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How Much Does It Cost To Get House Plans Drawn Up

When it comes to creating your dream home, designing the house is an important aspect that can range in cost. Most companies will charge an hourly rate or a price based on a percentage of the construction cost of a project.  Architects, drafters and building designers are equally qualified, they all can draw house plans[…]

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House Raise Toowong

Things To Consider When Designing A Home When starting the process of building a new home, it’s important to consider a few things, even from the very beginning, before the design process begins. Budget The most critical part of any project is to establish a realistic budget. This is important as it determines what you[…]

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New House Clayfield

Government advice as of March 25th is that building and construction remains an essential service and is open for business. Designer Planning provides house plans and drafting services, a range of different projects, including:  House raising  New homes  Renovations  Extensions  Decks & carports  Retaining walls  Granny flats  Pools Commercial projects  We wanted to update you[…]

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Town Planning

Town planning is the process of seeking council approval for residential developments or small commercial and industrial projects in the form of a planning permit. It involves liaising with local Councils to request approval for new developments or changes to buildings and/or land use. Councils have specific and strict regulations and policies and a town[…]

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Building In A Flood Zone

Building In A Flood Zone   Building or renovating in a flood area can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Anyone who lived through Queensland’s 2011 flood isn’t likely to forget the destructive brunt they had on homeowners and communities.  Before building or renovating a FloodWise Property Report needs to be explored to[…]

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House Raise Design

New Guidelines for Brisbane Character Homes Brisbane is home to a large number of Queenslander houses. These buildings are iconic and have become loved by many locals. If you are lucky enough to be an owner of one of these buildings, you may find that you have gotten to a point where the home doesn’t[…]

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House Elevations

As a building design company a question we get asked a lot is what are elevations? Elevations are a 2-dimensional drawing or render that show the front, back or side view of something. In respect to the building design world, it is referring to whatever structure is being designed. In our case, it’s generally of[…]

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Mt Gravatt House Raise and Build Under render

Have you considered raising your house?   There are many ways to add value to your house and maximise your land. It is no hidden secret that making your home bigger will add value so enhancing space is a common priority. Raising your house is a great way to create new space that can be[…]

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