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Essence Building Group specialising in custom homes, additions and renovations. Servicing a range of clients in Sunshine Coast & Brisbane, it offers a tailored and unique building experience, collaborating with homeowners to bring their vision to life.


The family business is led by Brent and Vannessa Hennessy. With over 20 years experience in the industry, Brent is well-placed to manage every project, co-ordinating trades and suppliers to create solutions tailored to the client’s lifestyle and budget. Meanwhile, Vannessa manages all administration with an exceptional attention to detail, ensuring that all projects go off without a hitch.


Together, Brent & Vannessa help bring dream homes to life, working closely with clients to assist and guide at every stage of the project, whether that’s with drawings completed, or from scratch. Their expert team and list of suppliers have been handpicked for their high standards of workmanship and use the best building techniques to achieve a home specific to the clients’ needs. With open communication, a fantastic knowledge of the latest materials, trends and methods, and experience dealing with difficult sites, they will ensure that your building experience exceeds your expectations.