It is fair to say that once you have trawled though many striking architecture websites, looked at countless beautiful images of finished projects and made your final decision on who you would most like to work with, there is not a lot of information on what the next steps are. What are the key milestones, what’s your expected involvement and how long does the whole thing take?
How do you choose a builder? Every client asks the question.
It’s a discussion that causes a bit of anxiety. The reliability, capability and suitability of your prospective builder is up there as one of the biggest sources of fear for anyone embarking on a renovation or new build.
In order to design your ideal house, there is no doubt that a great brief helps. Here are some thoughts on how we can help you arrive at this point, based on years of good, bad, indifferent and amazing briefs.
Australians are living in their homes a lot longer than they did a decade ago. But, designing a home that will keep you happy and comfortable for the rest of your life is a much bigger challenge than designing a home for just the next ten years. There are a range of factors you’ll need to consider, and the more prepared you are the better.