Why It Pays to Choose Quality Over Price

Building a custom home or extensive renovation project is a huge financial and emotional investment that can take months or even years to complete. For many people, this is is the only time they’ll undertake a project of this scale. This is why it’s so…

Avoiding Budget Blowout

Building or renovating a Brisbane home is an exciting prospect, but that thrill can quickly be dampened by unforeseen costs. We hear stories about it all the time – a homeowner has finalised a design, found an excellent builder and organised a timeline for the…

How To Save on Your 2020 Home Build

This year has been one of disruption, and it has caused some people to place new home and renovation projects on hold. But for those with the financial means, now is an excellent time to launch into a new building project. There are currently a…

How To Choose a Builder

One of the most crucial decisions you need to make when renovating or extending a Brisbane home is choosing the right builder for the job. You want someone with construction knowledge and expert craftsmanship; someone who can be trusted to deliver your project with perfected…

The Obvious Flaw in the HomeBuilder Grant

There a number of critical flaws in the Australian Government’s new HomeBuilder grant. For those who meet financial requirements, it’s the critical lack of time to take advantage of the offer before the proposed deadline. At the time of penning this post it’s July 2020…

How Much Can I Afford to Spend on my Renovation?

by Victor Kalinowski The information contained within this page is general in nature. It serves as a guide only and does not take into account your personal financial needs. Before you act on this information you should seek independent legal and financial advice.  If you’ve…

4 Reasons Why Buying From A Combined Builder Developer Is Beneficial

We appreciate there are always reservations when it comes to buying off the plan. One way to mitigate these concerns is to buy from a small boutique builder who is also the developer. 1. Better Quality Control and Flexibility Builder developers are usually considered bespoke,…

5 Benefits of a Brisbane Home Extension

If you’ve outgrown your existing space and are deciding between building a new house or an extension of your current home, a Brisbane home extension may be the way to go. Not only will this add value to your existing house design, an extension will…

In the Spotlight: How Our Dora Street Home Went From Infamous to Inspirational

Our Dora Street renovation was recently featured in Brisbane’s Courier Mail and realestate.com.au, but not for a reason you might expect… What’s now a stylish family Brisbane house renovation, designed and built by Linear Design + Construct, was once home to a series of notorious…

Should I Extend or Raise and Build Under?

Deciding to renovate your home is a big decision. You want to ensure that you’re making the right choice from the beginning. Therefore, the best way to accomplish this is by entrusting an expert to take all of your needs into consideration, from concept to…