Lifestyle Forever Home Design Experts.
Contemporary and Character Home Design Specialist Brisbane Architects 

Queenslander Home Renovations

Queenslander Home Renovations

Queenslander Home Renovations

As Character Home Renovation Architects we are experts in renovating character homes including traditionalcolonial, queenslander and workers cottage homes.

Post-War Home Architects

Post-War Home Architects

Post-War Home Architects

We are Post-War Home Architects that specialise in renovations on post war homes build from 1950s, 60s, 70s – 2000s

Custom Style New Homes

Custom Style New Homes

Custom Style New Homes

As New Home Architects we specialise in designing award-winning custom new homes. We can assist you in  designing custom new home stylesnew contemporary homesluxury new homes and sloping site homes

Low Energy & Sustainable Homes

Low Energy & Sustainable Homes

Low Energy & Sustainable Homes

As Sustainable Design Architects we design environmentally friendly and energy efficient homes that have a low-impact design for universal housing.

Bespoke Luxury Residences & Estates

Bespoke Luxury Residences & Estates

Bespoke Luxury Residences & Estates

As Luxury Home Architects we design custom design solutions for luxury residences and large, private estates.

About Dion Seminara Architecture

At dion seminara architecture we design climate responsive stunning custom renovations and new homes to ultimately enhance your ‘at home’ lifestyle. Not only are we specialist home design architects but we are experts in designing bespoke landscapes and interiors, along with offering full project management to ensure you have a stress free design process. We offer a one-stop-shop process or partial ongoing services, the choice is yours!

Whether it’s renovating your home or producing original works for your new home project, our 30 years of experience as Brisbane architects helps us create climate responsive, outstanding designs that have the highest attention to detail. Beyond designing stunning home design’s our main mission is centered around creating home design’s focused on YOU.

What sets dion seminara architecture apart from other designers is our ability to interpret your individual needs and take the time to really listen and understand you and your home environment needs. We put ourselves in your shoes and design your home as if it were our own, ultimately creating tailored homes that work seamlessly with your lifestyle. You’re not just paying for a home design; you’re investing in lifestyle outcomes.

Being a licensed builder and registered Brisbane architect, I ensure all our designs really creative, aesthetically pleasing, functional and practical as needed. Our easy to follow 6 step process enables you to work collaboratively with myself and my specialist Brisbane architects to ensure all your needs are catered for.

We will exceed your expectations with exceptional attention to detail and tailored design outcomes. We have designed over 770 beautiful dream homes for our clients, so we are sure we can help you too. You won’t regret working with us.

– Dion Seminara, Your Principal Architect

Designing Lifestyle Orientated Forever Architectural Homes, Interior Designs and Landscape Environments for You and Your Loved Ones. We Will Help you Realise Your Perfect Renovation or New Home.

award winning flood design
Latest News and Projects in Progress

Need Help with Flood
Resilient Design Solutions?

Award Winning Design Concept

We are Brisbane’s leading award winning experts in flood resilient and flood proof house designs. If your property is situated on or near a stormwater overflow path, or is at risk due to rising rivers, or creeks now more than ever is the time to begin considering designing a flood proof home.

We have a wealth of expertise and knowledge in designing flood proof house solutions, so you can keep your loved ones and your possessions safe from harm. Whether you are looking for a new flood-resistant house design or possibly a flood-proof renovation, we provide a design advice service as the first step in discovering flood proofing and resilient solutions for your property. We assure you that our designs are not only ‘flood proof’ but are also tailored to your needs and will be a wonderful home for you to enjoy.

Latest News and Projects in Progress

Luxury and Timeless
Country Residence

Luxury Hamptons Inspired Design

Watch our latest client testimonial and project walkthrough video. Situated amongst picture-perfect country-side this custom new home was built in Gregor’s Creek, completed in 2018. Our clients originally approached us wanting to escape city life and desired an authentic hamptons style country retreat to share with family and friends throughout their early retirement years. We designed them a home that reflected exactly what they desired for their lifestyle.

After living in the home for 4 years our clients could not be happier with the design of their home, stating that there is nothing they would change about the design of their home as it has suited their lifestyle perfectly!

Why choose dion seminara architecture?

