About Us

Ronald Young + Co Builders

Ronald Young + Co Builders are passionate and committed to the design and construction of your quality home. We strive for excellence with every home to maintain our distinguished quality home builders reputation for superior customer service and excellence.

Our team is committed to providing a streamlined building experience. We have the knowledge and skill to guide you through the building process. From the initial design and planning stage through to construction and completion of your home, we pride ourselves on our professional and competent service.

Our professional and expert team are available to assist you with your –

You will be impressed with direct and personalised meetings with our Builder and Designer during all stages of the project. Our Administrative staff are available to provide prompt and friendly assistance to all your enquiries, and our knowledgeable and experienced Building team are ready to construct and deliver your high quality home.

Ronald Young + Co History

Ronald Young + Co Builders Pty Ltd – Tasmania’s oldest and most experienced residential building company. Established by Ted and Jackie Powell in 1970 and later owned by Ross and Beth Cunningham, the company has built over 2000 Tasmanian homes. Current owners, Paul and Lisa Burnell continue to offer a friendly, personable and professional service to all our valued clients, from the conception stage, to the completion of your dream home.

For over 50 years, we have gained an enviable reputation within the community for our ability to provide a high quality, straightforward and flexible building service to Tasmanian families.


  • WorkSafe Tasmania Award 2013 – Winner – Commitment to a workplace health and wellbeing Program: An Individual
  • ANPHA National Finalist 2013
  • HIA Tasmania – Custom Home of the Year 2012 – Finalist
  • HIA Tasmania – Small Professional Builder of the Year 2013
  • MBT Excellence – Workplace Health & Safety – Residential 2013
  • HIA Tasmania – Marketing 2013
  • HIA Tasmania – Workplace Health & Safety 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016
  • Telstra Small Business Awards 2014 – Finalist
  • HIA Tasmanian Business Partner of the Year 2014
  • Employer of Choice – Inducted 2014
  • HIA Tasmanian Professional Small Builder 2015
  • WorkSafe Tasmania WHS Award for Leadership 2015
  • HIA Australian Professional Builder of the Year 2015 & 2020
  • HIA Tasmania – Project Home of the Year 2021
  • HIA Tasmanian Professional Medium Builder/Renovator 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020 & 2022
  • HIA Tasmania – Work Health & Safety Award 2022