Your home is not only about getting the best teak furniture along with marble floors and French chandeliers. The real beauty of anything comes after it has been given a great finishing; same with your home. The finishing may make or break your house and hence they are essential. So here are some of the things you need to pay attention to, so that your home gets the perfect finishing touches it deserves.
- The underlayment
The underlayment which is most commonly known as subflooring is essential so that you could go ahead with the flooring you desire. Subflooring is the bottom most layer on which you may lay your tiles or hardwood planks. It is never seen in daily use: however, your beautiful marble tiles may tumble down if you do not properly arrange for strong subflooring. This is usually half inch plywood planks, placed and sealed with caulking Melbourne on which one surface is smoothened out while the other is let rough, which is the underside. A layer of cement or particle board would then cover it, letting you decorate your floor as you please.
- The furnace
Your contractor will then install the furnace which will supply heat and air conditioning to your home. If it is a two-storied home, the ductwork and piping will take longer as it needs to be done between floors. Usually the furnace is built in the basement along with all necessary piping.
The insulation system controls the heat transfer of your home. Insulation is essential to keep your home under room temperature during drastic weather conditions. For example, while winter, your insulation systems will prevent the heat in the home transferring outside, while preventing the cold entering into your home and vice versa during summer. Your door and windows need to be properly installed and sealed to get the correct results of a sound insulation system. Ensure even the pet door installation Melbourne has been done accordingly.
- Electrical and plumbing
Get your contractor to do one last check on the plumbing and electrical system. The last thing you need is for your toilet to overflow or spend the night with no electricity. All light fixtures, switches, plug points etc need to be installed correctly, especially if there are little kids in the house. Safety comes first.
Your house maybe a mess even though it is brand new. Ask your contractor for a good cleaning before he finishes the construction. Whatever equipment, paint cans, wires etc. need to be returned to them or stores safely for future use.