What makes a SUPER Site Supervisor?

‘Who’s the best builder?’… If only we had a dollar for every time we were asked this! Our answer is always the same: The success of your build is hugely dependent on your Site Supervisor. Their integrity, their communication skills and their commitment to quality are vital to the outcome of your build. While it…

Who should review your building contract?

Major Domestic Building Contracts are extremely detailed, legally binding and require a complete understanding prior to signing. Ensuring that you that you understand what you are agreeing to significantly reduces the likelihood of disputes and unexpected costs down the track. Building contracts can be split into three main parts: The Conditions of Contract: Generally based on…

Differences between a Building Surveyor & Independent Quality Assurance

When building, we can either put all our faith into the builder and their quality control measures or we can take some of the control back and engage independent advice. A common misconception from new home owners is that a Building Surveyor will ensure the overall quality of their build, including contractual specifications. This is in fact not…