Symcorp Building Services are a team licensed builders and renovators who specialise in fabulous additions, extensions and renovations for customers throughout the Gold Coast and Tweed Heads. In fact any renovation or building project you bring us for your home or office we can do, and do it extremely well, on time and on budget!
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We know your home represents one of your biggest financial investments—and a deeply personal investment as well. It is your safe haven for raising a family, entertaining friends and recharging after a long day. This is your home—and at Symcorp, we believe you deserve one that fully reflects your needs and tastes while making you feel good about the investment you’ve made.
When you entrust us with a residential renovations project, we take that responsibility personally, too. We’re honored to handle any project you can dream of, from single-room renovations to full-home overhauls or home repairs. And we’ll work with you every step of the way to make sure the project fits your timeline, budget, and high standards for quality workmanship—from drafting plans to executing them flawlessly, staying in constant communication to make sure you’re satisfied with our progress and the final results.
We are considered a one-stop-shop for all building services that you might need over time. We organise the plumbers, the carpenters, and the painters for the job and you continue to let us know what the next goal is and how we are doing. We even handle complex project management, to ensure that all of the jobs are completed on time and meet our high quality standards and your expectations.
A few of our most popular requests for home renovations include:
Whether you’re adding a new bathroom or renovating one, a remodelled bathroom is a great way to add value to your home. Homeowners today want much more out of bathrooms than they did in the past. Especially in the master suite, homeowners are looking for an almost spa-like experience, with beautiful tiling, interesting fixtures, larger baths and spas and showers and more. There are so many more options available on the market than ever before—at a wide range of price points—so there’s never been a better time to hire Symcorp, the “bathrooms renovations Gold Coast” expert, to renovate one or more of your bathrooms.
We offer a 10 year guarantee on all our water proofing work.
Waterproofing generally lasts around 10 years but house movements can cause fibreglass showers to crack. Over time water seeps into your walls, other rooms and through to the sub-floor. When that happens it’s time for a bathroom renovation!
What happens is that the timber under your tiles and waterproofing layers starts to rot and will need to be ripped out and replaced. The presence of moisture in your walls and floors is a beacon for termites and unless your home has a termite protection system in place you could be in for extensive and costly repairs. Termites might be small but the can wreak massive havoc on homes, particularly here in South East Queensland where 1 in 3 homes will suffer from termite attack and damage.
And, if you get your home protected from termite attack you get a guarantee on that as well. Note: we are not in the business of pest control but we can recommend a reliable termite professional for you to use.
Should your renovation plans call for relocation of your wet areas, that’s not a problem for us. Want to put in a spa bath where your shower is now and then move the shower? Just ask.
Top Bathroom Renovation Trends
Regardless of the size of your budget, you’ll be amazed to discover the possibilities in style, materials and features available today for today’s bathroom.
Here are a few of the biggest trends we’re seeing:
Sinks. If your bathroom still has a basic porcelain or ceramic top-mount sink, replacing it is one way to give your bathroom a new, more sophisticated look.
That’s not to say top-mount sinks—the kind with a lip that extends over the counter-top—don’t have advantages, including a lower installation cost. On the other hand, for a sleeker style, under-mount sinks are fast growing in popularity. And if you plan to put your house on the market sooner or later, it’s a small investment for a more up-to-date look.
Other options include pedestal sinks, perfect when space is limited, and the “vessel” sink—an avant-garde look in which the sink sits directly on top of the counter-top, like a bowl. Vessel sinks come in just about any material you can think of that holds water, including ceramic, stainless steel, glass and stone.
Counter-tops. Laminate used to be the standard, and it still has its fans. Laminate counter-tops available today are a lot better looking than they used to be, with many designed to mimic natural stone.
But if your budget is tight, there are other inexpensive options that look and feel richer while creating a more up-to-date style. Tile counter-tops, while nothing new, have a clean, classic look and are easy to install. Meanwhile, “solid surfacing” is a man-made product that can mimic almost any stone, with the same sleek feel. It’s also stain and bacteria/mould resistant.
On the higher end are natural stones like granite and marble, while quartz counter tops cost a bit less and provide one of the most durable surfaces on the market. And for a more adventurous look, concrete and stainless steel are gaining in popularity.
Bathtubs and showers. When space is a factor, tub/shower combinations are the standard—but there is still great variation in the look you can create. Some homeowners choose a stand-alone bathtub and simply add a shower nozzle, provided you have a curtain or glass panel(s) to keep the water in. Others prefer the shower head installed in the wall, but you can still create a unique look by installing a single glass panel for the shower end of the tub, leaving the rest open to create a more expansive feel.
If you have space for a separate stand-alone shower—or choose a shower in lieu of a bathtub—full-glass enclosures are all the rage, while others opt for a built-in shower accented with a frame-less or semi-frame-less shower screen.
With so many options available and decisions to make, it helps to have a contractor who will take the time to answer any questions you have. We have built and remodeled a wide variety of bathrooms at all price ranges and can help you sort out the choices to create the bathroom of your dreams.
Homeowners regularly tell us that their beautifully renovated and remodelled kitchen makes the whole house feel new. As with bathrooms, there are so many more options available in terms of benchtops, fixtures and cutting-edge amenities for the kitchen than ever before—so whether you want to update a little or a lot, we’d love to help you build the kitchen of your dreams.
