For anyone renovating, building or developing.
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We help you RENOVATE, BUILD and DEVELOP property.

No need for lengthy courses, searching the internet for hours or reading a stack of books. We have done the hard work for you!


Our unique range of project-specific hard copy Build in Common Toolkits have been designed for you to use as your go-to-guides when renovating or building your home or investment property.  

Select from our range of
Kitchen, Bathroom, Laundry, Extension, New Build and Property Development Toolkits.
From small-scale renovations, extensions, to new builds and subdivisions, we have something for every project!


Buy online and have your Toolkit delivered directly to your front door. Every Toolkit is filled with 80+ pages of specific questions to ask of your suppliers, trades professionals and builder, practical how-to information, build cycle sequencing and tips, tricks and jargon busters. Our Toolkits come to you beautifully printed in a handy project folder for you to add to as you plan, design and build your project. 


Access ongoing support through free subscription to our monthly TILT eMagazine and wider Build in Common industry network. Be inspired and learn from industry experts, role models and others who renovate, build and develop property. A community made just for you!

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Our Toolkits help you select, understand & manage your trades and builder  
Calibrate expectations - Avoid misunderstandings - Save time and money

Kitchen, Bathroom & Laundry, Home Extensions, New Build and Property Development Toolkits. 

We show you how to create your project brief, help you understand your options, decide who you can and should be working with, budget, prepare and negotiate, master the language of building and much, much more!

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