Posts tagged: building

How to start a Street Library

Since Sydneysider Nic Lowe started Street Library in November 2015, his “Borrow a Book, Lend a Book” initiative has since blossomed all over Australia....   Read More

5 lessons you can expect to learn when building a custom home

From finding the perfect block of land and choosing a custom home builder you can trust to settling on a particular design, it’s safe...   Read More

The risks and rewards of DIY home repairs

Have you ever wanted to redo your kitchen, renovate the bathroom, or extend your entertaining area by adding on a new deck? If so,...   Read More

How to prevent DIY injuries

Renovating our home can be incredibly rewarding – not to mention cost-saving – if we do it ourselves but undertaking a DIY project isn’t...   Read More

Top 5 building inspection fails

The costs involved with buying a home can sometimes be overwhelming. Legal bills, mortgage establishment fees and hefty stamp duty can quickly add up....   Read More

10 council-friendly building application tips

Are you planning to build a new home or improve your existing one? Before you consult an architect, a quick read of our tips...   Read More

How to choose an architect

If the beginning of a New Year has inspired you to kick-start some major renovations, or you’re ready to start designing your dream home,...   Read More

Building a single storey home

It’s a common dilemma that homebuyers face, but it’s actually not a contest. Both single-storey and double-storey homes offer a range of lifestyle benefits...   Read More

Rebuilding and subdividing

Love where you live, but not quite so keen on the home you live in? It could be time to consider demolition. It sounds...   Read More

Is it better to knock down and rebuild or renovate?

If your house is too small, outdated or just not right for your lifestyle, but you live on a quality block or in a...   Read More