What Is A Builder?

This is a question I never get asked. All the same, I thought it would be good to share some industry background with you.   A builder is a project manager bringing together hundreds of activities and materials together on a strict timeline and budget. Project Management is extremely difficult without the correct tools which is why…

PC vs PS

If you are not clear on any of the terminolgy we use in the industry, please do not be afraid to ask. Learning as you build is a fun process and we are certainly keen to share our knowledge with you.    Let’s start with PC’s (Prime Cost Item) and PS’s (Provisional Sum’s). Now, don’t…

Plans & Copyright

We often get asked about copyright when it comes to producing plans. Floor plans and building designs are available everywhere but using these designs without the owner’s permission can lead to serious legal problems. The Copyright Act of 1968 states designs cannot be copied or used in any way without the owner’s consent. Material that…