In an ideal renovation your home builders would complete your renovation on budget, on time and just as requested. But, the best builders will tell you this is a challenge. The fact of the matter is that renovation takes a lot of time, preparation and organisation.
So, with the wrong team running your renovation, you will struggle to achieve even one of your desired outcomes! The odds are simply stacked against this happening.
The biggest mistake most home-owners make, is not forming a grand plan in advance. For example, not getting the designers/architects and home builders together at the very beginning of the project – before drafting any plans.
The changes in the last 5 years have resulted in building cost increases. While square meter rates may be useful to estimate the cost of a new build, they have never been an accurate way to gauge the cost of your renovation.
So here are a couple of tips on building a successful home renovation with your architect and home builders.