Plans and Drawings
The plans and drawings will provide detailed information for the designers, builders and other tradespeople. The plans will show all of the information such as dimensions, locations of doors, windows, stairs, fixtures, fittings and any fixed joinery items.
Home Renovations Melbourne will map out client’s ideas and create appropriate plans and drawings that support all building permit applications.
Council Planning Requirements
Planning may or may not be required for renovation. Home Renovations Melbourne will advise on whether it is required including time frames and fees.
Planning Overlay Requirements
The Victoria State Government provides the ordinance of policies, clauses and maps that depict where the various zones and overlays apply within a planning scheme area. Home Renovations Melbourne guides clients with ease through this complex process.
Report and Consent Permits
Report & consent permit requirements typically from the Victorian building standards are many and varied. These include but are not limited to street and side setbacks, site coverage, walls on boundaries, over shadowing and daylight to existing windows. Where required Home Renovations Melbourne will apply for these permits on your behalf.
Building Over Easement
Various water services in your area must give their consent for any structure that is to be built over, or close to any of their underground assets or easements. Clients can allow Home Renovations Melbourne to apply for these permits on their behalf.
The work of a structural engineer is diverse. Home Renovations Melbourne contract various engineers for property builds, renovations or when they need advice related to the structure of a building.
Victoria has high levels of bushfire risk. A Bushfire Management Statement (BMS) is required to inform The Victoria State Government of any application to construct a dwelling, other construction types and land-use changes. Home Renovations Melbourne will apply on a client’s behalf.
Clients can allow Home Renovations Melbourne to have a soil test for the building site. The report will assess the soil conditions and classifications, allowing the provision of footing recommendations at the design stage.