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  • SUB-FLOOR & FLOORING
  • 25mm Metra flooring over 200 x 50 floor joists at 450 centres with 3 rows of 150 x 50 bearers
  • 125 x 125 tana piles as per foundation plan
  • WALL & CEILING SYSTEM
  • Metrapanel wall and ceiling system as per the drawings
  • FASCIA, SPOUTING & DOWNPIPES
  • Metaline external Colorsteel fascia with gutter system - Colorsteel Endura Range
  • Round PVC downpipes with clips
  • ROOF
  • Timber trusses at 900 centres as per manufactures design
  • 75 x 50 purlins at 900 centres
  • Long run 0.40 colour steel roofing over self-supporting roof underlay - Colorsteel Endura Range.
  • ALUMINIUM JOINERY
  • Vantage double glazed powder coated aluminium windows and doors as per the drawings (colour to be chosen Duralloy Generation 2 colour range)
  • Stippolyte obscure glazing to bathroom and WC windows, clear float glass to all other joinery
  • SOFFITS
  • 4.5mm smooth Hardie Flex with PVC jointers and vented soffits as per Metra design manual
  • Soffit and gable overhang as per the drawings
  • EXTERIOR CLADDING
  • There are a number of claddings to choose from, palliside, shadow clad, board and batten, linea, titan board, Colorsteel, timber weather board and hardie plank. Our costs are based on using palliside weather board.
  • Feature cladding - optional (cedar etc.)
  • Note - our costs are based on direct fixed cladding
  • INSULATION
  • Under floor - Thermashield sislation foil (R2.5) as per NZ3604:2011
  • Wall insulation - Premier A grade glasswool (Pink Batts - R1.8)
  • Ceilings insulation - Premier A grade glasswool (Pink Batts - R3.2)
  • KITCHEN UNITS
  • We do not build our kitchens carcasses out of Melteca (chip board).
  • All our kitchen units are constructed from formica laminate over water resistant plywood
  • Doors 18mm Meltaca
  • Bench tops - Formica square edge
  • Handles - Mardeco range
  • LAUNDRY CABINET
  • Aquatica tubbie - powder coated pre finished cabinet with mixer and liquid soap dispenser. Available in standard size (600mm) or slim line (450mm)
  • KITCHEN APPLIANCES
  • 4 Function free standing oven - (Westinghouse or Fisher and Paykel)
  • Optional Extras –
  • Bosch under bench oven - HBA13B253A
  • Bosch 4 plate electric hob  - PKE645C17A
  • Bosch 4 burner gas hob - PCH615B9TA
  • Bosch dishwasher - SMU50E75AU
  • Waste disposal unit
  • 60cm stainless steel range hood canopy
  • PLUMBING
  • 180 litre mains pressure hot water cylinder
  • All water pipe butelene
  • All waste pipes PVC as per the drainage plan
  • Compac (BTW) toilet suite dual flush
  • Tube chrome highrise kitchen mixer
  • Tube chrome bath mixer and spout
  • Tube chrome basin mixer
  • Tube chrome 850mm round slide shower mixer
  • Plumbing for washing machine
  • 2 x exterior taps as per the drawings
  • Optional Extras –
  • Rinnai Infinity LPG gas hot water system
  • Gas heating
  • Gas hobs
  • SHOWER
  • 900 x 900 2 or 3 sided easy seal shower tray with one piece flat acrylic liner, glass door and easy clean waste
  • BATH
  • 1525mm Concept white acrylic bath with 2 rows of 200 x 200 white tiles to form splash back
  • VANITY
  • Mia 2 drawer (white) vanity - floor standing or wall hung to suit
  • ELECTRICAL
  • External meter board positioned as per the plan
  • Internal distribution board located as per the plan
  • All lighting and power points as per the electrical plan
  • We allow –
  • 4 x power points per bedroom (2 x doubles)
  • 1 x power point to bathroom (1 x single)
  • 1 x power points to hallway (1 x double)
  • 6 x power points to lounge (3 x double)
  • 4 x power points to kitchen (2 x double)
  • 2 x power points to kitchen island (1 x double)
  • 2 x power points to dining room (1 x double)
  • 1 x power points in laundry (1 x double)
  • 1 x heat, light extraction fan unit to bathroom - vented to exterior soffit
  • Wiring and connection to stove & hot water cylinder
  • Down lights throughout kitchen, dining & lounge area
  • Remainder of house batten holders
  • Exterior lights - 1 per exterior door
  • All electrical work complete to exterior meter board ready for power connection to mains.
  • Optional Extras –
  • Heated towel rails
  • Heat pump
  • Data prewire
  • Security prewire
  • SMOKE ALARM
  • First Alert battery operated smoke detector
  • TV CONNECTION
  • 1 x TV outlet connection allowed
  • TELEPHONE
  • 1 x telephone outlet connection allowed
  • Owner to contact service provider (i.e. telecom) to arrange phone account and connection
  • STOPPING
  • Level 4 paint quality finish throughout
  • All Metra Panel wall and ceiling panels are paint sealed before leaving the factory.
  • Internal corners on walls and wall to ceiling junctions to be filled by painter with flexible paintable sealant
  • PAINTING
  • By owner - not included in our standard pricing
  • INTERIOR DOORS
  • MDF flush face hollow core doors pre-hung on satin chrome hinges and rebated jambs (paint quality)
  • Door hardware Element satin chrome lever type
  • Door stops satin chrome
  • HARDWARE
  • 1 x Tube chrome toilet roll holder
  • 1 x Tube chrome 600mm towel rail to bathroom
  • 1 x 750 x 900 polished edge mirror (dome fixed)
  • WARDROBES
  • Each wardrobe has a 300 wide shelf with a white lumberlok closet rail
  • INTERNAL FINISHING LINES
  • Skirting 60 x 10 single bevelled pine
  • Architraves 40 x 10 single bevelled pine
  • Square stop walls & ceilings (sealed by painter)
  • Shelving is all 36mm Metra panel
  • FLOOR COVERINGS
  • By owner - unless specified
  • DOWNPIPES
  • Downpipes and clips provided and delivered with house. Downpipes to be fitted by drain layer
  • TRANSPORTATION
  • Our standard pricing does not include transport; as you can appreciate this cost is site specific.
  • The cost is depended on house size, site access, foundation requirements and distance from our yard.
  • PLANS
  • All standard plans and specifications are included in our pricing
  • Site specific - site and drainage plans can be provided as an extra to the contract if required
  • PERMIT
  • PLB have allowed for all building consent fees ex-yard Huntly
  • Onsite permit not included in our standard pricing
  • PLB to supply code of compliance ex-yard Huntly

Prices listed on our website do not include painting, floor coverings, house transportation to site, decks, base cladding and tie downs, onsite services (power, water, storm water and sewerage onsite hook up), engineering (if required), onsite permit fees, resource consent (if required) window treatments, downpipe installation, site prep, and under floor waste by drainage contractor as these costs vary from site to site, but can be added at your request.

Contact us and we'll be able to advise on variable costs for your project.

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