Choosing a Building Design Professional in Sydney

Home design is one of the most important elements in the construction of a new home. Most homeowners would agree that creating a design for a new home can be both rewarding and stressful. That’s where building designers can help. You may already have several design ideas for your home, but the execution should be entrusted to skilled professionals who specialise in the design of custom homes in Sydney.


How to choose a building designer for your Sydney home?

Picking out a designer is an undeniably important decision that you need to make before the start of a construction project. The building designer that you decide to work with, as well as the decisions that you make along the way, will clearly reflect the outcome of your home and the overall cost of building your dream house.


Why should house design be handled by professional building designers?

House design is a complex endeavour as it includes several procedures. Building custom designed homes is not only limited to drawings and drafts, but also involves  an outstanding amount of documentation just in the securing of approvals and liaison with multiple consultants.


New houses, homes and building design services in Sydney from a reputable company includes, but are not limited to the following:

  • Guiding homeowners and developers through the design process
  • Helping homeowners in choosing the best consultants to work with
  • Assist in the application and submission of development approvals 
  • Make the necessary arrangements and prepare documentation needed by your council or certifier

How to choose a professional Building Designer in Sydney?

It’s best to do your own research for a home designer based in Sydney. Ask family and friends who may know home designers or may have obtained their services recently. Precision Planning offers a free initial consultation. When choosing a design professional, you need to consider the following factors:

  • Budget
  • Your brief (what do you want to do?)
  • Identify all elements that are important for your home such as:
    • Materials used
    • Heating and air conditioning needs
    • Sunlight and ventilation
    • Sustainability features (usually undertaken under the BASIX Assessment)
    • Functionality and versatility of your home
    • Privacy and ventilation features


Precision Planning are a boutique building design company with experienced, skilled and competent home design professionals in Sydney. Click here to view our other services or call us on 02 8937 3199 to request a fee proposal.