Reduce the stress of your first renovation with advice from a building expert

Written by

08 February 2024

 • 

4 min read

banner
From planning your budget to choosing your build team, SAS Builders Director Shaun Spillane shares his advice to help you on your renovation journey.
Kitchens are one of the most expensive rooms to renovate due to the number of trades involved.
Kitchens are one of the most expensive rooms to renovate due to the number of trades involved.
When looking for a builder, renovation experience is key. Always check for photos of previous renovation projects on the builder’s website or social media.
When looking for a builder, renovation experience is key. Always check for photos of previous renovation projects on the builder’s website or social media.
With contingency funds set aside, you’re protected in the case of unforseen circumstances.
With contingency funds set aside, you’re protected in the case of unforseen circumstances.
Shaun recommends bringing your builder, architect, and quantity surveyor onto the job at the same time to avoid unnecessary stress and miscommunication.
Shaun recommends bringing your builder, architect, and quantity surveyor onto the job at the same time to avoid unnecessary stress and miscommunication.