Housing

House Resources in Australia

Housing is an important investment that many of us make. Whether you are looking to buy a house, renovate your current home or build from scratch, it's important to understand the process and what factors can affect the cost of a house

We've put together some housing build guides for Australia to help you understand how much a new house will cost in your area - whether this be Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane - then share more detailed insights into various building types including brick veneer houses, concrete frame homes and modular homes. Along with our helpful infographic on what affects the price of a home - such as location, number of bedrooms and type of construction.

We also have a dedicated guide for builders and architects to help you understand the various stages of building. Look at our home plans section where we've put together a range of plan styles with variations in house layouts across different price points.

Some common questions for builders in Australia include how much does it cost to build a house? What is the process of building a house? How long does it take to build a house? How much does it cost to build a brick veneer house? How do I find a builder? These are all questions we've answered on this site to guide your way through the process of building or renovating your home.

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Cost to Build a 4 Bedroom House in Australia

To build a house in Australia, the cost may range from $230,000 to $1.2 million AUD (Australian Dollars). Read more…

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CoSips Panels Per m2

Cost per square meter for SIP panels and conventional construction. SIPs are more expensive upfront. Read more…

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House Extension Costs

What you need to know, before you get too far into the process is how much square footage you are adding to your property. Read more…

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What is Underpinning?

Underpinning is a process in which an additional structural support system is added to the foundation of a building. This generally refers to adding a new foundation, however, underpinning can also refer to strengthening an existing foundation’s support system. Read everything about it!

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Brick Veneer vs Double Brick

As with anything, there are two sides to every story. So what’s the difference between a block veneer and solid masonry construction? Here at Specifier, you can read everything about it.

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Restumping (Ultimate Guide + Types)

So, your house needs restumping? Restumping is the process of pulling down your old house stumps and rebuilding using new materials. Read more…

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Adding a Room to a House Average Cost Australia

We did the research about extending your home. Stay with us and find about the costs and advantages of extending your home.

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House Extension Costs

There are a lot of types of house extensions that are common in Australia. Here we write about the types, prices, and advantages of home extensions.

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Attic Conversion

Do you have an attic in your house? You do not use it and you want to convert it? At Specifier you can read is it worth the price you will pay.

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Loft Conversion

If you want to turn your loft into a living space, here you will find some useful tips on how to do it as well as the cost in Australia.

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Washing Machine Size

A washing machine is an appliance that every modern home owns. Different types of washing machines and their standard dimensions

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Dining Table Size

Dining table size is usually determined by how many people it can accommodate. Here at Specifier, you can read about different sizes and standard dining tables.

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What is Double Brick?

Double brick homes in Australia and is a good option to build a double brick house. Specifier explains the differences between double brick vs common brick houses.

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What is Brick Veneer?

Brick veneer vs brick and double brick. What are the pros and cons of brick veneer and is it cheaper? Read about it.

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Master Bedroom Size

How big are rooms in a typical house in Australia. Everything about the average sizes of rooms in a family home in Australia.

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