About Neumode

Director and Registered Builder Michael Hill has over 35 years of experience in the building industry. As a qualified carpenter and builder, he sets the benchmark for his company’s exceptional attention to detail in addition to contributing extensive technical building expertise. Michael has spent many years renovating and extending period homes as well as architecturally designed custom homes.

As a result of Michael's broad experience, he has the skills to transform an original house into a stunning contemporary home, while retaining heritage details or blending to a modern home. All this ably supported by a professional team of employees and sub-contractors. Michael values quality client relationships as much as the construction itself.

Glen Iris Master Home Builder Melbourne
Michael Hill - Neumode Director

Director: Michael Hill

Director, Michael Hill, qualified as a carpenter in 1993 and has worked extensively in the residential and small commercial building industry, predominantly in Victoria with stints in Queensland and the UK. Michael’s apprenticeship included renovating period homes in Malvern, Glen Iris, and the surrounds.

Starting his own business, his reputation quickly ensured word of mouth referrals assisted to build the business and his team of trades. Neumode Design and Construction was registered in 2001 and has become a multi-award-winning company that offers comprehensive building services with a reputation for building homes of the highest quality. Neumode’s experience ranges from small extensions to architecturally designed new homes.

Since 2006, Neumode is proud to have been presented with multiple Master Builders Association of Victoria (MBAV) Excellence in Housing and Housing Industry Association (HIA) awards showcasing building craftsmanship.

Our Team

Over the years Michael has assembled and retained an enthusiastic and collaborative team that consists of both full-time professional employees and sub-contractors who share his commitment to building excellence. Each project has a Site Manager allocated who actively works on the project as well as supervising day-to-day site professionals. Neumode believes strongly in guiding the next generation of carpenters and has a number of carpentry apprentices at any one time.

Award winning projects

With decades of experience behind them, Neumode consistently delivers projects of outstanding quality and craftsmanship. Our projects have been recognised with a number of industry awards.

MBA VIC Best Custom Home $1m – $2m


HIA VIC Renovation/ Addition Project of the Year


MBA VIC Best Renovation & Addition $500k – $750k


MBA VIC Best Renovation & Addition $200k – $300k


MBA VIC Best Custom Home $600k – $800k


MBA VIC Best Renovation/ Addition $150k – $300k