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; 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 building permit application fees based on Brisbane City Council • Includes BSA Insurance fees • Includes PLSL fees • The home is insured during the course of construction and professionally cleaned upon completion. Price includes G.S.T.
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.
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.
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.
Full 6 Star Energy Efficient Design with R2.5 Bulk Insulation included to ceilings above the Living Areas, Garage and Rear Alfresco, improving your quality of life and saving you money on a daily basis.
Car accommodation provided as shown on the Master Plans.
Manual Colorbond™ Panelift Door as shown on the Master Plans. Choose from Fresh Homes Std Range.
Termite prevention to Australian Standard (AS 3660) with physical barriers to all penetrations and a horizontal visual inspection zone to perimeter.
2.44m high upper & lower walls (as applicable). Brick veneer and/or fibre cement cladding (as shown on Master Plans). Bricks selected from Fresh Homes Std Range with raked joints and natural mortar. Walls wrapped in energy saving reflective foil. NB Actual wall height varies according to the roof pitch - refer to the Master Plans.
Fully lined plasterboard walls professionally painted in washable low sheen acrylic 1 colour (proven 3 coat system). NB: Plasterboard lining to garage is included.
10mm plasterboard with 90mm cornice painted flat acrylic (proven two coat system) throughout.
67 x 11 decorative profile timber skirtings. (Painted Finish). Choose from Fresh Homes Std Range.
Architraves, Jambs and Reveals
Gloss Painted Finish with decorative 41x11 profiled timber Architrave select from Fresh Homes Std Range.
Attractive Concrete Tile Roof in a wide range of fashion colours from the Fresh Homes Persona selection 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.
Windows & Sliding Glass Doors
Aluminium framed with clear glass; choose from a wide range of frame colours. Windows with window locks keyed alike. N.B.Clear glass to bathroom, ensuite (if applicable) & toilet windows for added light penetration.
Humes Vaucluse (painted finish) to front entry. Rear door either flush panel (painted finish) or sliding glass as shown on the Master Plans. Choose from the Fresh Homes Persona selection range.
Hardboard flush panel painted doors (Gloss Finish)
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). Bathroom, WC and Main Bedroom or Ensuite are fitted with Privacy sets. Single cylinder deadlock fitted to Garage passage door.
Electrical (As Shown on Master Plans)
Electrical to include up to 10 lineal metres of single phase mains from pillar to Metre Box; 13 x double GPO’s; 3 x Single GPO’s; 18 x batten fixtures with compact fluorescent light bulbs; 2 x T.V. points; 1 x Telephone points and an RCD safety switch installed for your protection
Fitted inside the home for your safety and peace of mind.
Builders Standard Electric hot water heater
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.
Consists of four painted particle board shelves and broom space, behind attractive sliding vinyl covered doors or hinged doors as shown on the Master Plans.
Fitted to all bedrooms with single painted particle board shelf, hanging rail & vinyl sliding doors or flush panel hinged doors as shown on the Master Plans.
Walk-in robe with single painted particle board shelf and hanging rail.
As shown on the Master Plans. Laminated base cupboards in standard melamine white board with laminated colour board to finished faces; door and drawer fronts. Door and drawer fronts with colour matched PVC edge; kick board to match cupboard door colour; laminated bench tops and level serving bar provided. All laminate selections from the builders range. Overhead cupboards provided to 2200 mm head height with bulkhead above. Builder’s Std 1 & 3-4 bowl stainless steel sink; Dishwasher space (in white board) with power and water point, 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 ducted externally. This package combines superb functionality with stunning visual appeal adding real value to your new home.
1525mm white acrylic deep set bath tub. Quality Arto 2 pack style gloss white pre-made 900mm Vanity with 2 Doors and 3 Drawers on metal runners. Features one piece moulded china top with chrome pop-up waste. (NB. Where designs do not accommodate a 900mm vanity a smaller unit will apply with the manufactures Std finish & configuration refer to Master Plans). Framed mirror 1000mm high from top of vanity x length of vanity in choice of standard colours. Stylish chrome double towel rail or 2 towel rings from Fresh Homes Range as shown on the Master Plans. Separate shower with pivot/sliding door in clear laminated glass (as shown on Master Plans) with chrome soap holder. All selections from the Fresh Homes Persona selection range.
Ensuite (If shown on Master Plans)
Quality Arto 2 pack style gloss white pre-made 900mm Vanity with 2 Doors and 3 Drawers on metal runners. Features one piece moulded china top with a chrome pop-up waste, (NB. Where designs do not accommodate a 900mm vanity a smaller unit will apply with the manufactures std finish & configuration refer to Master Plans). Pivot/sliding door in clear laminated glass to shower with chrome soap holder. Stylish chrome double towel rail or 2 towel rings from Fresh Homes Range as shown on the Master Plans. Full Vitreous China closed coupled suite; dual flush 4.5/3 with a luxurious soft close seat; chrome toilet roll holder. Selections from Fresh Homes “Persona” selection range. Framed mirror 1000mm high from top of vanity x length of vanity in choice of standard colours.
45 litre rustproof acrylic tub and cabinet
Quality on trend designer chrome mixer tapware throughout bathroom and ensuite. Feature tower style mixer to Kitchen. All selections from Builder's selection range pin lever mixers. Builders Std chrome finished base mixer to Laundry and chrome finished Builder’s Std taps to Washing Machine, discreetly concealed in cabinet.
Toilet Suite (WC)
Full Vitreous China closed coupled suite; dual flush 4.5/3 with a luxurious soft close seat; chrome toilet roll holder. Selections from Fresh Homes “Persona” selection 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 Fresh Homes Persona selection range.
Staircase & Balustrade (2 storey and split level homes only)
Builders standard carpet grade staircase supplied and professionally installed. Paint grade timber hand rail Powder coated aluminium balustrade or plasterboard dwarf wall (all as shown on the Master Plans). Selections from the Fresh Homes Persona selection range.
Quality carpet and ceramic tiles to the living areas may be included at an additional investment - choose from the Fresh Homes Persona selection range.
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. Fresh Homes “Built New Just For You”
NB. 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.