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A Complete Guide to House Extensions

A Guide to House Extensions Brisbane and beyond

House Extensions sounds like the easy option compared to Buying a new home, but in most cases a extension can require just as much dedication and hard work.

It is best to understand exactly what you are about to embark on and being prepared is of utmost importance, not being prepared can result in costly mistake and construction delays.

With the experience Acura Developments has in house extensions Brisbane and beyond we felt we would share our knowledge with you.

Following is a detailed guide to the processes of building a House Extension and the things you should factored in before embarking on your home extension project. We will discuss the pros and cons and we talk about some issue you may face along the way.

Why consider House Extensions?

  • Increase the value of your home.
  • Gain valuable square footage.
  • Add appeal to your home

Some people may say why not spend your money on buying a larger home instead of going through the hassles of extending your existing home?


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House Extension or New home?

When first looking at the option of purchasing a new home it may appear to be a simple and cost-effective option. Trust us when we say it is not the case. Purchasing a new home is far more expensive and complicated than carrying out a House Extensions

Here are a few reasons why.

Home Loan Fees and Extra Costs – including property exchange.

Legal Cost – Best to have contracts, title searches and Property transfers overlooked and negotiated by qualified attorneys.

Real Estate Agents Costs – conveyancing costs. Commissions, marketing and more

Purchase or Building Costs –stamp duty, removalist company, Internet connection, telephone, electricity and other utilities, the list here goes on.

Chat to Acura Developments to discuss more reasons why you should strongly consider a House extension over purchasing a new home.


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House Extensions: where do you start?

You must first ask yourself what is it that you want achieve out of your extension.

Start by pinpointing the main reasons behind wanting to undergo a House Extension, for some people it’s an extra bedroom others could be looking at making room for a new baby or it could be to create a recreation area, it is important to understand the functions you would like your new space to provide.

Start by asking yourself a few simple questions.
  • How much are you willing to spend to achieve your home extension goals?
  • Do you have any important engagements or events that may come up during the process and take you away or require the use of your home?
  • Will you need to move out while the Home Extension is being carried out?

Time to move forward

Working with a professional like Acura Developments will see the design for your Extension done right. Acura Developments will work with you closely to realize your design requirement while ensuring your design complies with all building codes. Acura Developments can help with an architect and the interior design of your new space.

Whether your House Extension is Modern or period a second story or a Rec room you will need to think about matching windows, doors, tiles, etc. to ensure you match to your existing home. Acura Development have a wealth of suppliers and can manufacture to match doors, windows and more.

With so many details to be covered, it is imperative that you carefully consider all your options including the size of your extension, obviously the larger the build the more time and money it takes.

Getting a Quote for your House Extensions.

It is important to not rush in and get quotes for your House extension before having all the details clearly laid out. Builders like Acura Developments require detailed building plans in order to provide you with an accurate quotation. If you rush in without all your information your quotation maybe inaccurate and in the long run end up costing you more time and money.

I am sure you can see that a House Extension can be challenging but dont forget it will also be very rewarding. By working together with a company like Acura Developments you are assured of an uncomplicated, cost effective house extension that meets with all your requirements

Contact Acura Developments today and discuss how we can help you with all the preparation through to the completion of your new House extension Brisbane and beyond.


Contact Acura Developments today to talk to us about your House Extensions

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COVID-19 and Acura Developments commitment to managing risk.

Even as Restriction are lifting Acura Developments are Managing the risks of exposure to COVID-19 for both our Client and our employees. We are stringently following all the advice and requirements outlined by Safe Work Australia Including but not limited to:

  • Physical distancing
  • Health checks and quarantine
  • Worker hygiene
  • Environmental cleaning

You can download the Building and construction industry: Minimising the risk of exposure to COVID-19 h or visit this link Safe Work Australia. A Business resource kit can also be downloaded here: Business resource kit – COVID-19 .

This is not business as usual.

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At Acura Developments, we pride ourselves in delivering superior workmanship, applying attention to detail and respecting the integrity of all our clients. Our excellent reputation and satisfied clients can attest to our professionalism, right from the initial planning stages to quality finishes.
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