Are you a licensed builder?
Yes we are. We currently hold a low-rise builder's licence with QBCC (Queensland Building and Construction Commission).
I have never built a deck before - where do I start?
Building a deck for the average person can be daunting. Most people we speak to are not sure where to start. That's part of our service - we can help you right from the initial planning stage to the completion of the deck. We take the stress out of it for you and ensure you are in good hands.
Do I need council approval?
There are some decks that require council approval. It all depends on the size of the deck and the zone you are in. If approval is required you will need to get some plans drawn up. At Frampton Builders we can organise the right permits and drawn up plans (if required).
How long does it take to build a deck?
Each deck is different and there are many factors that determine the time it takes to build a deck. Some of these factors may include size of the deck, design, access to the site, weather, height of the deck etc. Once we have determined all these factors we are able to give you a time-line for your deck. generally it can take between 1.5 to 4 weeks.
How much does a deck cost?
There is no standard price for a deck as there are many factors contributing to the total cost . Variables can include such things as the total size of the deck, the design, height of the deck, the type of finish etc.
Do you have insurance against the works?
In Queensland all building work undertaken above the value of $3,300 must have home warranty insurance. The amount is included as part of your contract and is paid before work begins.
Do you just do decks?
We are licensed builders, we also specialise in and
Don't be afraid to ask if you need other work quoted for.
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