About us

who are we?


Led by Michael Howell, Howell Built is a construction company that specializes in building high-quality, bespoke homes, commercial projects and renovations that are built to last. We take great pride in our work and strive to deliver exceptional craftsmanship that meets the unique needs and specifications of each client.

Our team consists of a small group of highly skilled tradesmen, as well as a large network of quality trades and sub-contractors. This allows us to offer a personalised construction service to the Wollongong area that is second to none.

At Howell Built, we uphold a strong set of values that underpin our work, including honesty, respect, transparent communication, integrity, accountability, and the importance of family.

As a family-owned business, we recognise the significance of constructing a family residence.

Project process

1. Inspiration
Please browse our website and portfolio. If you are interested in our work, kindly reach out to us by filling out the inquiry form (which can be accessed through the 'contact us' page on our website) and sharing some information about your project.
2. Details
We will review the specifics of the project, including the budget and timeline, to determine if they are feasible and satisfactory for both parties.
3. Site Visit
We will schedule a visit to your site to meet with you and discuss your project.
4. Preliminary Agreement
We will evaluate the work required and develop a detailed analysis of the scope and cost.
5. Fee Proposal
This is the opportunity for you to adjust the scale and fine-tune the details of the project according to your needs and preferences.
6. Contract
Both parties will sign a contract and a pre-commencement agreement before starting the project.
7. Commence Build
We will begin the construction process, and you can track the progress of your project through our client portal. This portal will provide you with updates on all aspects of the construction, such as site photos, schedule, and material selections.