Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Over 90% of our work is either referral or repeat business; we believe this reflects our quality & service provided.
40% deposit at acceptance of our quotation then 30% at the start of onsite works, 25% progress claim mid-way project onsite, then final 5% at handover.
No, these types of fitout are best suited for companies that specialise in this area. At SFS we stick to what we specialise in which is fashion, hair & beauty, medical & dental, optical, chemist, newsagent & book stores, discount & large box retail – this is why we have the reputation we have.
No, we construct only.
No, our process to obtain a tender is make contact and arrange a meeting then send us your plans so we can review for our meeting in our office.
No, we work in Sydney metro only.
There is no way to give a general cost of a fitout, as there are so many variances in the fitout industry and not every store is the same. What we suggest is you have to know your budget then work closely with your designer to design within this, then pick your preferred Shopfitter based on whom you feel comfortable working with. Then work with them to meet your budget. Never select a Shopfitter based on the cheapest price.
Most of our work is working in all major shopping centres and yes we understand all the requirements of these centres.
We pride ourselves on our service & quality as a result we believe our prices offer exceptional value for money. As mentioned above never select a Shopfitter based on the cheapest price.
A rough guide from initial meeting would be 1-2 weeks to tender presentation, then from tender acceptance and receipt of deposit payment 2-4 weeks for management, procurement & joinery manufacturing stage, then 3-4 weeks onsite construction period or even longer for larger projects.
No, we are a complete shopfitting business.
No, we only contract direct to clients, designers or architects.