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    Here’s What Our Customers Say… We were lucky enough to have Compare the Builder work with the design of our forever dream home to suit our family perfectly. We are a blended family with 8 children and were looking for a house to suit our family needs and within our…

  • How to use Compare the Builder?

    With Compare the Builder, it has never been simpler to achieve a high quality home build or renovation. Our unique consultation process provides you with clear direction and a path when you want to build a home to live in or for an investment, or for extension or renovation projects.…

  • What’s the difference between Pre-panned and or Un-planned charges?

    The difference between pre-planned and unplanned charges typically lies in the predictability and scope of the costs involved. Pre-planned charges are those that are anticipated and included in the initial plan or quote. They encompass known expenses for specified services, materials, and labor, offering a clear breakdown of costs. On…

  • Can I switch Engineer providers?

    Certainly! On our platform, users have the flexibility to choose and switch between different engineer providers for their house rebuilding project. We understand that preferences may change or new information might arise during the planning phase. Users can explore various engineer providers and transition to a different one before finalizing…

  • What are the benefits of Comparing your quote through Compare the Builder?

    Comparing building quotes through Compare the Builder offers many advantages, such as: Consistency in services and inclusions, ensuring that all the quotes you receive from prospective builders are fair, consistent and that they all quote on the same scope of work. This means it is easier to compare the quotes…

  • We don’t have a plan…Can Compare the Builder help?

    Contact us at Compare the Builder if you are just starting to explore your plan options for a renovation or to build your new home. Yes, definitely visit housing developments to see what type of house you like and to price the cost of building to their plan and the…

  • What is the significance of building plans?

    Building plans are crucial for building your new home or even for a renovation. They are a blueprint for the builder to get everything right and they save you time and money throughout the build. Here are some reasons why you need building plans: Useful for obtaining a building permit…

  • What’s the average Plan Costing?

    The average costing of plans for rebuilding old houses can vary significantly based on factors such as the scope of work, materials used, size of the house, and additional services included. Typically, our platform provides a range of quotes for users to compare, allowing them to see a spectrum of…

  • What’s the best plan available?

    When it comes to determining the “best” plan for rebuilding your old house, it’s subjective and highly dependent on your specific needs and preferences. The best plan is one that aligns with your budget, offers comprehensive services, is backed by a reputable contractor, fits your timeline, and resonates with your…

  • What to consider when comparing plans?

    When comparing plans for rebuilding your old house, consider a few crucial aspects. Look at the services provided – ensure they cover all necessary elements. Check the contractor’s reputation and past work for quality assurance. Review the cost breakdown to align with your budget and understand payment schedules. Understand the…

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