FAQ

What size Project do Mapel Building Undertake.

Mapel Building generally undertake projects between $300,000 & 10,000,000 (+ G.S.T. @ 10%). Should your project fall outside of this band please contact us to discuss your requirements further.

PDF download for investors and property developers.

What type of project do Mapel Building specialise in? Industrial and commercial buildings by Mapel builders Perth WA

Nearly all commercial and industrial construction work with an emphasis and speciality on design and construct projects.

Our particular project type specialities include;

  • Turn Key Design and Construct projects, including all,
  • Heavy & Light Industrial Buildings,
  • Small to Huge Speculative lease or sale Factory, Showroom, Office, Retail and or Warehouse developments
  • Buildings of all shapes and sizes for Owner Occupiers, tailored to individual specific requirements.
  • Projects on tight or problematic sites or programmes requiring the incorporation of intuitive building design solutions.
  • Civil works and associated siteworks on our projects and stand alone projects,
  • Projects where either budget, quality and or builder professionalism concerns are paramount importance to the Owner.

Please See our Projects Page for further examples of our recent undertakings.

At Mapel Building we approach our work with a focus on customer requirements.

We also able to incorporate elements of economical building design and insightful regulatory interpretation as to alternative solutions to reduce BCA compliance costs (ie avoid the need for sprinklers etc.) from the initial concept stage, thus avoiding any unpleasant surprises down the line.

Our design work can include for your requirements for very tall, wide, long, high load or otherwise specialised buildings including necessary facilities such gantry cranes.

What sort of confidence should I expect to have in Mapel Building.

Mapel Building can provide the confidence of a Builder who has successfully operated since 1993.

The majority our work over this period was provided by means of positive recommendations by current and past clients and the quality of construction witnessed onsite on projects bearing our builders sign.

Mapel Building are a small family run company who hold very similar values to our clients most of whom operate similar size companies.

Mapel Building have operated since inception without need to establish an overdraft account.

Mapel Building maintain a strict regime of providing prompt subcontractor payments and forthright and honourable dealings in all that we do.

This has led us to be the builder of choice not only for Owners but also for many of our subcontractors as well, for their own developments and also as a preference for whom they choose to supply their goods and services to.

This in turn allows us to provide a quality and level of service to our customers that is second to none.

We would be pleased to provide a list of customer and subcontractor contact references for you to discuss these statements with and confirm your satisfaction prior to engaging Mapel building on your next project.

We would advise that you consider requesting further information in regard to the specific points listed above with each of the candidates you may consider to build your next project. This will give you an the best picture of the unseen side of any deal you may choose to enter into.

What Documentation Work do Mapel Building carry out for their clients.Service is the ethos of Mapel Building everywhere.

Mapel Building are able to prepare a firm project scope and pricing at Concept/Proposal stage and then following award of a Building Contract proceed to submit for all necessary Local Authority Development/Planning and Building Licenses Approvals prior to proceeding with works onsite.

Mapel Building manages the design work associated with the project in house including the elements of works specification, project pricing, design and detail drawings, certified engineering design, panel lift design, project management and supervision, to ensure a seamless process from start to finish.

Mapel Building do not carry out design work on a standalone or charge out basis. Consultant design firms do charge for this work and you would likley expect to pay a significant cost in addition to your base building price to have the design done as a standalone item for your project.

What is Mapel Building’s policy in regard to sourcing local products and materials.

Wherever possible Mapel Building endeavor to source locally made or supplied products and local labour or subcontractors to ensure the quality of the products and work that is built into every Mapel Building is of the highest standard and that the money we spend stays in WA.

Are there any types of work that Mapel Building does not undertake?

Mapel building currently do not cater for work involving aspects of;

  • Residential Construction
  • Standard or mass produce Farm Sheds
  • Multi Storey (high-rise being more than two storey construction) and inner city work.
  • Design work on work that is to be constructed by others.

Customers should beware of operators claiming to specialise in all areas of construction as there are many instances where this is not the case.

We always recommend that you source an expert to undertake a project for you this way you can be assured of the best outcome possible.

Where are Mapel Building’s key areas of operation?

Mapel Building are most active in Perth’s Southern Corridor but will look at projects as far;

  • South as Pinjarra and MandurahBuilding better, faster, safer than the rest. Mapel Building WA
  • East as Midland, mundaring, Kalamunda & Armadale
  • North as far as Neerabup, Wanneroo and Muchea

Does your building fall outside this area, Contact us to discuss your needs and to see if we can help.

Do Mapel Building carry building insurance?

Yes, we deal with a number of leading insurance companies to provide cover for all personnel involved, fiscal investments (contract works), public liability, professional indemnity among other policies on our project works.

Contact us for more details on individual insurance policies we hold in the performance of our work.

Why is the Mapel in Mapel Building Spelt with an “el” rather than an “le” at the end?

Mapel Building’s Company Name is commonly mis-spelt Maple Builidng, The word Mapel is an anagram of the first two letters of both of the original directors first names and the first letter of their sir name.

Do you have any job openings?

Check the employment section of your local paper for job listings or feel free to Contact us to be notified when positions are available.

What is your safety policy?

The safety of our personnel is of paramount importance – nothing takes precedent over the wellbeing of all people involved in a project.

For more information on the measures and the methods put in place to increase safety on-site, please Contact us

Back