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By The Premier Newcastle Construction Company
*Selecting the right builder: an essential guide

*Selecting the right builder: an essential guide

A quality builder will be with you every step of the way Horror building stories do exist and they are all too common. So where do you start in ensuring that you don't find yourself wondering what you have gotten yourself into or worse still involved in a building...

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*Want the perfect outdoor living space?

*Want the perfect outdoor living space?

A new outdoor living space is the perfect addition for summer   We all need some time out and what better way to relax on a warm summer evening than in a custom designed outdoor living area. Planning the perfect outdoor space to suit your needs and budget is made easy...

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*Building in a Bushfire area

*Building in a Bushfire area

Let us demystify your bushfire construction requirements Living within the a beautiful green corridor that is Lake Macquarie and Newcastle means that you likely are dealing with having a Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) attached to your new construction. If you...

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*A New Home Extension? Now is the time

*A New Home Extension? Now is the time

Home Improvement & Your Lifestyle With interest rates at a record low there has never been a better time to start that home extension Don't spend a moment longer in a house that no longer suits your needs. You might have a clear picture about what you want or...

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*Should I renovate or move on?

The simple answer is that there is no simple answer because it will depend on many personal factors, the most relevant being the stage of your life you are about to enter. The need for more room, the desire to make better use of your space, or simply to modernise are...

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As Appeared In The Hunter Lifestyle Magazine

As Appeared In The Hunter Lifestyle Magazine

Recently one of G and C Building newly completed renovations was featured in The Hunter Lifestyle Magazine.  This urban block was transformed into an oasis which creates an unforgettable first impression. The owners of a newly completed home at Lake Macquarie wanted...

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long has your Newcastle construction company been in the building and construction business?

G & C Building was incorporated in 1994 being 21 years serving the Hunter with all facets of building.

Prior to this Guy was employed as a foreman for several major construction companies. Our experience and longevity in the industry is your guarantee of quality.

Can I get a free quote and what do I need to provide?

We offer free quotes to our prospective clients and the more information and detail you have the more accurate the quote we can provide.

Do I need to have plans or can you do that for me too?

If you already have plans we can provide an accurate quote. If you do not have plans we can provide an estimation subject to receiving plans. Depending on your needs and budget we have several architects and draftsman that we work closely whose services we can recommend.

How long will it take to finish my job?

Every project is different and has different challenges. There is no benefit to us in delaying or dragging out your project. Our aim is to complete your works efficiently, effectively and with a minimum disruption to your lifestyle.

What if I want to change something during construction?

We will work with you to achieve your desired outcome! Some changes can be straightforward, others require amended plans and approvals. Either way, we can deal with this and will ensure that changes are cost effective, appropriately documented and approved before proceeding.

Can I do work myself to save costs?

Almost all building work must be completed by a licenced tradesman however we can tailor our contracts to suit your budget and discuss you undertaking works not requiring a licence.