About Archertec Interiors
When creating spaces we know that the smallest details matter… especially the details that matter to you.
- We work collaboratively with architects, builders, developers and industry consultants forming strong partnerships to work through the process of building your home or interior space.
- We keep the client involved at every step of the way during the design process taking every consideration to explore options and opportunities to achieve your design aspirations.
- We provide bespoke, functional, and well thought through solutions to improve your wellbeing and lifestyle.
- We offer a complete residential design, building and project management service for custom built homes, knockdown rebuilds, extensions, and renovations, working closely with affiliated builders that are a part of our team.
Meet Sonja McAuliffe
Sonja started her interior design career in 1989 and after 10 years started her own design company and has been managing Archertec Interiors for more than 20 years completing many successful projects across Canberra and the regional area specialising in residential architecture and boutique commercial projects.
Over the years Sonja has worked on a diverse range of projects gaining a wealth of experience from projects as large as casinos, hotels and resorts, to multi-unit developments, shopping centres and workplace design, right through to the small-scale retail fit outs, hospitality and boutique office design.
Sonja has a passion for residential architecture, with a Finnish Norwegian heritage and growing up with European family influences, Sonja often draws inspiration from her overseas connections and regularly sources ideas and beautiful design options from international suppliers. Sonja loves to travel and explore new ideas and colour combinations, keeping on top of current trends and design technology.
Sonja has an eye for concept development, high quality detailing and materiality. Technically astute Sonja is able to apply her expertise to develop award winning project outcomes which meet her clients personal and business aspirations.
Winning awards locally, nationally and internationally since 2002. Sonja is continually recognised for her work and contribution to the industry. In 2007 Sonja was awarded a Fellowship with the Design Institute of Australia and was also awarded Professional Consultant of the Year at the Master Builders & Boral Awards in 2009.
Sonja is passionate about good design and wants people to enjoy the process of creating great interior spaces and well-built homes. It’s important to her that her clients are a big part of the creative journey, working together to explore the best options so they can feel good in the space or home they have designed together.
Why Archertec Interiors?
- Experienced, qualified and creative.
- Works with you closely to acheive your optimum building design within your budget.
- Access to current design trends, information, products and design knowledge that suits the Canberra market.
- Excellent documentation and planning skills using computer aided design (CAD) software packages.
- Up to date with the relevant design and building standards including access and mobility requirements.
- International, national and local award winning interior design.