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If you already own the land, you will have a pretty good idea of what you want. So before investing in getting your drawings professionally done, we would advise you to do some rough sketches with measurements, check all planning permits and workout where all your services and easements run. 607 more words


Do I need a Building Surveyor?

One of the first people you should contact when starting your project, is a building surveyor. The main reason is that you need one in order to get a building permit. 320 more words


New Startup Construct Tackles One Of Brazil's Most Inefficient Industries

Brazilian startup Construct is announcing a R$1 million angel round to bring real-time project management to Brazil’s famously inefficient construction industry.

Construct co-founders Drew Beaurline… 1,348 more words


Owner Builder Permits

Owner builder permits are a requirement for anyone wanting to take responsibility for the construction or renovation of a domestic dwelling on their own land who are not already in the building trade. 385 more words


What should you include in a contract?

s an owner-builder, you will probably be entering into several contracts with different tradespeople. A Project properly contracted from council to handover will eliminate pitfalls and unknowns and possible save you $1000’s and help to eliminate disputes with trades. 195 more words


The Race to Construct a Real-Life Version of the “Star Trek” Tricorder

A handful of nice fast prototyping costs pictures I located:

The Race to Build a True-Life Version of the “Star Trek” Tricorder

Image by genphyslab… 3,609 more words