Constructing homes. Building friendships.

Our friendly and highly qualified staff are dedicated to providing not only building expertise, but also superior customer service, and advice and attention to detail during all stages of the planning, building and completion of your dream home.

Paul Burnell

Paul Burnell

Director

Paul completed his Carpentry & Joinery Apprenticeship in 1993 and was awarded the Tasmanian Carpentry and Joinery Apprentice of the Year. HIA member for over 20 years, and immediate past HIA Tasmanian President, Paul is an Accredited Builder with 30 years of construction experience and can provide you with a high level of expertise during the design and construction of your new home. Paul and his wife Lisa purchased Ronald Young + Co Builders in 2011, and have continued to grow the business to become the longest running Tasmanian family-owned and operated multi-award-winning residential construction company.

Lisa Burnell

Lisa Burnell

Director

Lisa is passionate about the workplace health, safety and wellbeing of the team, and has an Advanced Diploma of Work Health & Safety in addition to a Diploma of Business and Post-Graduate qualifications in Project Management. Lisa is committed to working with our team, contractors and stakeholders to ensure that we all work safe, to go home safe; and to ensure for awesome outcomes for our clients and team.

Peta Clark

Peta Clark

Office Manager

Peta has over 20 years of business administration, finance and management experience, and a has strong customer service focus. She has a Diploma of Business and has completed the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) Course. Peta wants all of our clients to have a building experience that is enjoyable and fun from the first visit right through to the handover of a wonderful new home. She is committed to building relationships with suppliers, contractors and clients to construct homes and build friendships.

Nigel Isaac

Nigel Isaac

Building Manager

Nigel has over 25 years of experience in the building and construction industry. Nigel has attained Certificate IV in Building & Construction and also a Certificate IV in Project Management. Nigel enjoys the varied construction challenges he has been involved in including working in remote locations and challenging residential construction. Nigel has a high focus on providing clients with a fantastic new home, and will not compromise on service, quality and safety.

James Collins

James Collins

Sales + Design Manager

James is an Accredited Building Practitioner (Building Designer) working in the design and construction industry since 2003. James commenced as a drafting designer at Ronald Young + Co Builders in 2011. James has completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Certificate IV in Residential Design and Drafting and most recently a Diploma in Leadership and Management. James is highly qualified and experienced to assist you with the design of your new home – he has the right solution for your lifestyle and new home needs.

Thinking about building your new home?

Hobart

RY Builders are located on the corner of Collins and Harrington Streets, in the Hobart CBD. Metered street parking is available outside our front door and Centrepoint public car park is just around the corner.

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