FAQ

How long does a Van Home take to set up on-site?

It generally takes two people less than half a day to set up a Van Home on your site ready for you to move in.

How many pieces does a Van Home come in?
Van Homes are a one piece unit that folds out to give you a 4.9m or 7.1m wide home.

What makes the Van Home a better alternative to an on-site caravan with annex accommodation?
The design of the Van Home gives you a much bigger open area with full height ceilings all on the same level.

Why would I consider the Van Home over an alternative re-locatable home?
There are several reasons why you might consider;

  1. You do not want the delay and hassle in applying for building permits.
  2. Your land is in a flood prone area and only tow-able structures are permitted.
  3. You want a home that can be easily and cheaply delivered on-site and then just as easily and cheaply be relocated again incase your circumstance change in the future.
  4. You want quality and value for money.

What materials are used to build a Van Home?
Your Van Home is built to last using steel and aluminum for the frame, water resistant ply for the floors, one piece custom made aluminum roof panels.

Do Van Homes come complete with Kitchen and Bathroom?
Yes, they have a full size kitchen with full size stove and a full size bathroom with a full size shower.

Are Van Homes insulated?
Yes, they have insulated vinyl wall cladding and roof.

How is the water and waste connected?
Your Van Home comes fully plumbed internally, all you have to do onsite is connect a garden water hose to the water inlet and another hose from the waste outlet to the sewer or septic tank.

How is the power connected?
Your Van Home is fully wired complete with safety switch circuit breakers, all you have to do is connect a 15 amp power extension lead to the power inlet plug.

Are floor coverings and light fittings included in the price?
Yes, the homes have carpet in the living areas and vinyl in the kitchen and bathroom.

Is specialized or expensive transport equipment required to transport a Van Home?
No, specialized or expensive transport equipment is not required. You can even transport them yourself using a large 4WD or light truck.

How heavy to tow are they?
The tare weight of your Van Home is approximate 3,000kg

Is there a choice of colors available?
Yes, there is a choice of colors for the cladding, window and door frames and moldings.

Can I customize the design of my Van Home?
Yes, you can make changes to floor plan layout within the parameters of standard design

What is the resale value of Van Homes like?
The resale value is excellent, because all Van Homes are individually built and the prices of building material keep increasing, newly built homes always cost more than homes built several years ago allowing the homes to hold their value and in some instances increase in value.

How long do they take to build?
In most case we can have your Van Home built in about 3 weeks. It may take longer if we have many previous orders to yours when you place your order.

Does warranty come with my Van Home purchase?
Yes, full manufactures warranty applies to your purchase.

I like what I see, what is my next step?
It is as easy as speaking to one of our sales consultants who can arrange for you to inspect a display home if you like and discuss your specific application and the location where your Van Home will be sited. You then confirm details on which model best suits your requirements, the site situation where it will be located, select colors, establish pick up or delivery arrangements and make finance arrangements if required. You then place a deposit to confirm your order. We then commence building your new home. Once the home is completed and ready for delivery you can inspect your new home and make the final payment.

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