There are two fundamentally different approaches to house slabs and there are a number of different factors to consider when you choose. Get it wrong and you will pay too much!
Architect, building designer, or you yourself? The choice affects the outcome and the cost in ways you may not anticipate.
Want to do your own architectural drawings? Are you feeling lucky?
There are a number of critical factors that will determine whether your building’s slab and footings cost a moderate amount or break the bank. Even if you are looking at buying a block of land this is a good one to read.
There are plenty of buildings out there with absolute junk-quality construction. Engineers can help put a stop to this!
Getting documentation together for your application can be a daunting process. This short guide gives you an outline of when to get an engineer involved.
A Short Guide to how Structural Engineering Fits Within the Building Application Process in NSW.