29 / 03 / 2019

With the ever-increasing cost of electricity, many new home builders are now looking for ways to make savings where they can. Building an energy efficient home goes beyond just installing solar panels, it requires careful thought and planning when it comes to choice of building materials and design features. New homes are now required to…

13 / 03 / 2019

Isn’t it great when a project runs smoothly from inception through to completion? Finishing on time and on budget is the ultimate goal of any builder, but achieving this goal is not always straightforward. All too often we hear about failed builds, and the cause can often be attributed to poor management of cashflow or…

13 / 02 / 2019

Starting a construction project is an exciting journey, but you’ll no doubt face some hurdles along the way. Budget plays a major role in selection of materials and labour charges, but you also need to try and stick to timelines whilst ensuring a high-quality standard is always maintained.  Developers often run into trouble when their…

08 / 01 / 2019

If you are sharpening your tools in anticipation, ready to embark on a new development project with estimated costs in excess of $500,000, then you are likely going to need a section 94 quantity surveyor report.