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Why Building Designers are the Better Choice for Your Building Project

Building designers are more often than not highly educated design professionals who are well versed and trained in the principles of design and construction. Our design team, as an example, have a deep understanding of modern house designs and are able to create functional and aesthetically pleasing spaces that meet the needs and budget of home owners. Feedback we often recieve is that some architects may be more focused on aesthetics and less attuned to the practicalities of building, whilst building designers are able to balance form and function to create practical and cost-effective designs that meet the specific needs and desires of their clients. They are also skilled at working within the constraints of a home owner’s budget, and are able to provide valuable guidance and support throughout the building process. Whether you are looking to build a new home in Brisbane or renovate an existing one, a building designer can help you create a modern, functional, and cost-effective design that meets your needs and budget.

As mentioned above, there are several reasons why a Brisbane home owner may choose to work with a building designer rather than an architect:

Costs: Building designers are typically more affordable than architects which means that a home owner can save money on design fees while still getting professional guidance on their project, and put a little extra budgget into your home (maybe an outdoor spa?).

Personalised attention: Building designers are often more hands-on and accessible than architects, as they typically work on a smaller number of projects at a time. This allows designers to give more personalised attention to their clients and address their specific needs and preferences.

Practicality: Building designers can often have more practical experience than architects and are familiar with the realities of building here in Queensland. This means they may be better equipped to identify potential issues and come up with solutions that are both aesthetically pleasing and feasible from a construction standpoint.

Collaboration with builders: Building designers are often more attuned to the needs of builders, do not over managhe projects, and can work collaboratively with them to ensure that the design is both aesthetically pleasing and practical from a construction standpoint. This can help avoid ego driven conflicts and delays during the building process.

Working with a building designer is a great way to ensure that your building project is a success. They will listen carefully to your needs and desires, and work with you to develop a design that meets your goals and budget. They will also offer practical solutions to any challenges that may arise, and work collaboratively with a builder to ensure that your project is completed on time and within budget. Whether you are looking to build a new home or renovate an existing one, a building designer can help you achieve a great result that meets your needs and budget. So if you want a professional who will listen to your needs, consider your budget, offer practical solutions, and partner with a builder to achieve a great result, reach out to the team at Live Best to discuss your next project in detail.


Welcome to Live Best, we believe that good design is a collaborative effort. This begins with a clear understanding of our clients and their individual ways of living