With over 15 years of estimating experience in the construction industry, Michael Borlase is a well-versed innovator in his Estimating role. His wealth of knowledge in construction practices and building methods positions him as a valuable asset to Package Landscapes.
In his early career, Michael ventured into various industries, gaining experience in sales, design, and even car audio installation. Now occupying the position of national Lead Estimator, Michael is instrumental in creating detailed itemised Bill of Quantities for both in-house and external designs. His meticulous approach ensures accurate pricing, avoiding hidden costs during construction.
The most enjoyable aspects of Michael’s role include reviewing designs to stay abreast of current trends and researching new and exciting products in the ever-evolving market.
Michael’s significant achievement lies in the development of the estimating program, showcasing his commitment to the continual improvement of Package Landscapes’ estimating systems.
With a background in design, Michael leverages his skills to interpret plans and offer valuable suggestions for cost savings or enhanced end results.
Michael displays commitment to our core value “We excel in creative ingenuity”, aiming to deliver the best quality service to Package Landscapes’ expanding customer base. Michael emphasises transparent communication and a focus on getting the job under budget without compromising the final dream outcome.
Working at Package Landscapes, Michael enjoys the dynamic and cohesive team culture, where the Design, Estimating, and Construction teams collaborate seamlessly to deliver limitless results.
He believes Package Landscapes stands out in the industry due to our meticulous attention to detail. Every job undergoes rigorous design and extensive estimation protocols, ensuring the delivery of our clients’ visions.
Adding a touch of humour to his profile, Michael’s favorite movie is Caddyshack! And our office-based team members are always delighted when Michael brings his best mate ‘Bruce’ to join us at work, adding to the welcoming and pet-friendly workplace atmosphere we appreciate.