We remove the stress, so you can enjoy seeing your dream home beautifully crafted.

Who We Are?

Over 20 years experience in quality Hamptons Style and Queenslander Style Homes. Andrew Gildea Architects will design and project manage your new build or house renovation to your budget. Allow us to remove the stress from building, so you can enjoy crafting your beautiful new house and garden for your family.

Andrew is a Member of the Australian Institute of Architects and holds degrees in Science, Architecture and Project Management. He is passionate about architecture, design, function, quality of space and workmanship.

Allow yourself to enjoy our experience in delivering for you, the crafted beauty of a unique Queenslander Home, designed, documented, competitively tendered, project managed and built by your choice of Builder of excellence. A clear and open economic process, that will ensure you have a sound investment for your family’s future.

The Process Test

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SITE ASSESSMENTS

We remove the stress, as we are qualified and experienced in Design, Documentation, and the Construction Stages of your project.

We can advise you through Site Assessment and Property Selection at the initial stage. We will then facilitate the Town Planning and Building Approval Processes in the background, whilst we work through a Design Process that allows you to see your dream become a reality.

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DESIGN PROCESS

The Design Process is fundamental in allowing us to understand how you would like to live, and explore how your family may grow and develop within your new home.

From this point in the Design Process the concept for the home evolves, it incorporates a site specific environmental response, addresses town planning and heritage criteria and the concept of the design is evaluated within the budget.

With our academic background and extensive practical experience we come from an informed basis working with traditional styles and materials to craft your dream home.

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TENDER PROCESS

Following on from the Design Process, the Construction Drawings+ Specification, are complete and ready for Competitive Open Tendering. A Tender Process allows free market pricing to give you best value for your choice of quality.

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FULL DOCUMENTATION

Our Project Management Service allows us to take the stress out of the build, by managing the construction stage for you. We are happy to work with your choice of other Professionals such as Interior Designers, Cabinet Makers, Landscapers or other Consultants that you desire.

The Client and Consultant team relationship is extremely important to achieve your dream home. An example recently featured in House and Garden Magazine where the team included Highgate House and Wyer + Craw (click the Hamilton project tab to see more).