Design Process

The design process and the ongoing reputation of the Englehart name is your guarantee of design integrity – an attention to detail and value that comes with every individually designed Englehart home.

For added peace of mind, the Englehart Design Team have a simplified pre-contract process for each step of the way so that you can feel involved throughout your project’s design and development. A proven five-stage Englehart process details all the necessary information for building your dream home before any ground is broken.

We talked and they listened. We wanted an open plan house – something Englehart do very well – as well as a design that was tailored to our site and took advantage of the views to the Dandenong and Kinglake ranges. They nailed it. The finish and workmanship is phenomenal. Justin and Karen

Design: A Simple Process

1. Your New Home Consultation

Major design paramaters and site conditions are discussed. Budget objectives are established and an overview of Englehart’s services including design and the management team process are discussed.

2. General Review

This is where clients are usually met on site to consider its context, slope, views and orientation. Client expectations versus likely costs are analysed and clients are advised of the feasibility outcome and compliance with ResCode and planning requirements.

3. Sketch Floor Plans and Designs

Design Meeting is held which includes qualifications of concept, room sizes, scope of works and major evaluation of specification requirements. This is followed by presentation of initial sketch plan and elevations.

4. Your New Home Contract Documents

When the working drawings are ready for evaluation, selection meetings are arranged to review finishes, design and other services. Engineering is commenced and the specifications incorporating the final client selections are completed.

5. Secure Englehart As Your Builder

Following qualification of selections, site costings, etc.., the final documentation is presented, including the new homes contract, specification, working drawings, engineering and other associated documents.


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