Build a Lane House in Vancouver – Our Design/Build Process 2016-10-13T10:33:43+00:00

From conception to completion we handle all of the details, big and small.

You just bring in the groceries!

Our Design/Build Process:

First Contact

We answer your questions and get the information needed to move to the next step:

  • What are your objectives?
  • A top line review of Smallworks and what we do
  • If looking at building a laneway house, we ensure you qualify

First On-site Consultation

A physical meeting at your home with a Smallworks partner:

  • Review the physical site
  • Gain more information on your specific objectives
  • Take you through a Smallworks presentation

Design and Pre-Construction Agreement

  • Site survey
  • Design development
  • Construction documents

Construction Agreement

  • Application for municipal permits
  • House construction
  • HPO 2-5-10 Warranty:
    • 2 years on labour and materials
    • 5 years on building envelope
    • 10 years on structure