Renovate or demolish, 5 key points to consider

You are planning on buying an old house and are still undecided on whether you want to renovate it or completely knock it down and rebuild a new one. Here are some tips to keep in mind before you make your final decision. Cost First of all, consider the price for both options. To do [...]

Tips on how to help you decide your house design

When it comes time to think about the right house design, there is a variety of options you could go for and you might get lost. Our building designers have selected some tips to help you know what to look for. Define your lifestyle Ask yourself: what is your lifestyle? Are you planning to extend [...]

Why renovating is more expensive than building?

Many people think that renovating is cheaper than building. Surprisingly here, we think that building from scratch is actually more affordable, faster and a smoother process than renovating. Find out below some things you should know about the renovation. Demolition The demolition has a significant impact on the cost as it involves a lot of [...]

Have you heard about SIPs?

SIPs or Structural Insulated Panels are the “all-inclusive” structure you need for your next project! SIPs construction has become more and more popular because of its building method and the use of environmentally sustainable building methods. Read below a list of some reasons why you should consider the SIPs construction for your next project. Description [...]

4 important things to consider the Building permit (BP)

What is a Building Permit? Building work such as a demolition, a renovation or an addition requires a permit issued by the permit authority (typically your local council). Building without a permit can result in extra costs and take you through a Certificate of Building Compliance (⇒ CLICK HERE ⇐ if you would like to know more [...]

Single vs double storey: tips to help you make the right choice

You are planning on building a house but are still undecided whether to go for a single or double storey home? While the choice can be obvious in some cases (e.g. size of the block, budget, and personal preferences), it is not a simple decision to make when both are possibilities. Our building designers from [...]