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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 […]

House Renovations transforming lives

April 29, 2016

StruXi were approached by this client to make their older, post war home into a liveable and comfortable space.  They wanted to keep the design and style, but functionally, it just didn’t tick the boxes.  The family were having to compromise the way that they lived, and there just wasn’t enough space. Aesthetically, the client […]

Project Management protects.

March 24, 2016

PROJECT MANAGEMENT | KEEP NON-CONFORMING PRODUCTS OUT Builders sometimes choose to provide products which are different from those specified in the original design. This could be to reduce costs, and could be intentional, or not. Regardless of intention, it poses a real problem. The products that end up being used in the build could be […]

Open your mind to beige.

February 10, 2016

THE BEAUTY OF BEIGE Neutral colours should never be frowned upon. Even though the neutral colour ‘beige’ might be considered boring by some, I like to think of it as the perfect background to a masterpiece. If you use neutral colours as your foundation in an interior you can embellish the space with bursts of […]

Toowoomba Truck Spares

December 15, 2015

StruXi Design is currently working with Toowoomba Truck Spares to develop a whole new commercial premises. The original brief was to investigate extending the existing store, relocate the amenities and staff areas, and create a mezzanine to the shed over the existing office structure. During the course of initial project management meetings, and StruXi understanding what the […]

3-Bay truckwash for more efficient cattle yeards

December 15, 2015

  StruXi Design has been proud to be a part of the latest contribution towards supporting the agriculture industry in the Maranoa region, a three-bay truck wash. The new bays were recently officially opened by the State Development Minister, Anthony Lynham, who said, “Agriculture is a sgnificant contributor to the Maranoa regions’ economy. These bays, […]

Relax. You are in good hands.

December 4, 2015

Sometimes it is hard to know who you should choose to work with. There are number of factors in play: process, price, people for example, and sometimes you choose a contractor just because of a gut feeling. But if you are in doubt, seeing the awards that your potential project partner has garnered can give […]

An award of which to be extra-proud.

November 24, 2015

This year, StruXi Design was the proud winner of the 2015 Queensland Building Design Award for “Public Buildings & Special Structures”. A special moment indeed. The job began when Maranoa Regional Council identified a need for a ‘purpose built structure’ to serve as a central hub, providing social services which would be delivered by Maranoa Regional […]