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17
May

Garage Conversion: 6 Critical Things to Think About

A garage conversion is an efficient way to add extra living space to your home. It maximizes the existing foundation, roof, electrical wiring, and walls, and if you have an attached garage, it already provides an entry point. The crucial aspect is seamlessly integrating the garage conversion with your current living area, ensuring it serves its purpose as a family

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20
Feb

Understanding the Approval Process for Home Renovations

Embarking on a home renovation journey in Queensland requires a thorough understanding of the laws, licensing requirements, approval processes, and other considerations specific to the region. As a licensed and reputable builder, Bishop Construction is well-equipped to guide homeowners through the intricacies of home renovations, ensuring compliance with Queensland’s building laws and standards. Laws and Licensing When undertaking residential building

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12
Dec

Top 5 Bathroom Renovation Trends for 2024: Insights from a Builder’s Perspective

Staying up to date with the latest trends is essential when it comes to designing and renovating bathrooms. Not only do these trends dictate what homeowners want and expect, but they can also provide inspiration and guidance for creating beautiful and functional spaces. Here are some of the top bathroom renovation trends for 2024, from a builder’s perspective. Earthy Tones

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22
Nov

Government Grant Info for New Homes & Granny Flat Builders

There is an exciting opportunity for Brisbane Homeowners interested in building or purchasing a new home or building a granny flat At Bishops Constructions are thrilled about the Queensland government’s decision to double the First Home Owner Grant to $30,000 for new builds, including granny flats. This is a significant boost for aspiring homeowners and a fantastic opportunity to turn

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23
Aug

To Raise or Not to Raise: Is Lifting Your Brisbane Home the Solution to Flooding?

Recent years have seen Brisbane grapple with its fair share of flooding challenges, prompting homeowners to think long and hard about the safety of their homes. With the introduction of the new Resilient Homes Fund Scheme, the question has never been more pressing: Is raising your house a sound decision? The government’s recent launch of the Resilient Homes Fund Scheme

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21
Jul

Transform Your Bathroom with Confidence: The Vital Role of Professional Builders in Brisbane

Bathroom renovations can be a daunting task, requiring careful planning, skilled craftsmanship, and attention to detail. As a seasoned builder in Brisbane,  I have witnessed numerous DIY projects gone awry and homeowners facing unnecessary expenses and frustrations. Engaging a professional builder for your bathroom renovation is not just an option; it is a crucial step towards ensuring a successful and

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30
Jun

Embrace the Queensland Lifestyle: How to Create Seamless Indoor-Outdoor Living in Your Home

Queensland’s beautiful climate and stunning natural surroundings make it an ideal place for embracing indoor-outdoor living. With its abundant sunshine and pleasant temperatures, Brisbane offers a unique opportunity to seamlessly blend the comfort of indoor spaces with the beauty of the outdoors. As a builder, I understand how creating indoor-outdoor living areas can enhance the overall functionality and appeal of

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31
May

Building Your Dream Home in Brisbane: 5 Key Considerations for a Successful Demolition and Rebuild

Demolishing and rebuilding your home is an exciting and transformative journey. As Brisbane based builder, I understand the significance of this decision and the importance of careful planning. I will share five key considerations from a builder’s perspective that can help you navigate the process of demolishing and rebuilding your home in Brisbane. Engage with an Experienced Builder: Choosing the

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28
Mar

5 Benefits of Adding an Extension to Your Brisbane Home for Maximum Space

Over the years, we have seen many homeowners in Brisbane struggle with the lack of space in their homes. Whether it’s a growing family or just the need for more living space, many homeowners are looking for ways to maximise their existing homes without the hassle of moving. This is where adding an extension to your Brisbane home comes in.

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28
Feb

Renovating or Rebuilding? Pros and Cons for Queensland Homeowners

As Queensland homeowners, we often find ourselves at a crossroads when it comes to upgrading or expanding our homes. The decision to renovate or knock down and rebuild can be a difficult one, and there are several factors to consider before making a final choice. We have put together some  pros and cons of each option to help you make

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