Home Extensions: The Ultimate Guide – 2021 Edition

Home Extensions: The Ultimate Guide – 2021 Edition

A quality home extension or renovation can serve several important purposes. From making a space more aesthetically pleasing to offering improved functionality and extra room, to adding significant value, it is little wonder that more and more Australians are looking...
Cost to build … explained!

Cost to build … explained!

Figuring out the costs associated with building or renovating your property can be a complex task. The earliest stages of a construction project can be difficult to navigate, particularly for the uninitiated. I tend to find clients approach me with a similar set of...
What’s the difference between a quote and an estimate?

What’s the difference between a quote and an estimate?

What’s the difference between a quote and an estimate? If you’ve had any experience dealing with the world of construction, you’ve probably heard the terms “estimate” and “quote” being used. However, most people don’t really know...
Builder’s jargon demystified

Builder’s jargon demystified

If you’ve already had experience of the building process, you’ll already know it’s a jargon-heavy space, particularly when you take a glance through your contract. If you’re about to engage a builder for the first time, this often unfamiliar language is something...
Should I speak to a builder before drawing up my plans?

Should I speak to a builder before drawing up my plans?

Short Answer: Yes Long Answer: I want to tell you two stories. In one story, my client is struggling to move through the process of planning a renovation and in the other, it’s smooth sailing.   Client Number One Let me tell you about a client I’m...