Custom Designed Homes
For a custom-designed home that is truly and uniquely yours, Encore by Davis Sanders Homes is the answer. We have been creating distinctive, one off homes ever since we began, and while we're proud of our set plans, we know that often you want a home more personalised and exclusive.
Some clients find it helpful to put together a folder of ideas for their new home prior to this appointment. These can be clipped articles, photos from magazines, or information downloaded from websites. You might like to take photos of houses with street appeal or features that you wish to incorporate in your design. A Davis Sanders custom designed home is not limited to traditional brick veneer construction so designs can be as creative as your needs dictate.
With recent drought conditions, as well as increased focus on energy efficiency, many people have concerns about how these issues will affect the designof their home. All of Davis Sanders building designers are accredited energy rating assessors and can give specific advice in this area. Often design appointments are arranged in your home as this can be helpful, especially if you will be taking existing furniture items into the new home. It also allows the designer to get a feel for your tastes and way of doing things.
During the interview, issues such as views and outlook from the home and site, existing conditions of the site such as orientation, neighbouring properties and topography will be covered. These are some of the broader issues that will affect the homes energy efficiency. Different areas and room functions, their size and relationship to each other, as well as what items must fit into each area, will be discussed in detail. The appearance of the home from the street will be of prime concern, so your ideas regarding style & finish will be addressed and this is when your pictures will come in handy.