If you’re considering building a new home or making renovations to an existing property in Kingaroy, then it’s important to find a building designer who understands your unique needs as well as the aesthetics of the local South Burnett area.
To help this process, we have documented some of the key questions you can should ask a local building designer to ensure that you find the right fit for your project:
- “What experience do you have designing homes in the Kingaroy / South Burnett area?” It’s important to choose a building designer who is familiar with the local climate, topography and building style and regulations in Kingaroy and the surrounds. An experienced designer will ideally live in the Kingaroy area and use their experienced be able to create a functional and aesthetically pleasing design which takes all of these factors into account.
- “How do you incorporate the ‘Queensland look and feel’ into your designs?” The South Burnett region in Queensland is known for its laid-back, outdoor lifestyle and subtropical climate. A local building designer who understands this will help you create a home that seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor living spaces and takes advantage of natural light and ventilation.
- “What local and sustainable products do you recommend as a part of the design?” The South Burnett region has access to some incredible building products and has a strong focus on sustainability and supporting local businesses. Speaking with a local Kingaroy building designer who is knowledgeable about local, sustainable materials and products can help you create a home that is not only beautiful but also environmentally friendly.
- “Can you provide references or examples of your past work?” It’s always a good idea to ask for any references from locals who have worked with your designers as well as see examples of their past work. This will give you a sense of their style and the quality of their work.
Ultimately, choosing a building designer, such as our own Tom Newman, who is born and bred in Kingaroy, knows local builders and town planning experts, who is knowledgeable about the local area, and committed to sustainability will help you create a beautiful and functional home that truly reflects the unique character of Kingaroy and makes you the envy of your neighbours.