Sustainable Design

Sustainable home design | Hill house

Sustainable design is not just about doing your little bit to save the planet, it’s also about saving money. How your home is designed can greatly affect your energy and water bills. The Archicentre link below focuses the importance of sustainable design in more detail.

Pre-purchase Inspections Before Buying a Property

Looking at buying a new or existing property? Ron Smith from Archicentre has some very helpful tips worth considering before placing your deposit.

image Pre-purchase inspections can:

  • Be a valuable negotiating tool
  • Help identify any potential or existing building faults
  • Check the property for termites prior to purchase

Be aware, in Queensland, (Australia) Building Inspections must be carried out by a licensed contractor.