M & J GREEN BUILDERS
Passionate about his craft and selective about the
work that he takes on, Mark prefers to work with mixed
materials such as hardwood timbers, colorbond, fibre
cement and ply cladding, steel and glass. The results
are visually stunning homes with a very contemporary
|“ Our Australian lifestyle
now is more about entertaining at home and especially
living on the coast the home should maximize what
the environment has to offer. I like open plan
designs with lots of outdoor living and decks – it’s
so simple and it really works. Just look at all
the old fibro cottages – a lot of what we
are doing is using traditional materials in a contemporary
Initially qualified as a carpenter Mark went on to gain his
Builder’s Registration in Coolum, Queensland where
he lived for 10 years – a fact which has clearly influenced
his ideas on housing. Mark’s forte is his approach
in working with the many unforeseen challenges that often
come up when building one-off designs. He will approach a
problem from all angles until he finds a perfect solution
and acknowledges the immense support of his wife and business
partner, Julie, and the combined effort of all the tradespeople
working with him on his projects as critical to his continuing
Prior to establishing M&J Green Builders, Mark gained
valuable experience as a Site Foreman for Civil & Commercial
construction undertaking a wide variety of projects utilizing
the many combinations of reinforced concrete, concrete block,
structural steel & timber framing.
Projects ranged from residential units, hospital construction & fit-outs,
school & university buildings and water retaining structures.
Major projects include:
- Olympic swimming pools (50 & 25m) with all associated
amenities, plant room & filtration equipment.
- Multi level shopping centre & car park complex.
- Tilt-panel Industrial storage shed, roads & car-park.
- Sunshine Coast University College Library (Assistant
|Immanuel Lutheran College,
|| University Library
Sunshine Coast QLD
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