The year in review – and what a fabulous year it was!

We have a personal challenge, a moving target: every project needs to exceed the last in terms of building excellence. We plan meticulously, focus on solutions, deliver on time and budget, and strive to exceed expectations. Our aim is to invoke awe. Here's some of what 2018 brought us ... Commercial Luxury at Coolum Beach [...]

2019-01-22T14:08:46+10:00December 21st, 2018|Commercial Construction, Luxury Homes|

Commercial Luxury at Coolum Beach

Shadforth Lythgo recently finished building a luxury commercial construction at Lysaght Street in Coolum Beach. This construction had lots of special features and was custom-designed to create something pretty special. We'd like to give a shout out to Cade Mooney Photography for the fabulous images in this blog. Our latest commercial construction. The [...]

2018-10-26T14:52:16+10:00October 26th, 2018|Commercial Construction, Uncategorized|

Breaking Ground at Aura Northern Business Park

It is so exciting to see the Sunshine Coast growing and thriving. Aura is set to be a huge part of the future growth of our region and we are proud to be the first to start building at the new Northern Business Park. Tony Shadforth with Matt Byrne from Stockland and Michael Shadforth [...]

2018-09-21T06:38:09+10:00September 21st, 2018|Commercial Construction|

Commercial Property on the Sunshine Coast

Growth on the Sunshine Coast, including the development of Aura, has seen investments in commercial property rise. Commercial property investment can be a complex issue but it also offers a lot of opportunities. Commercial development at Coolum. Here's a few considerations for the beginner looking at this market. Demand Commercial market growth is driven [...]

2018-09-21T08:00:57+10:00September 13th, 2018|Commercial Construction|

Environmental impact of building

Whether you are building a home or commercial premises there will be some cost to the environment. Choosing sustainable building materials and clever construction can improve your environmental rating and also the cost-effectiveness of your building. Embodied energy Embodied energy refers to the total amount of energy used in all of the processes in the [...]

Hassle-free commercial construction

Commercial construction is a complex and high-stakes environment. Excellent planning and the right partnerships are important in navigating a successful, quality outcome. Skilled project management from the outset will help avoid pitfalls in both pre-construction and construction phases and help prevent budget or schedules blowing out. The budget Lenders have stringent requirements when it comes [...]

2017-06-29T09:55:19+10:00June 29th, 2017|Commercial Construction|

Building a Childcare Centre

We are currently adding the finishing touches to the Big Day Out Childcare Centre (Stage 2). It is has been a pleasure to be part of creating a childcare centre that will delight its little occupants. Building a centre that is specifically designed to cater for children means that quality of construction and creating a [...]

2017-05-19T10:55:47+10:00May 19th, 2017|Commercial Construction|

Getting Commercial

It is exciting to see a rise in commercial developments around the Sunshine Coast; strong economic growth drives strong local employment. Shadforth Lythgo specialises in commercial developments; we are very experienced in taking our clients through the steps to a successful completion. Project Management A number of stakeholders are involved in any commercial development and [...]

2016-12-08T03:30:25+10:00December 8th, 2016|Commercial Construction, Medical Centre Design|