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28/04/2022
What You Need To Know About Builders

What You Need To Know About Builders

For those who are looking to hire a builder to complete a project on their residential or commercial property, there are a few things you should be aware of. This useful information will give you a more comprehensive understanding of the building and construction industry and ensure you make an informed decision when deciding on

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26/04/2022
Building Inspectors: All you Need to Know

Building Inspectors: All you Need to Know

A building inspector is an individual who is qualified to inspect both domestic and commercial structures. This is actioned to ensure they comply with the necessary standards and regulations, and the original building plan. It is also their job to verify the workmanship of the builder or tradesperson and to identify any defects, if any. While regulations differ from state to state, Australia as a whole has a very strict set of standards that all builders and contractors are expected to adhere to. Failure to do so can result in consequences for the individual responsible.

A building inspection can be carried out prior, during and after a structure has been built and is sometimes done at random to ensure builders are complying with the correct standards. Commercial structures in particular are typically always subjected to a thorough building inspection to ensure safety.

18/01/2022
WHAT’S INVOLVED IN BEING A CONSTRUCTION MANAGER?

WHAT’S INVOLVED IN BEING A CONSTRUCTION MANAGER?

Construction managers are responsible for overseeing building and construction projects from the early planning stages, right through to the implementation and final result. Not only is it their role to hire and supervise workers, but they must also coordinate schedules and subcontractors, estimate project costs, report progress to clients and superiors, ensure safety codes are

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