Building Quotes

Obtaining building quotes for a new home

How to avoid disappointment when obtaining building quotes for your new home Obtaining building quotes to build a custom home can be a daunting and time consuming task. Sometimes it seems the more building quotes you get the harder and more confusing the task becomes. Selecting a builder goes beyond price alone. A custom home …

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Floor plans

House Floor Plans – Do you know how to read them? Understanding how to read floor plans is important when going through the process of designing your home. A complete set of floor plans has a number of components all of which play an important role when it comes to building your home. In addition …

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Open Plan or Zoned Living

Open plan living or zoned living?

Does Open Plan Living or Zoned Living best suit your needs? When it comes to designing a new home, you’ll be asking whether you have a design done for open plan living or zoned living. Traditionally homes were built with lots of separate rooms, all with their own individual purpose. Over the years there has …

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Owner building, new homes in melbourne

Owner building – is it worth it?

Is owner building for me? Some questions answered Here’s a scenario – you have received your building quotes and all are well above your expectation. Then you pose the question; is owner building something to consider? Deciding on whether to be an owner builder isn’t something anyone should enter into lightly – not only does …

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Dual Occupancy Project | Knockdown Rebuild | Oak Park

Dual occupancy development

Renmark Homes Specialises in dual occupancy development When you hear talk of a dual occupancy development you instinctively think it is a topic that is only suited to property developers and large scale builders. Dual occupancy or duplex developments, as the name suggests, is putting two dwellings on a block of land and splitting the …

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Knock Down and Rebuild or Renovate?

Do you Knock Down and Rebuild or Renovate? This may Help you with Your Decision. Whether you should knockdown and rebuild or renovate is a common question asked by people looking to update their home. There is no right or wrong answer to this question but Renmark has a strong reputation in this area and …

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Architect or Building Designer, What’s the Difference?

When deciding to build a custom home who should you use, an architect or building designer? All building projects whether large or small will need a design plan. Many people know that an architect or building designer is the person or company to speak to when it comes to house plans, but it can be …

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Building a new home

Custom home builder or Volume builder

Should you use a custom home builder or volume builder As you plan to build your new home, one of the first questions you’ll need to ask yourself is whether you want to work with a custom home builder or a volume builder. Both are excellent options and each can deliver you a great new …

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Floor plan designs - single story & two storey designs

Good building plans are important

The importance of good building plans cannot be over stated. When it comes to building, many of the problems encountered at a building site can be traced back to poor advice and documenting building plans. A set of good building plans can be the difference between a smooth running job or delays, variations and cost blow outs. …

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