Residential building consulting

Bringing your renovation or new home dream to life with attention to detail and quality so you get exactly what you need.

You may be surprised at the extra value-for-money we can bring you – as you can see in our testimonials and case study. Whether it be ideas for your new bedroom and ensuite, a kitchen renovation, a re-roof or a new home… we can help you no matter the size of your project.

We provide a liaison between you, your builder, other trades, or your architect.

Choose any of the services below or let us tailor something to your needs…

Ideas and Design Concepts (From $150*)

We will visit your home or site and talk through your project plans. During our visit we will get to know how you like to live in your home and provide you with options to suit your budget. Our aim is that you will have a clear understanding of the process and the decisions required for your project.

Includes:

  • Onsite visit (at your home or your building site)
  • A review of your project wants and needs
  • Cost effective ways to build or remodel – load bearing walls, roof lines etc
  • Onsite sketches (if applicable)
  • Where to from here – designs, plans, council permits, quote sourcing

* Based on travel within North Taranaki

Quote Reviews (From $120*)

Been caught out with quotes before? Having trouble understanding the differences in the prices you’ve been provided?

We’ll visit your home or site to understand your project plans. During our visit we will review your quotes and talk through what items have been included or excluded. From here we will provide you with a list of questions to ask from your suppliers, or we can follow up with them on your behalf.  The aim of this service is that you start your project fully aware of the costs.

Includes:

  • Onsite visit (at your home or your building site)
  • A review of your projects wants and needs
  • Review of your design
  • Review of quotes

* Based on travel within North Taranaki

Quote Sourcing and Review

Not sure who to use for your project? We can source quotes on your behalf from a selection of local building companies and trades. You can choose who you would like quotes from, or leave it to us to provide a selection – based on the best fit for your project. Our aim is to ensure you have competitive pricing and the right tradespeople for your project.

Cost is variable based on time but we can provide an indication of hours and can include:

  • Onsite visit (at your home or your building site)
  • A review of your project wants and needs
  • Review of your design
  • Sourcing and review of quotes

Project Management

Need help managing your project? Unsure how to best manage the Tradies and subcontractors? We can provide an interface between you and the contract team – making sure you’re keep fully informed on the process and given time to make the decisions needed during your project.

Cost is variable based on how much assistance you would like, but we can provide an indication based on the size of your project.

Services can include:

  • Onsite visit (at your home or your building site)
  • A review of your projects wants and needs
  • Review of your design
  • Review of your quotes or contracts
  • Contract assistance
  • Managing your chosen contractors or,
  • Sourcing and managing all contractors
  • Ensuring contractor Health & Safety policies are current and observed
  • Ensuring contractor Insurances are in place
  • Managing Council permits
  • Managing the timeline, costs and delivery

On-site Home Buyers Review (From $100*)

Interested in a house but not sure of the costs to make it just right?  We can meet you at an open home or by appointment and help answer your questions.  During our visit we can give you indications of what’s involved and ballpark costs to perform the changes you would want to make.  Our aim is to provide you the information you need to make your buying decision.

Includes:

  • Onsite visit
  • A review of your needs or ideas
  • Cost effective ways to remodel – load bearing walls, roof lines etc
  • Onsite sketches (if applicable)
  • Ballpark estimates

* Based on travel within North Taranaki

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