LEAP began in 2002 as a one-man operation. Paul Gillett, now the company director, started it as a small business for a single carpenter, originally supplying and installing timber decks. Over time, LEAP expanded into small renovations for homes before transitioning into extensions and finally, full-scale new builds. Since LEAP’s humble beginnings we have come a long way. Now one of Brisbane’s best builders, LEAP provides quality, high end residential and commercial construction in inner Brisbane. Our clients include property developers, architects, and residential property owners. For each of our clients LEAP’s aim is to deliver quality building that impresses. The success of LEAP boils down to our mission statement:
To provide a high level customer experience, through timely construction that is built to the highest standards. LEAP has a reputation for delivery on time and within budget. We are known for maintaining exceptional standards of quality and safety at every stage. From preconstruction to handover, LEAP applies quality resources, established systems and proven processes to deliver exceptional outcomes for all clients.
LEAP Quality Homes & Renovations and LEAP Constructions are Brisbane’s luxury home building specialists. We aim to produce the best quality, custom buildings and designs.
At LEAP you not only receive expert advice from our building team but also, on interior design and product selections. Our showroom has a large variety to choose from and our colour selections specialist and client liaison will be with you every step of the way to help you choose the design that is right for you. From tiles, carpet, bricks and timber flooring styles to door handles, window framing, basins and taps, at LEAP Quality Homes & Renovations, and LEAP Constructions we cater to all your needs.
LEAP Quality Homes & Renovations, and LEAP Constructions are situated in Brisbane’s northside and have an array of network connections to aid in your project. With established relationship with experienced architects, town planners, engineers and certifiers, LEAP is able to call on these business connections in a heartbeat so that everything runs smoothly through potentially challenging design and approval stages and construction. With our experience and connections you can achieve any goal for you home, minus the hassle.
LEAP’s dedication stems from owner and managing director, Paul Gillett. He has over ten years of experience in construction and is also a licensed builder in his own right as well as, nine years experience in IT. He combines these well learnt skills and experience to create a winning combination of design and management through technology and face to face connection. Paul’s passion lies in assisting clients in building quality homes and achieving outstanding results. With a commitment of open communication, Paul keeps you informed throughout the entire process and ensures that your build goes the way you want. While also, keeping your project moving safely and efficiently through to completion using all the latest that technology has to offer. With his dedicated staff Paul is able to provide luxury, custom developments with high end service to the Brisbane community.
Kristy has been an important member of the LEAP team for many years., operating as out office manager and Client Liaison. She has many years of experience as an office manager and in various accounts roles. Kristy has been part of the construction sector for a number of years and brings knowledge from working in a previous position at a building certifiers office. Currently, she manages the overall, day-to-day running of the business and accounts along with all HR and office policy matters. She provides ongoing office support for all the on-site construction team members as well as our off-site, office staff. During construction Kristy is also the Client Liaison and aids in all client communications and colour selections.
Wayne is LEAP’s dedicated site manager and brings over thirty years of experience in the construction industry. He is a QBSA Licensed Supervisor who excels in site supervision and is experienced in all facets of construction – both on and off site. Wayne manages all aspects of the building process from start to finish at the highest levels of quality finish. He is experienced and knowledgeable in the construction of new homes, renovations, heritage homes as well as multi unit/townhouse developments. Below is a snippet list of projects that have recently been managed by Wayne:
Molly is the newest member of the LEAP team. She currently aids in the administration side of projects ensuring that all required certificates are collected and that onsite safety is being carried out. Another aspect of Molly’s position is to make sure that all insurance documents and contracts with both clients and subcontractors are kept up to date. She is also responsible for handling any website development and marketing that LEAP does. Molly has previous experience as an administrator in the construction industry through another builder and a private decking company as well as pat experience and knowledge working in the media industry.