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Dave Martin


It has long been clear that Dave Martin, founder and Director of Martin Builders, is in this world and the building industry to lift the game and challenge the status quo.

Dave’s skills and experience as a builder comes with numerous prestigious accolades and awards, such as the Master Builder of the year and other highly sought after industry awards. He has also had a wide spread of marketing and media interaction and appearances, featuring on Grand Designs Australia for the construction of the Croft House that was architecturally designed by James Stockwell.

Dave has wide experience in the construction industry and is the director, co-director and co-founder of multiple companies such as Archiblox, Birdie Workshop, JM Cladding, Small Giants Developments, and The Cape Patterson Eco-Village.

Dave has always had a passion for high quality, responsible and sustainable design and construction. This passion connected him with likeminded peers who were doing their bit to make change but Dave found himself wanting to do more – this was the motivation to start Martin Builders.

Dave wanted to take things further to use his skills to make a difference in the world. Martin Builders gives him the opportunity to drive his vision for change and to challenge construction common practice into something really exciting and innovative. Through Dave’s practise he has proved that carbon positive is possible and a 10 star energy rating is achievable.

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