Residential Building and Construction Services

Residential Building and Construction Services

Our business is flexible and committed to all levels of the building industry and we support clients through the house building process. CEG is able to support and assist individuals, owner builders, investors, builders and developers through the residential construction cycle from feasibility through design and construction to completion.

Some of our services include concept estimating and design cost planning to develop and prepare budgets in preparation for construction. this may be used for cost control purposes but can also be used for finance or lending purposes if required.

We estimate construction costs for clients and this can be in preparation for a new build, a renovation or to establish historical costs for capital gains depending on client requirements. There are several formats for providing estimates including feasibiity, concept, elemental, first principles, unit rate and trade estimates. We can also provide independent third party estimate reviews and reports as clients should check builders estimates to ensure the quotes are fair and reasonable.

We administer building contracts and manage projects for our clients. Hiring a professional can help to avoid time related, cost related and quality related problems during the construction process, as these problems often end up with significant negative outcomes when not managed correctly.

We manage the tendering and procurement process for our clients for Contractor, Subcontractor and suppliers budgeting and contractual engagement. This includes advising on the best form of contract to use, preparing contract documents to ensure relevant information is included and negotiating commercial terms.

As quantity surveyors we manage costs and control budgets during construction to protect our clients financial investments. We offer a full range of residential building and construction services.

We advise our clients on practicality and provide value engineering reviews of building plans and proposed changes. We offer advice and support to manage construction delays and variations.

We review, analyse and assess and provide certification for builders or contractor's claims and payments. 

We advise our clients and report on construction risk identification and risk and opportunity management.

When projects approach completion it is very important to manage and indentify defective building work. We do this by preparing defect lists, managing defects rectification and preparing, advising and certifying project completion.

We have experience assisting insurance builders with site visits and preparation of insurance claim estimates and assessments and preparing builders reports for submission to insurance companies.

As licenced contractors by QBCC we provide a range of independent expert building reports, dilapidation and condition reports

Contact us for all Hervey Bay and Maryborough, Fraser Coast, Wide Bay, North Coast and Sunshine Coast Residential Building Services.