Elite Building and Renovations is a customer-focused, highly regarded South Australian building and design company offering a suite of residential services, including custom new homes, extensions, renovations and rescue builds.

Our Vision

At Elite, our vision is to be an Adelaide builder of choice, building beautiful homes, utilising quality products and trades, and establishing great, lasting relationships with our clients.

Elite manages and constructs projects of all sizes and scope. Elite’s experienced and skillful team work collaboratively with clients and their consultants to seamlessly integrate the planning, budgeting, design and construction phases of your project.

Tom, Elite’s founder, has been in the building industry for over 15 years, specialising in renovations and extensions to existing homes. Tom has an fantastic reputation throughout Adelaide for all kinds of building work including extensions, renovations and new homes to name a few.

Additionally, Tom has worked as a site supervisor and carpenter for several companies. After a brilliant career with many significant projects, Tom has decided to launch his very own business, catering to client’s building needs that no other company offers.


Founder and director Tom Saunders has been in the building industry for close to two decades. Tom comes from a family of tradespeople, including master painters, sculptors and builders.

Discovering his passion for building while working with his father’s building company after school from the age of 12, Tom says it was the sense of camaraderie and teamwork that first attracted him to the industry.

Meet The Team

For the highest quality craftsmanship, and attention to detail.