Posts tagged: construction

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

Granny flats get a facelift

Granny flats of the past bear little resemblance to today’s designs. Cramped, dingy interiors, faux country cabin styling and DIY construction have been replaced...   Read More

How to kick-start your next renovation

With March already upon us, now’s a great time to freshen up your home and kick-start that renovation you’ve been thinking about since last...   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

50 years and 5 fascinating facts about Colorbond

Ever since the first coil of Colorbond steel rolled off the production line at Port Kembla, Wollongong in 1966, this humble material has become...   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

What type of investment property should you choose?

Property has always been considered to be one of the safest and most rewarding long-term investments, so if you’re considering making an investment in...   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