Dowse & Co provide a complete building design and architectural drafting service to certification. We offer expert building design advice with over 30 years of extensive experience in the building and construction industries. With offices in both south-east Queensland and Cairns, we are able to cover all of QLD, NT and NSW. We provide the highest standard of professional building design and architectural drafting service with commitment and efficiency, with our professional draftsman team.

We offer fast turnaround times and are available 7 days. Whether you are a home or landowner, builder or developer and trying to meet a project deadline, Dowse & Co can help you achieve your goals and assist with budget requirements. We can help you develop your own building design ideas or come up with some building design concepts you can choose from. Our aim is to ensure the best outcome for your project. Our team have worked internationally from small housing projects to large construction projects and use the latest AutoCAD and Revit software for design and construction drawings.

Project experience and services:

  • House removals
  • House relocations
  • House raise and slide
  • Pole homes on steep sloping blocks
  • Reconfiguring blocks to suit the small lot code
  • Residential new builds, renovations and extensions
  • Commercial buildings – surf club, council buildings, transport hub, car dealership, storage units
  • Industrial sheds –  farm sheds, packing sheds, storage sheds
  • Multi residential units –  duplex units and detached housing
  • Dual occupancies
  • Remote housing
  • Indigenous housing projects – Northern Territory
  • Energy efficient housing –  on and off grid
  • Construction management
  • Planning and estimating
  • Mining – redline, mark up and as built drawings
  • Drafting services

Why are we different from other Building Designers?

Fast turn arounds – We work around the clock to get your plans completed. We can meet tight deadlines.

7 day operation – We operate 7 days, early morning, evening appointments and site visits available.

Our Lead Designer Steve is a Qualified Carpenter and Building Designer therefore has exceptional knowledge from both sides of construction and design. This will assist both you as the customer and your builder, delivering the best possible outcome taking into consideration budgets and meeting deadlines.

This saves you $$$. We also save you time and money $$$ by inhouse economical solutions to technical requirements such as timber framing, bracing and tiedowns for your project. Steve is an expert.

For building design services in the Cairns, Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast Regions

If you’ve been looking for certified drafting services for your property, as well as other building design services in Cairns, Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast, and across Australia, Dowse & Co. can help you out. Get in touch today to arrange a no obligation consultation to discuss your project.