The Braven residence is a shed/house combination of an ‘Alpine shed’ design with a custom dwelling layout adjoined mid span, achieving the best of both worlds of great living and recreational storage.
The McNamara’s decided to subdivide their urban property, to provide an affordable family home suited to their growing family. End result was a functional and practical family home fit for the Southland seasons, consisting of 3 bedrooms, including a master bedroom, walk-in robe with ensuite, internal access garage, open plan living, and with fantastic thermal capture of the Southland’s sun from the earlier morning til late summer twilight hours.
Anderson Family Home
Living so close to the Pourakino River, the Anderson family loved the location of their home, but an expanding family meant they’d outgrown it. Building Solutions helped ensure their house could continue to serve their requirements with room additions and making that fantastic view from the master bedroom even better! The finished project has a concrete floor and timber-framed construction with both James Hardie Stria vertical cladding and JSC horizontal Cedar cladding systems.
Ravensdown Winton Office extension
When Roy Sloan wanted to expand the Winton Ravensdown Office by adding an expansion, he knew that it would be a challenge. Building Solutions faced the problem head-on and jumped straight into the design phase, providing a practical, convenient solution. This included an expanded office space, truck driver entrance for PPE and sign in/out purposes, and an increased staff meeting room for Roy and his team to plan out their daily tasks.
Soper Extension alteration
One of Building Solutions’ most challenging projects to date, the Soper family wanted to add an extension to their Riverton batch that was much less straightforward than it seemed at first glance. Their youngest son Kenny had a great design he wanted to be brought to life. This required some creative thinking, and Building Solutions was perfect for the task. A new, continuous concrete foundation and two-story timber-framed construction with roof truss tied the whole project together at the…
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas already had the design for their perfect house in mind and approached Building Solutions to help make it a reality. Because of the modest lot size, there were a few obstacles to overcome to make sure everything was built to code, but each was addressed and solved one at a time. The home includes a concrete floor and timber-framing with 70 series brick cladding, making for a gorgeous home perfectly suited for the Southland climate.