis.

Car Accommodation
Car accommodation provided as shown on the Master Plans.

Garage Doors
Manual Colorbond™ Panelift Door provided as shown on the Master Plans.

Termite Treatment
Termite prevention to Australian Standard (AS 3660) with physical barriers to all penetrations and a visual inspection zone to perimeter.

External Walls
2.44m high brick veneer. Bricks selected from Builder’s Range with raked joints and natural mortar. Walls wrapped in energy saving reflective foil. NB Actual wall height will vary according to the roof pitch - refer to the Master Plans.

Internal Walls
Fully lined plasterboard walls professionally painted in washable low sheen acrylic 1 colour (proven 3 coat system). NB: Plasterboard lining to garage is included.

Reveals
Painted reveals with a 41x12 decorative timber architraves (Gloss Finish).

Skirtings
67 x 12 decorative profile timber skirtings. (Painted Finish). Choose from Builder’s Standard Range.

Architraves
41 x 12 decorative profile timber architraves. (Gloss Finish). Choose from Builder’s Standard Range.

Ceilings
10mm plasterboard with 90mm cornice painted flat acrylic (proven two coat system) throughout.

Roof
Attractive Concrete Tile Roof in a wide range of fashion colours from the Builder’s Range with flat eaves and roof pitch as shown on the Master Plans.

Gutters & Fascia
Quality Colorbond Trimline Gutters & Colorbond™ Fascia, in a wide range of colours.

Glass Windows & Sliding Doors
Choose from a wide range of frame colours for windows & sliding glass doors.
Clear glass to bathroom, ensuite (if applicable) & toilet windows for added light penetration.

Entry Door
Choice of Humes Vaucluse (painted finish) to front entry. Rear door either flush panel (painted finish) or sliding glass as shown on the Master Plans.

Internal Doors
Hardboard flush panel painted doors (Gloss Finish).

Door Furniture
Ingersoll Rand “Schlage” …..Regent Lockset Range to front and back door (if shown on the Master Plans) keyed alike. Internal doors... Regent lever set on a round rosette (choice of finish). Privacy latch fitted to bathroom, WC, main bedroom.

Electrical (As Shown on Master Plans)
Electrical to include up to 10 lineal metres of single phase mains from pillar to Metre Box; a design specific standard allowance of double GPO’s; single GPO’s; weatherproof double GPO (hot water point); batten fixtures with compact fluorescent light bulbs; T.V. points; telephone point/s and an RCD safety switch installed for your protection, refer to the master plans.

Smoke Detectors
Fitted inside the home for your safety and peace of mind.

Hotwater System
Rinnai B20 Continuous flow gas hot water heater (NB. Gas bottles if required are by owner).

Peace of mind
You can take comfort in knowing that when you build with Fresh Homes, you are in the hands of a residential building company with a commitment to outstanding quality and customer service.

Linen Press
Consists of four shelves and broom space, behind attractive sliding vinyl covered doors or hinged doors as shown on the Master Plans.

Robes
Fitted to all bedrooms with single painted shelf, hanging rail & vinyl sliding doors or flush panel hinged doors as shown on the Master Plans.

Walk-in robes
Walk-in robe with single painted shelf and hanging rail.

Kitchen
As shown on the Master Plans with...
Fully lined cupboards with laminated doors, overhead cupboards and level serving bar provided. Builder’s Std 1 & 3-4 bowl stainless steel sink; Stainless Steel European Appliances from the Builder's Range, including Fan Assisted Under-Bench Oven and Ceran Cook-Top complete with a 600mm stainless steel Canopy Range-Hood. This package combines superb functionality with stunning visual appeal.

Bathroom
Bath tub 1525mm white acrylic.
Pre-made 900mm Gloss White Vanity (melamine to ends) Features one piece moulded top, 2 Doors, 3 Drawers on metal runners.
1000mm x length of vanity framed mirror.
Double towel rail or 2 towel rings from Builder's Range as shown on the Master Plans.
Separate shower with pivot/sliding door in clear laminated glass (only if shown on Master Plans) with ceramic soap holder.

Ensuite (If shown on Master Plans)
Pre-made 900mm Gloss White Vanity (melamine to ends) Features one piece moulded top, 2 Doors, 3 Drawers on metal runners. (NB. Where designs do not accommodate a 900mm vanity a smaller unit will apply with the manufactures std configuration refer to Master Plans).
Pivot/sliding door in clear laminated glass to shower with ceramic soap holder.
Double towel rail or 2 towel rings from Builder's Range as shown on the Master Plans.
White dual flush Symphony WC to ensuite with toilet roll holder from Builder's Range.
1000mm x length of vanity framed mirror.

Laundry
45 litre rustproof tub and cabinet.

Tapware
Quality chrome flickmixer tapware throughout house from Builder's Range. Builders Std chrome finished combination to Laundry and chrome finished Builder’s Std taps to Washing Machine, discreetly concealed in cabinet.

Toilet Suite (WC)
White dual flush Symphony WC - with toilet roll holder from Builder's Range.

Wall & Floor Tiles (Wet Areas)
1900mm high overall to shower.
2 Tiles high splashback tile to bath tub & laundry tub with a 600mm splashback to underside of overhead cupboards.
Up to 250mm high skirting to bathroom, WC, laundry and ensuite (if shown on the Master Plans).
Make it feel just right with a modern range of decorator tiles that are included to shower and bath walls. Choose from the Builder's Range.

Floor Coverings
Quality carpet and ceramic tiles to the living areas may be included at an additional investment - choose from the Fresh Homes Persona Range.

Alfresco Areas
Under main roof as shown on the Master Plans. A flooring system and finish of your choice may be included for an additional investment.

First, last and foremost, our clients remain our priority. Fresh Homes offers peace of mind with our 25 Year “Lifetime” Structural Guarantee, which amounts to a massive four times the industry requirement.

All Fresh Homes are built for the individual and to the same high standards. We make building your new home worthwhile. That’s why at Fresh Homes we say “Love Life! - Live Fresh!”

NB. This specification is current as of March 2015 and is not valid for prior contracts. Fresh Homes reserves the right to change or alter the specification without notice. Please confirm with your Fresh Homes Design Consultant that the specification is current at the time of your enquiry.
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