Aside from updating/replacing cabinets, benchtops, paint colors and other aesthetic details, trends also include knocking out walls to create wide-open spaces between the kitchen and dining or family room. Homeowners are embracing the notion of a kitchen that truly is the heart of the home. Whether you’re a serious cook or more of a take-out aficionado, the kitchen often sets the tone for the whole house.
At the same time, we understand that kitchen renovation represents not only an investment of money but time, and we know that temporarily losing your kitchen to renovation work is a major inconvenience. That’s why our project management is second to none in making sure the work gets done efficiently and always on schedule in order to get you back in your fabulous new kitchen as soon as possible.
Are You On A Budget? Consider Kitchen Cupboard Re-Facing
For approximately two thirds of the price of a complete kitchen re-fit, we can give your kitchen a face-lift by simply replacing the bench tops, doors and front panels. Your kitchen will look brand new and, if you’re considering putting your home on the market this is a cost effective option that will improve the value of your home to potential buyers.
When you have changes in your family or lifestyle, you may find that your home isn’t meeting your existing needs like it used to. Maybe you have a new baby and need extra space. Or maybe it’s the opposite—the kids have left the house, and now you want fewer bedrooms but more space for entertaining friends.
The home renovations we perform range from room-to-room renovations to re-configuring entire floor plans or adding a new story. Some clients buy homes because they like the lot and neighborhood but know from the outset the home itself does not fit their needs, requiring a complete overhaul. Others have lived in their home for years and simply want to give it a new, updated look and improved functionality. Whatever the reason, we’ll help you figure out what’s feasible, draft plans, create a timetable, and execute the precise home renovation you want and need.
A request we frequently get, particularly from property investors, is for a bathroom and a kitchen renovation combination. Updating these two rooms at the same time can often be profitable for the investor. We love doing these two rooms together and we love the extra challenges it brings with coordinating tradies and materials.
Deck Builders (and Pergolas and Patios!)
Today’s homeowners are going beyond the walls of their home to create outdoor living spaces for relaxation, entertaining and enjoying the open air. Adding decks and/or pergolas—or renovating the outdoor spaces you already have—is a great way to do that. While requests range from the simple to the elaborate, new outdoor decking and additions including pergolas, benches and other built-ins often have the added advantage of opening up your living space for far less expense than adding interior rooms. That makes it a great value for improving a home for your own enjoyment as well as resale.
We have a lot of experience in helping clients find creative ways to use these outdoor spaces. Many homeowners are adding or expanding decks to create outdoor connections between different rooms or areas of the home, while others are setting them farther out to create new spaces that become private escapes from the home proper—a great place to host an intimate dinner or just to enjoy a nap or read a good book. Along with helping to draft a plan, we will also help educate you from the outset about the pros and cons of different decking materials available and what might work best for your intended use and the budget you have in mind.
Pergolas, too, are a huge trend, and the sky’s the limit. They are design features that can completely change and enhance the feel of a new or existing outdoor space—from clean and modern to rustic and cozy. Depending on how you want to use the space, you can have as much sunlight or shade as you desire. We always encourage homeowners who are interested in adding pergolas to browse magazines or the Internet—they’re always inspired by the many ideas they find, and no matter what you’re looking for, we can make it happen.
Symcorp Can Handle Any Renovation Project Big or Small – Anywhere on the Gold Coast!
Call Us For A Quote On 1300 796 267
You care about your home—and so do we. That’s why we made it our mission to create a full-service company that can handle residential renovations of all kinds and provide a one-stop shop for our clients no matter what their needs, while our comprehensive construction services help save you money and time by dealing with just one expert source. Please call us today to discuss your needs, ideas and dreams for your home. We look forward to working with you!
We respect your time and your property and that’s why our home renovations are completed quickly and without any mess left behind. We are so fast that we can strip out your old bathroom or kitchen and have a brand new, beautiful space within a week. We control all the contractors from the first stages until the last and ensure that everything meets and remains up to standard.
Planning Is Critical
All home renovations whether for a bathroom, kitchen or in fact any part of the home, start with a good plan.
We can help you draft that plan and then work with our project management services to break that plan down into a set of achievable goals on a realistic schedule. We’ll help you turn your dream home into a blueprint, which we’ll then turn into a plan for the future. Working with our building services is guaranteed to save you time and money, without sacrificing any quality along the way.
Commercial renovations are equally important. Whether you need to increase the space in your warehouse, add a new floor, or you’ve got an entirely new building to build from scratch, there’s nothing we can’t help you get done. Our team has experience working with business throughout the country and we always guarantee complete satisfaction with all of the jobs that we perform.
We offer a variety of renovation services such as;
- Total home renovations, inside and out
- Kitchen renovations
- Bathroom renovations
- Exterior painting jobs
- Window and door repairs and replacement
- Patios, decks and pergolas – construction and repairs
- Garden features such as gazebos and pond features
- Footpath and stairs construction Tree removal
- A Man Cave for your man?
- Fence painting
- Termite damage repairs
- Got a project of any kind? Just ask us!
Whatever needs renovating around the home or business leave it to Symcorp. We assisted hundreds of householders with their home renovations and we’re eager to get started on your project too. Just pick up the phone and talk to one of our friendly staff member about your special project. Call us now 1300 796 267
Note: We use genuine Australian made products as a rule unless the client requests otherwise.
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