Architectural Plans & Architectural Drafting

A draftsman provides a high quality, cost effective alternative to designing your own home. The design plus drafting team offer a friendly and personalised service, with houses tailored specifically for your lifestyle and needs. Our goal is to design a house that you will love coming home to every day, the meets your wish list and has plenty of storage.


design plus drafting provides you and your family with home that meets your daily needs and requirements, we create the house you have always wanted. Your design ideas, our design experience. We have worked for clients throughout Sydney in council including Marrickville, Randwick, Rockdale, Ryde, Strathfield, Sutherland, Sydney, Warringah, Waverley, Willoughby, Woollahra, Hornsby, Hunters Hill, Ku-ring-gai, Lane Cove, Liverpool, Manly, Mosman, North Sydney, Parramatta, Penrith, Ashfield, Auburn, Bankstown, Blacktown, Botany Bay, Burwood, Camden, Campbelltown, Canada Bay and Canterbury.


Our draftsmen and building designer have a diverse range of skills in the areas of residential housing, ranging from façade redesigns, extensions, renovation, single storey houses, all the way through to the design of new homes.  Our business is based around exceeding our customer’s expectations and providing high-quality drawings, a thorough drafting service while providing architectural drawings and architectural plans to help your development application or complying development to gain council approval.


We quite often get asked the questions, how much does and architect cost? And how much do drafters cost? Drafters and building designers are usually around 60% – 70% of the cost of an architectural company.


From modern new homes, renovations and extension to your existing house, our qualified building designers in Sydney our able to meet your needs for an architectural designs, architectural plans or drawings, drafting services and building design. Our experienced team of draftsmen help steer your project through local council and our draftsmen with ensure our design complies to the relevant authorities guidelines and BCA requirements in all Sydney suburbs. We’ll also sit down you to discuss your wishlist, daily lifestyle requirement to ensure of design meets your construction budget.


design plus drafting offer a wide range of services including Basix certification, 3D modelling (including shadow diagrams that meet council requirements), preparation of the drawing and document you need to submit your development application to council, as well as a site visitation before we start your architectural plans. We a schedule of finishes for those customers who require some guidance with choice of internal and external fixtures and features. Our sister business, New Black Interiors, are also able to help with decorating ideas and mood boards to help with colour schemes you’ll simply love. They are also able to help with design package that will meet your budget.


Call us on (02) 9565 2265 to discuss your design requirements or visit us in our office at the beautiful old Craigo Flourmill in Newtown. Our hours are 7am – 4pm Monday to Thursday and 7am – 3pm on Friday. We are also happy to meet with you outside these hours by appointment of on Saturday morning if that suits you better.


We usually conduct our site visits on Saturday morning as well, it’s easier for us and our clients.

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