Smith & Sons Geelong are your local Renovation & Extension specialists. We pride ourselves in providing quality home Renovations & Extensions to help all of our clients achieve their dream home. Together with our highly skilled team of engineers, architects and design consultants, we possess the ability to make your design ideas your new reality!
With over 20 years’ experience in building we have developed relevant industry recognised qualifications, specifically using certified local trades when it comes to your project, ensuring that we deliver the best possible quality at all times.
We understand that renovating can be stressful and scary, so we are here to guide you through every step of the way and make the process an enjoyable experience for both you and your family! Striving to provide all clients with quality and excellence in customer service throughout the entire journey.
Smith & Sons Renovations & Extensions have been around since 2009. Going from a single office in QLD, to now spanning all across Australia and internationally in New Zealand and Canada, growing to be the team of builders we are today. Smith & Sons aare now Australia's leading home Renovation & Extension builders, transforming client's homes from a dream into their reality.
Smith & Sons Geelong are your local quailty builders and extension specialists. At present we service the areas of Geelong, Surfcoast & The Bellarine Peninsula. Our builder's knowledge and ability within the industry will allow you to have complete confidence that your project will run seamlessly from initial design to completion. We strive to turn every clients renovation ideas into their reality, with the use of quality trades and only the upmost craftsmanship.
Each client is made fully aware of all the details involved during each stage of their home transformation, including when each stage will be completed and who will be on site each day. Our builders work with you every step of the way, using their knowledge in the industry to advise and offer up suggestions to help create the home best suited to your needs and lifestyle. We understand the iportance of impeccable attention to every detail and will make sure you are left with nothing but a quality home makeover.
All of our works follow the Smith & Sons strict quality guidelines:
– All building works are undertaken by our highly skilled trades people.
– All building works meet current building regulations.
– All building works are covered by our warranty (Materials & Labour).
– All works adhere to 'best practice'.
Last but not least, we strive to give all our clients the best experience possible when it comes to their home renovation and/or extension.
We offer renovations and extensions to the whole of the Geelong area, this includes urban, rural and coastal areas, which surrounds the city.
Over two-thirds of the population live in the urban areas. Geelong is known as the ‘Gateway’ as it is centrally located between many other regional centers in Victoria and has positioned itself as one of the leading non-capital Australian cities. The Geelong region is recognized for it’s ideal lifestyle, is the home to fabulous schools, fulfilling careers & great housing options, with housing expanding rapidly across all areas.
At Smith & Sons Geelong we feel we are the lucky ones, being able to service the Geelong area. Surrounded by beaches and bays Geelong is rich in history with residential development dating back to the 1830’s. Our customers are passionate homeowners who choose to restore their homes to their original appeal, or expand on new developments. They have an emotional attachment to their home; love their neighborhood and the strong sense of community that surrounds them. Not to forget… we are the home to the Geelong Football Club the mighty Cats!
Smith & Sons Geelong is owned and run by our very own Mark Stewart, a qualified builder with over 20 years experience and knowledge from working in the building industry in and around Geelong and the Surfcoast area. The team at Smith & Sons Geelong all live locally and have worked locally for many years, which means they have a pretty good understanding of how to make your renovation dreams come true.
What We Do
At Smith & Sons Geelong, we proudly offer a comprehensive building service that encompasses the entire process, starting from the initial design phase and concluding with completion. Our streamlined and effective 3-step renovation process, namely Design, Plan, Construct (DPC), ensures a stress-free building experience that you will cherish.
Our unwavering commitment lies in delivering exceptional customer service, prioritising honesty, effective communication, and getting the job done right the first time. We strongly believe that keeping you informed at every stage is crucial to the success of your home renovation project. By providing regular updates, you can easily track the progress of each phase and have a clear understanding of expected timeframes.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Unit Renovations: Thinking of a renovation on your unit? We offer unit renovation services that are customised to your needs, preferences, and financial plan outcomes that amplify the potential of your unit.
What Is The DPC?
Are you considering a major home renovation? Smith & Sons Geelong 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.