Congratulations to all the winners and entrants of the 2015 Building Excellence Awards. The standard of entries this year was exceptional. Thank you also to all of our corporate partners for their invaluable support.
A complete list of winners can be viewed below.
|Metricon Homes Pty Ltd - Metro 32|
|Sponsored by Hanson|
Metricon Homes demonstrated excellent detailing and finishing throughout. An emphasis on maximising the tight site within development constraints, while delivering the level of construction technique and the use of materials demonstrated excellence across the board, particularly for the price point being delivered. A very professional attitude to all aspects of the construction process was observed.
|Metricon Homes Pty Ltd - Vantage 35|
|Sponsored by Sunday Mail|
Overall the judges were very impressed with the finish, attitude taken to their clients, the construction industry and the building profession in general. The detail in traditional stair construction and quality of materials used was also impressive. Metricon Homes overcame a tight site and implemented energy efficient and sustainable methods including the use of recycled material in construction. They delivered a fully featured home for the location...
|South Coast Constructions Pty Ltd - Hindmarsh Island|
|Sponsored by MBA SA Legal|
The construction of this Hampton style house on the marina at Hindmarsh Island is of the highest finished quality. The construction team skilfully addressed the brisk winds, marina encumbrances and marina soil erosion protection requirements. The installation of external windows took into account thermal efficiency and the need to add colonial features on the street front windows. The translucent “Danpalon”...
|Finesse Built - Brighton|
|Sponsored by Rylock Windows & Doors|
The team at Finesse Built is to be commended on this outstanding home. The attention to detail is second to none and the home includes a large variety of building materials and products that have been interestingly and cleverly combined to achieve a unique and appealing look. Given the range of materials and finishes in the home, which are not commonly used in residential dwellings,...
|Alan Sheppard Constructions Pty Ltd|
|Sponsored by Colorbond|
The skilled design and administrative team from conception, including selections, scheduling and final handover was flawless and resulted in a very quick build and completion well before the nominated date. The owner’s amazement glowed on their faces, knowing their choice of builder was a formidable master builder. Alan’s experience and expert trade’s people, provided flawless finishes and raised the bar on...
|Clairville Homes - Tranmere|
|Sponsored by Print Solutions|
The modern design, component selections, project scheduling and building supervision, through to the final handover was unimpaired enabling the home to be completed within the expected time frame. Clairville Homes' devoted and highly skilled trade’s created flawless finishes with phenomenal attention to detail. The judges position Clairville Homes as a Vogue Home Builder with resources to match, raising the bar on absolute details, in accordance...
|Rivergum Homes - Medindie|
|Sponsored by Sunday Mail|
When entering the house it was obvious Rivergum Homes had reached the pinnacle of top end builders, forging a place as a senior master-builder. The owners’ formidable taste of world class finishes resulted in an outstanding level of luxury. Rivergum Home's dependable and accomplished trade’s demonstrated faultless qualities and their attention to detail was undoubtablly a highlight that could not be faulted. The...
|Thorne Constructions - Mile End|
|Sponsored by CITB|
This attractive cedar and double glazed back end addition is a credit to the builder, Thorne Constructions, carrying out very detailed plans of the architect / owner to the letter. The client / builder relationship was excellent despite the location posing many difficulties in terms of working around an existing cellar with extremely limited site access. The job came in on budget and was finished in only 4 months when 6 months had...
|Scott Salisbury Homes - Highgate|
|Sponsored by Master Builders SA|
Scott Salisbury Homes created a high quality renovation and upstairs addition following the very specific brief of the owners to maintain the look and feel of their 1920’s sandstone bungalow. The builder provided a lovely open and modern space, incorporating a feature staircase that is a highlight of the design. The renovation delivered value for money with quality construction achieved in a very timely 20 weeks...
|Urban Habitats - Evandale|
|Sponsored by SA Builder Magazine|
Urban Habitats did an exceptional job in modernising this 1920’s sandstone villa by adding a substantial modern extension to the rear of the existing home. It includes an ultra modern bathroom, kitchen, dining and living areas, all bathed in an abundance of natural light. Special features include a polished concrete floor providing a durable but casual look and warmth created by the use of beautiful recycled...
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