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Don't Blow Your Budget - Building Budget Online

Hidden costs of building a new home?

Unsure of what the total building costs will be? Print out this checklist to get a really good idea of the full cost of your new home. Ask sales consultants which bits are included before you sign up. 

 



COSTS YOU HAVE TO PAY

BUDGET

Land  
House  
Council / planning / govt fees  

STUFF YOU'LL NEED

 
Washing Line  
TV Antenna  
NBN ready wiring  

Fencing

 

Soakwells

 
Door Bell  
Letterbox  
Light fittings  
Installation of light fittings  

Floor covering for non wet areas

Main Floor, bedrooms, study etc

 
Window Dressings  
Internal wall painting  
   

EXTRAS YOU MIGHT WANT

 
Air Conditioning  
Ducted Vacuum  
Security  
Smart wiring  
Extra TV points  
Landscaping  
Reticulation  
Paving to driveway over 6m long  
Paving at sides of house  
Conduit for retic under paths and driveway  
Upgrade paving  
Fencing  
BBQ gas point  
Downlights / Canisters  
Exterior lighting  
Power to water feature  
Security doors and screens  
Skirting boards  
Extra power points / Double points  
Tap to fridge recess  
   

COMMON UPGRADES

 
Wet area tiles over standard $ allowance  
Laying non standard size tiles  
Tapware  
Kitchen benchtops in stone  
Appliances  
Interior doors  
Front entry doors  
Door furniture  
Roof tiles  
Cornice  
Garage Door  
Hot water unit to solar  
Additional electrical  


Preliminary's

check if your builder includes them

 
Survey Block  
Siteworks  
Earthworks  
Power Dome  
Council Planning Fees  
Council Crossover  
Sewerage run/ connection Power run / connection Gas run / connection Phone line / connection  
TOTAL  

 

This checklist will give you a broad outline of the costs you should budget for. I know its not fun but better to know before you start than to get nasty shock at your prestart meeting.

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Costs you will have to pay Budget Allowance
   
Land  
House  
Council Planning Fees  
Siteworks  
Earthworks  
Council Crossover  
Power Dome  
Sewerage Connection  
Power Run / Connection  
Phone Line / Connection  
Gas Run / Connection  
Soakwells and piping  
   
Stuff you'll need  
   
Washing Line  
TV Antenna  
Fencing  
Letterbox  
Door Bell  
Letterbox  
Light fittings  
Installation of light fittings  
Floor covering for non wet areas  
Window Dressings  
Internal wall painting  
   
   
Extras you might want to budget for  
   
Air Conditioning  
Ducted Vacuum  
Security  
Smart wiring  
Extra TV points  
Landscaping  
Reticulation  
Paving to driveway over 6m long  
Paving at sides of house  
Conduit for retic under paths and driveway  
Upgrade paving  
Fencing  
BBQ gas point  
Downlights / Cannisters  
Exterior lighting  
Power to water feature  
Security doors and screens  
Skirting boards  
Extra power points / Double points  
Tap to fridge recess  
   
Common upgrades  
   
Wet area tiles over standard allowance  
Laying non standard size tiles  
Tapware  
Kitchen benchtops  
Appliances  
Interior doors  
Front entry doors  
Door furniture  
Roof tiles  
Cornice  
Garage Door  
Hot water unit to solar  
Additional electrical  
   
TOTAL