Built To Lock Up

Want to Build to Lock Up Stage?

It’s hard to beat the satisfaction of completing your own home, particularly if you are a tradie or a handy DIY type of person… with spare time, and/or friends that you could make better use of…

Swanbuild’s Lock Up Stage option is the easiest possible way to do this… And it’s a win-win situation.

With an extremely durable Swanbuild foundation and structure (engineered to withstand 140km/h winds), your Lock Up home can be installed on your site in a very short space of time, ready for you to get “stuck into” all of the “internals” immediately followed by your own décor and finishing touches…



  • Engineer designed heavy duty galvanized steel sub-floor structure (See photo below)
  • 22mm Premium ‘Structafloor’ treated flooring with 25 year guarantee against termites, glued and fixed with twist nails
  • 90x35mm treated pine wall framing with 25 year guarantee against termites
  • Extra Strength structural 6mm plywood bracing to all external walls and to each section, includes a double layer through internal joining walls…all with a 25 year guarantee against termites
  • 90x35mm treated pine roof framing with 25 year guarantee against termites
  • 24° roof pitch on all designs a part from Sorrento designs, with ‘Colourbond’ sheeting and rain water goods available in 20 different colours
  • Eaves as per plans, lines with 4.5mm HardiFlex
  • Powdercoated Aluminium sliding windows (to meet your energy rating requirements) complete with key locks and flyscreens
  • Underfloor insulation to meet your energy rating requirements
  • Either James Hardie Primeline Heritage/Linea Weatherboard (horizontal) or James Hardie Axon Cladding (vertical) painted in your choice of colour. External intermodular joints are positioned to minimise visibility once painted.
  • High Quality 40mm solid panelled front and rear entry doors
  • Plans and specifications for council submission
  • Seven year structural warranty with two year maintenance period

Living Area/Kitchen/Family

  • Raked or level ceiling dependent on house design, ready for plaster


  • Level ceiling ready for plaster
  • Built in robe opening formed ready for plaster and shelving


  • Level ceiling ready for plaster
  • Optional extras such as Plumbing and electrical can be added if required
Build to Lock Up Homes
Build to Lock Up Homes