Welcome to Smith & Sons Ballarat, a team of experienced builders committed to helping you turn your dream home into a reality. As renovation builders based in Ballarat, we have the expertise to guide our clients successfully and safely through the renovation process, delivering stunning outcomes every time.
Our team at Smith & Sons Ballarat is led by the talented and passionate partnership of Licensed Builders, Ben Beasley and Rhys James. Both are local residents, born and bred in the area, and they bring with them a wealth of enthusiasm and drive. Our committed and high-achieving team of employees and subcontractors complement their skills and expertise.
Whether you are looking for a refurbishment, a complete renovation, an upgrade to your kitchen or bathroom, an extension, a deck/pergola, or a knock down rebuild, Smith & Sons Ballarat has got you covered. We are dedicated to delivering the best possible results for our clients, no matter what their vision may be.
Smith & Sons Renovations & Extensions have been in the industry since 2009, starting as a single office in QLD and growing to span across Australia, as well as internationally in New Zealand and Canada. Today, we are Australia’s leading home renovation and extension builders, transforming clients’ dreams into reality.
Smith & Sons Ballarat is proud to be a part of this growth. Our team, led by qualified builders Ben Beasley and Rhys James, boasts a combined 30 years of experience in the building industry. Both Ben and Rhys have a passion for bringing clients’ visions to life and have assembled a fantastic team of employees who share their work ethics and commitment to high-quality workmanship. Along with our talented and qualified sub-contractors, we create beautiful and luxurious homes that exceed our clients’ expectations.
At Smith & Sons Ballarat, we are committed to turning your dream home into a reality. Working tirelessly with our sub-contractors, we strive to unlock the full potential of every house we work on. With a clear vision and hard work, we create high-quality, bespoke homes that reflect our passion and expertise.
Emerging Leader Award VIC 2020
Best Construction Team Award VIC/TAS 2020
Franchisee of the Year VIC/TAS 2021
Best Construction Team Award VIC/TAS 2022
Social Media Award 2022
International Best Business Award 2022
Featured in Home Design Magazine
Licence: CDB-U 65686
At Smith & Sons Ballarat, we specialise in providing high-quality home renovations and extensions to Ballarat and the Greater Ballarat region. Ben and Rhys have both been lifelong residents of the area and take great pride in their extensive knowledge of the region. As a result, they are well-versed in all council rules and procedures, ensuring that your home renovation and/or extension project is a simple and hassle-free process.
We offer a wide range of home renovation and extension services, from internal renovations to extensions and second-story additions. Our team will work with you from the initial concept through to completion, ensuring that your project is executed to the highest standard.
If you’re located in the Ballarat or Greater Ballarat region, please don’t hesitate to contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards realising your dream home.
What We Do
At Smith & Sons Ballarat, we offer a comprehensive building service that covers every stage of your project, from initial design to completion. Our unique yet straightforward three-step renovation process – Design, Plan, Construct – allows us to take the uncertainty and stress out of building, providing you with an enjoyable experience that you’ll cherish.
We provide exceptional customer service, and we value honesty, communication, and getting the job done right the first time. We believe that keeping you informed every step of the way is crucial to the success of your project. Our goal is to make the process as easy and effortless as possible for our clients while still ensuring that they feel involved.
Home Extensions: A home extension is a great way to add space and value to your home without having to go through the stress and expense of moving house. It involves expanding your home by building additional rooms or extending existing ones. Home extensions can range from the edition of a single room to a more complex project, such as adding a second storey. With the help of our professional builders, we can create a custom design that meets your needs and reflects your personal style, all while enhancing the functionality and value of your home.
Second Storey Additions: A second storey addition is a popular way to add extra living space to your home. It involves adding a new level on top of your existing home, creating additional bedrooms, bathrooms, or living areas. If you love where you live, a second storey addition is a great solution for your family that has outgrown their current lowset home. It can also be a cost-effective alternative to moving to a larger home in a more expensive area. With our help, you can design a custom second storey addition that complements your existing home and meets your specific requirements and budget.
Home Makeover Projects: Our expert team specialise in complete home makeovers that transform your home into a beautiful and functional living space. From small-scale renovations to complete interior and exterior overhauls, we can help you achieve your home renovation dreams. Our team of skilled professionals will work with you to create a custom design that meets your needs and style.
Kitchens: We believe that your kitchen is the heart of every home. A kitchen renovation can range from a simple update with new cabinetry, benchtops and fixtures through to a complete redesign that completely transforms the space.
Bathroom and Laundries: Dreamt of a bath to relax in after a long day at work? One of our most popular renovation projects, let us help you create a bathroom or laundry renovation that’s functional and refreshing.
Granny Flats and Garage Conversions: A cost effective and great renovation solution to add value and space to your home without the expenses of moving.
Garages: Looking to transform your garage into a functional, yet stylish space for your vehicles or add storage, workspace, or even a man cave? We can help you maximise your garage space.
Decks and Outdoor Extensions: The outdoor space is an extension of your home. We specialise in creating custom outdoor decks and extensions that help you maximize your outdoor living space and enhance your outdoor lifestyle.
Knock-Down Rebuilds: Our experienced team will work with you to design a custom home that reflects your unique style, requirements, and budget. From obtaining council approvals to final inspections, we’ll manage every step of the process to ensure that your new home is safe, efficient, and completed on time.
Commercial: We offer a range of commercial construction services that help businesses achieve their goals. From small office renovations to large commercial builds, we have the expertise to deliver high-quality results.
Unit Renovations: Thinking of a renovation on your unit or apartment? We offer unit renovation services that are customised to your needs, preferences, and financial plan outcomes that amplify the potential of your unit.
Re-Cladding: Update and improve the exterior of your home with confidence. You can trust us to deliver a re-cladding result that not only looks great but also protects your home from the elements.
What Is The DPC?
Are you considering a major home renovation? Smith & Sons Ballarat offer a unique DPC process that can help you achieve your goals. DPC stands for Design, Plan and Construct, it is a thorough three-step process that has been developed by Smith & Sons specifically for large-scale home renovation projects. With DPC, our team works closely with you throughout each phase, from design, planning and construction, ensuring a seamless and collaborative experience along the entire journey. More details on each component below.
The design phase marks the beginning of your home transformation. It’s where our builders will first connect with you to discuss the changes you would like to make. Regardless of whether you have a few ideas in mind or are starting from scratch with no idea where to start, our experienced team is here to guide you. Drawing on years of building experience, we work together with you to create a custom design that caters to your specific needs, lifestyle, budget, and timelines. As design and build specialists, we don’t require any prior plans before our initial meeting. During this stage, we’ll provide you with expert advice on the range of options available to achieve your dream home. If you’re considering a home renovation all you need to do is contact us and we’ll take care of the rest.
After collaborating with our builders and finalising your design in the design stage, we move on to stage two – planning your home transformation! Our planning stage includes obtaining all required permits and ensuring compliance with local regulations to prevent any unexpected issues during the construction phase to ensure a smooth renovation process. After all the details have been taken care of, we move on to the most exciting part of the process, where construction finally begins!
Get ready to say goodbye to the old and welcome to the new! Our builders are here to make your dream home a reality. We understand that home renovations can be stressful, and during this phase communication is paramount. We will keep you informed every step of the way, and our builders are always available to answer your questions. Once construction is complete, it’s time for the most rewarding part of the journey – handover. Our builders will guide you through the changes made and provide you with any other relevant information. It’s time to sit back, relax, and enjoy your brand-new renovated home! With our team of experts by your side, building your renovation dreams has never been easier.