FAQ's

Q. How much is it going to be?
A. Because each design is unique, I need to see the site and meet with you to determine your individual needs & time frame before a quote can be given.

Q. What sort of experience do you have?
A. I have worked in many areas of the building industry as a designer - designing to NZS:3604 - , and my qualifications are NZCE Civil.

Q. How long will it take to do the drawings?
A. Usually this can be tailored to fit your timeframe - typically 2 to 4 weeks.

Q. Can I build up?
A. This will depend on foundations of the existing structure. In some cases an Engineer's report may be needed - this is not as bad as it sounds.

Q. Can you do project management?
A. Generally I subcontract this out to a very good project manager with a number of years experience in this field.

Q. What range of homes do you design?
A. The projects I have done range from small units and town houses (90m2) to executive two story homes (400m2).

Q. What range of commercial projects have you done?
A. Some commercial projects have been office extensions to existing businesses, taking into consideration the new regulations such as fire requirements, rest home extensions.
Glasshouses, Produce sheds, & barns are some of the more unusual projects undertaken.