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KnockDown Rebuild Queensland

Right location, wrong home? Knocking down an old home and building a new one is easier and more affordable than you think.

From Old to New

If you’re like many homeowners, you’ve outgrown your current home and wish you had a more spacious and luxurious one.

Knocking down an old home and building a new home means you can design your home to meet everyone’s needs. You can have a modern, energy efficient home with plenty of space for your family – in a location you love.

A KnockDown ReBuild with Metricon is much easier and affordable than you might think, and our dedicated team of specialists are on hand to help you through your journey.

Before / After

How can Metricon Help you?

Metricon is the acknowledged master of creating beautiful homes. As Australia’s most trusted home builder, we are chosen by more Australians than any other builder and because of this you can use our expertise to your advantage.

We successfully complete more ReBuild projects than any other Australian builder because we create Australia’s most aspirational homes, and you can trust that we build them better. With the rigour and care behind our 6-stage quality assurance program and our Lifetime Structural Guarantee*, Metricon can give you peace of mind and the confidence that your new home will be built to the highest standard.

Our dedicated team makes the entire journey easy.

A KnockDown ReBuild project is an exciting process, but there is a lot to consider. We have in-house experts who have years of experience designing and styling homes and who understand the construction process intimately, and the needs of your local Council.

Our ReBuild focused team comprises of New Home Advisors, support staff, Home Décor Consultants and craftsmen builders. Decades of knowledge which you can access at any time. We have only one aim in mind – helping you to complete your KnockDown ReBuild project efficiently, to the highest level of quality, with no surprises.

To start the ball rolling, we will offer a free site inspection of your chosen block to determine its suitability for a ReBuild project and advise if there are any obvious issues or obstacles you need to be aware of.

We also recommend you come along to one of our free information sessions where you will hear from the Metricon experts and past customers who have completed their own Rebuild Project. Plus, you can get some handy building hints and tips to help you along the way.

Your KnockDown ReBuild Journey

  1. 1
    Free site inspection of your chosen block. Our team of experts will come out and assess your block to determine its suitability and advise if there are any obvious issues or obstacles.
  2. 2
    Select your Dream Home. We have over 150 leading edge designs. Our team will walk you through your options as well as assist you with demolition requirements before you pay your deposit.
  3. 3
    Land Assessment. Your initial deposit allows our specialists to arrange reports such as soil test, contour survey and property information searches.
  4. 4
    Preliminary Contract. Once the official land assessment findings have been discussed, our New Home Advisor will present your Preliminary contract and plans and pay the next instalment of your contract deposit.
  5. 5
    Build Contract Signing. Our New Home Advisor will arrange to meet with you to sign your contract and you will then pay the balance of your contract deposit.
  6. 6
    Style your new home. Studio M Inspiration and Design centre is our unique state of the art studio where our décor consultants will expertly guide you through styling your new home.
  7. 7
    Permits and Approvals. We apply for your building permits once the relevant approvals have been received.
  8. 8
    It’s time to demolish your old home. Once your site is cleared, we will arrange a secondary report including identification survey.
  9. 9
    The final sign off for your Studio M selections, construction drawings and any variations and we will book a date for site commencement. From there you can sit back and watch as your dream home becomes a reality.

What goes into a KnockDown ReBuild Project?

TV presenter Liz Cantor and her family documented their KnockDown ReBuild journey with Metricon and they are now living in their dream home on the Gold Coast.

Learn More at our KnockDown ReBuild Seminars

Come along to one of our free KnockDown ReBuild seminars where you can hear from our experts as well as customers who have been through their own KnockDown ReBuild journey.

Visit our events page to find out when and where our next seminar will be held. Do you have questions? We have the answers.

Events and seminars

Why choose Metricon for your KnockDown ReBuild project

Expert advice

Which of our home designs will make the most of your specific block of land and your budget.

Clear and concise planning

Structure your build and eliminate timeline and cost blowouts.

Free Site Assessment

We’ll inspect your chosen block to determine its suitability and advise if there are any obvious issues or obstacles you need to be aware of.

Lifetime Structural Guarantee

This means you can have the peace of mind for the entire time you live in the home.

Get in Touch and start your KnockDown ReBuild journey today

Claim your FREE, no obligation consultation with one of our friendly KnockDown ReBuild specialists. They will chat with you about your current land type, dream home goals, and budget and arrange a time to access your chosen block.


Why do a Knockdown Rebuild with Metricon?

At Metricon Homes, we want you to love where you live, and there’s no better way to do that than building your dream home at an address you love. Choosing KnockDown ReBuild in Queensland means getting all the benefits of a new home. When you build your dream home, you’re creating a house that is perfect for your family today, with a floor plan that has room for tomorrow. KnockDown ReBuild in Queensland allows you and your family to choose from our big range of contemporary home designs. Our designs are innovative and practical, and include the latest fittings and features perfect for your style. And building a new home on your block of land is a much safer option than renovating. With KnockDown ReBuild there are no hidden or unexpected costs, and you won’t discover any of those major surprises that can pop up during renovations. And when you choose Australia’s number-one home builder, your new home will have a Lifetime Structural Warranty, which gives you the peace of mind of knowing we’ll be there for you as long as your home is. Whether you’re a first-home buyer, or want to improve your block of land, there’s a lot of benefits of choosing KnockDown ReBuild in Queensland.

How to prepare for a Knockdown Rebuild?

There are a couple of easy first steps to understanding whether KnockDown ReBuild in Queensland is the right move for you and your family. The first one is making sure we build in your area. If you’re on the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, or Brisbane, that’s almost guaranteed. You should also come along to one of our Seminars to find our more about what's involved in a KnockDown ReBuild Project. The next step is to contact us. Just as every block of land is different, no two KnockDown ReBuilds are the same. That’s where our 30-minute no-obligation consultation is important. Our specialists can talk you through the process and work through all the different options. We can also discuss your budget and, of course, answer any questions you have.

Will Metricon complete the demolition?

There are a lot of advantages when you choose to KnockDown ReBuild in Queensland. One of those is having access to a lot of expert consultants and external contractors and services. We don’t demolish your home, but we can put you in touch with a quality demolition company who can do the job for you.

How much does it cost to demolish my home?

Every block of land and every house is different and comes with its own unique set of challenges. Things like the homes location to busy streets, power lines, council connections, soil conditions, asbestos in the home can all affect the cost of demolishing your home. Contact our expert consultants who can let you know some average costs for your area, and put you in touch with a quality demolition company who can provide you with a personalised, obiligation free quote.

How long does a Knockdown Rebuild usually take?

Just like the costs, the time taken for each KnockDown ReBuild can be different. There are always a lot of variables around building a new home, and there can be extra ones for KnockDown ReBuild. Council approvals, demolition, and site access are three big ones. Once again, that’s information our specialists can work through with you. Contact our expert consultants who can let you know some average build times based on the type of home you are wanting to build.