Residential Design

How to use open plan design in your renovation

February 14, 2018

So you have a ‘character’ home. It’s designed in the traditional style of the era, with lots of separate rooms.  That worked well with the larger blocks of yesteryear, but with smaller land sizes now being very common, most home renovations or house building designs are created around an open floor plan. But how do you know whether […]

Choosing the PERFECT block of land for your new house

December 19, 2017

It’s the end of 2017 and next year, your plan is to build a brand new house. Your dream house. The first step for that plan to come to fruition is to find the right block of land, in the right area. Our clients are often asking about how to decide if a particular block […]

Moving into your new home? Here’s 6 tips to make it as stress-free as possible!

November 25, 2017

You’ve recently sold your home and now you’re ready to get moving. There are some important things that you need to remember when you move, such as changing utilities and making sure your new home is ready to live in. To help you out on your big move, we’ve written a list of helpful instructions […]

How Colour Influences Our Mood in Building Design

November 10, 2017

Many people don’t think about colour when it comes to building design. However, it’s something that will affect you every day once your project has been completed. Depending on age, gender, ethnic background and climate, the colours of an interior can dramatically affect our mood. Some colours promote productivity, energy and happiness, while others evoke […]

Building Your Dream Home: What You Need to Know Before You Build

August 23, 2017

It’s time to move, so you’re looking at houses. Every weekend. You are driving relentlessly between open homes weekend after weekend, and honestly, its getting beyond boring. Nothing is exactly what you want, so you have eventually come to the conclusion that building your dream home will be the best way to go, and then you […]

Can’t choose your colours? Just choose one – go monochrome!

April 25, 2017

Choosing your interior design colour palette It’s the starting point for your interior design project. Maybe you have a new house build underway, or a home renovation and it’s time to bring it all together with the interior design. Well, why choose a range of colours, when you can choose just one? It makes the […]

7 ways to choose the right answer – renovate, or build.

April 3, 2017

So, you’re the proud owner of a home which could potentially be updated. There’s space available on the block and you and your family want to update your home, making it more suitable for your lifestyle. Do you renovate your home? Or do you knock it down to build a new, more modern home? It can be a […]

Who is better – a Building Designer or an Architect?

September 17, 2016

As professional residential and commercial building designers, we are often asked, ‘What is the difference between a building designer and an architect?’ Or, ‘Who is better – who should I choose?’ And if you are asking that question, you are most likely starting to think about a residential building design, or a contemporary commercial building […]

10 tips for choosing the best building designer

August 24, 2016

At StruXi, we understand that our job as your building designer is to see your residential or commercial design project vision realised, without stress. We like our clients to coast through the whole process of creating their new residential house or commercial development project. It is our aim to identify and deal with all the issues or potential […]

Award Winning House & Commercial Design

August 1, 2016

We are so proud to have collected 7 (yes, you read right!) wins at the recent BDAQ Awards Night.  It was a fantastic night for all, but especially for our hard working team, who saw their efforts in house design, building design, interior design, commercial projects and project management appropriately rewarded. The list reads: QUEENSLAND BUILDING DESIGN […]