Our Difference That Will Benefit You

1

We Listen to Your Ideas

We understand that every home – just like every person or family – is different.  At dion seminara architecture no two projects are the same. That’s because we take the time to listen to your ideas as collaboration often creates the best solutions. It’s the little unique things that make your house, a home.

Ruler-Pencil70x70

Creative Eye with a Practical Brain

We provide a personalised approach when designing projects. As well as being a registered Brisbane architect with over 30 years’ design experience, Dion is also a licensed building contractor. You can trust that our creative solutions and advice comes with practical outcomes for the best possible built project.

visualiseyourdesignicon_new

Cutting Edge Technology

We enable you to test your home before it is even built. We provide you 3D modelling, virtual walkthroughs, virtual reality and full-size floorplan projections so you can physically experience your concept design. Easily view different design options and make design changes through unlimited 3D views.

Designing your Dream Home

We understand that there is nothing worse than being uncomfortable in your own home which is why our designs are all about ensuring your home best suits you and your family’s lifestyle wants and needs. You owe it to yourself to live in a home where you feel at your very best.

Our Design Advice Service is the first step where we investigate your specific project needs and consider design solutions to cater for current and future lifestyle choices. What you also get is honesty in relation to building costs and clarity on the process to designing and executing your project in a stress free format.

At dion seminara architecture you definitely won’t get a cookie cutter or one size fits all. What you do get is a design solution that matches perfectly with YOUR family’s needs and site situation at every level.

Architectural Design

Architectural Design

Architectural Design

We can develop a tailored architectural design that suits your project needs. Create a home that doesn’t just look incredible, it feels incredible to live in too.

Interior Design

Interior Design

Interior Design

We’ll design an interior that suits your personality and lifestyle using quality materials, fixtures and finishes that will look great and stand the test of time.

Landscape Design

Landscape Design

Landscape Design

Landscape design is often overlooked in the design process, but we consider it from the very beginning. Create outdoor living that compliments your lifestyle for year round enjoyment.

Project Management

Project Management

Project Management

Our job isn’t done once we’ve perfected the design. Take the stress out of construction phase with our project management services. Avoid common pitfalls and ensure your project stays on track and on budget.

One-Stop-Shop

One-Stop-Shop

One-Stop-Shop

From concept to complete build, we can take you all the way to ensure you stress free but extremely professional design services. As well as ensuring you have the best builders and get great value for money. We are a one-stop-shop when looking for architectural design services offering an all-encompassing design process that ensures all aspects of a project complement each other.

Client Testimonials

Have you seen our reviews? We’re honoured to have helped so many Brisbane families realise their dream renovations and built projects.
Read some of our client reviews and stories to see how we can help you, too.

How To Begin…

We have a clear design process that will turn your project dreams into a reality.

We start with our Design Advice Service, a quick and easy way to get started. This is an orally presented service at your home or land, where you will work with expert Brisbane architects and designers to identify possible solutions to your design problem.

Following our Design Advice, we can fully manage your project through our comprehensive 6-Step Process and additional services.

Our 6-Step Architectural Process
Our complete design process takes you from the Design stages, through the Building Approval and Documentation stages, and all the way to Tendering your project to builders. This process can be built upon with our additional services:

Do You Value Good Design? Get In Touch.

We like working with open-minded people who understand the value of good design. If this sounds like you and are confused about where to start, need specific advice about your project or want to learn more about what specialist architects do? We’ve got you covered.

Free Resources to Help You Get Started

We have a wide range of resources you can access for free, providing you with the most informative advice and tips you should know when in the process of designing or renovating your property. No matter what stage of the process you are currently in, these resources will benefit you.

7 Mistakes to Avoid
When Renovating Your 7+ Year Home
7 Mistakes to Avoid When Renovating Your 7+ Year Home 3D Cover

Planning on renovating your home? Download 7 Mistakes To Avoid Resource to avoid common mistakes and understand what’s involved.

The 7 Most Popular
Interior Styles in Australia Today
The 7 Most Popular Interior Styles in Australia Today 3D Cover-1

There are many different interior styles. In this guide, we focus on the 7 most popular styles, how to achieve them and things to avoid.

Project Planning Pack
For Your 7 to 15 Year Home
Planning Your Forever Home - Simple Steps to Ensure Your Success 3D Cover (2)

If you’re completing a building or renovation project, this guide will help you plan ahead and avoid common mistakes.