5 Ways We Can Work For You

Skinny Whippet Building Services is equipped to help you get your idea from initial concept through to a completed project. We implement a client friendly building process, making the project as smooth as possible.  Our 5 stage process means we can provide the level of help you require.  If you are looking for a rough cost and concept drawings for further thought, we can do that. Or we can project manage the entire build. The control of your budget and your project stays with you.


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STAGE 1

FRee SITE VISIT AND PROJECT PROPOSAL

An experienced member of Skinny Whippet will arrive on time to work through your ideas, looking over the structure and collecting relevant site information. Following this, we will email you a project proposal to review before giving the go-ahead to continue to stage 2.


STAGE 4

PRIMARY CONSTRUCTION: DEMOLITION AND LOCK UP

Once council approval has been obtained, Skinny Whippet can provide all the contractors required to get your job moving. Stage 4 encompasses demolition and site works, framing, plumbing rough-in, electrical rough-in, window installation, external finishes, external doors, guttering and downpipes.



STAGE 2

CONCEPTs &  ESTIMATEs 

Skinny Whippet will draw up a concept and produce a ballpark cost estimate based on your brief. Working closely with you to tick all the boxes, we will continue the design process until we have reached a viable, completed concept. 


STAGE 5

SECONDARY CONSTRUCTION: FIT OUT

The home stretch! Stage 5 includes carpentry fit out, tiling, flooring, plumbing fit-off, electrical fit-off, painting and clean up. Once we have obtained council’s final approval and all work is completed, Skinny Whippet clears out for you to enjoy your completed project.



STAGE 3

FINALISED PLANS & COUNCIL APPLICATIONS

We will produce a complete set of plans, specifications along with all required paperwork, applications and fees for council approval.

We engage all the professional services your project may require including bushfire, geotechnical and engineering consultants.  

Should you require changes to the concept once work has commenced, Skinny Whippet is more than happy to stay flexible. We use a variations process that allows you to make alterations along the way.