Knock Down
rebuild sydney cost

Knocking down and rebuilding your home in Sydney can transform and modernise your ageing dwelling. For many houses built prior to the 1960’s a knock down rebuild is the most cost effective way to create a new home environment whilst staying in the familiar surroundings of your community. There are many reasons to consider a knock down rebuild in Sydney:

  • Your home is just not big enough for growing families of the 21st Century.
  • The layout and design does not give you the ability to entertain at home as you would like.
  • The number, size and functionality of many rooms is limited, including living areas, bedrooms, bathrooms and the kitchen.
  • The condition of your home is deteriorating quickly and the cost of ongoing repairs substantial.
  • Obtaining a large block in your area to build a new home is typically unattainable.
  • Moving to the outer suburbs of Sydney does not match your lifestyle needs.

A knock down rebuild in Sydney allows you to be creative in design and build a new home specific to your family. It will maximize the use of home space, floorplans and entertaining areas, be environmentally sustainable with energy efficiencies and have a latest in quality finishes.

It also gives you possibilities..two homes under one roof with a house and granny flat design. Perfect for older parents, children or a future income.

Knock Down Rebuild vs Renovation Cost

In many situations the knock down rebuild cost in Sydney is comparable or cheaper than renovating your current premises. Many older homes were built before Australian Standards were introduced and you must retrofit new standards to your old frameworks.

In doing a major home renovation or addition there is an element of discovery and the “unknown” with some issues only uncovered as the renovation proceeds. Unlike a renovation, a knock down rebuild has the advantage of more closely estimating the total cost. Some issues may be uncovered that effect the entire home such as:

  • Structural viability when removing walls
  • Quality and standard of the electrical wiring Quality and standard of plumbing
  • Existence of asbestos
  • Ongoing deterioration such as rising damp

Ansa Homes is well prepared to discuss any and all options available to you. We understand that you will want to be involved in the design of your new home. Our home designs will give you some ideas, but they can be adapted suit your needs


 

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