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Stephen Palmer Design Studio

Posted: May 7, 2016 2:43 pm EDT Updated: September 9, 2016 2:43 pm EDT Stephen Palmer Design Studio

Stephen Palmer’s Design Studio in Whanganui is an institution, having been active in the District for 40 years. His award-winning buildings can be seem all around the area, from houses to public buildings to shopfronts.

Business Name: Stephen Palmer Design Studio

Hometown: Whanganui. And I will go to Marton, Taihape, Raetihi, Ohakune, Waverley and Patea..

What’s the name of the business owner(s)? Stephen Palmer

Years in operation:  40!

What do you love about Whanganui? Its central location to Wellington, Manawatu, Rangitikei, Ruapehu and Taranaki.

What does your business do better then anyone else?
Produce imaginative but practical building designs and documentation for economical fees.

I have long experience in the building industry, working for architects, engineers, builders and free lance.

I know about design, materials and methods and keep up to date with the professional development programme available to members of Architectural Designers NZ.

I’m a Licensed Building Practitioner; Design 3, the highest category.

Tell us about your team. Who does what?
I do it all!

What’s your top tip for business success?
Honest to goodness personal service 



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