Posts tagged: interior design

How a big concrete slab can keep you warm

We are often asked about building sustainability and how do you ‘add it’ into the building. Any good architect doesn’t ‘add’ sustainability to a...   Read More

5 easy ways to warm your home

There are a lot of effective ways to warm up your home without breaking the budget and many, unsurprisingly, rely on a combination of...   Read More

5 strokable textures to keep you warm this winter

From the lush, tactile costumes you see in shows like Vikings and Game of Thrones, to this year’s muted colour trends, textures and earthy...   Read More

5 ways to work with modern vintage

My family and I live in a beautiful, architecturally designed rammed earth home that has slick concrete floors, high ceilings and crisp white walls....   Read More

Bijou decorating tips

Like so many French words, ‘bijou’ – pronounced bee-zhooz – is an elegant word that is used to describe small, “charming” spaces. Adopted decades...   Read More

6 ideas to tart up your hallway

We pay a great deal of attention, time and money on making our kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms and living spaces look amazing. But what about...   Read More

Mix it up: Five unique kitchen splashback ideas

Since making a fashionable comeback a decade ago, it looks like splashbacks are here to stay in the Aussie kitchen. Not only do splashbacks...   Read More

What to expect in a renovation rumble

Renovation work can test you in more than one way – it challenges your decision-making skills, your ability to compromise and negotiate, and can...   Read More

Solar skylights the latest products to harness the sun’s power

Australians are great early adopters of technology, so it’s hardly surprising that increasing numbers of manufacturers have embraced solar power to meet community demand....   Read More

5 reasons to build a rammed earth home

Forget the Paleo diet, if you really want to live like the Flintstones, it’s time to get yourself into a rammed earth house. That’s...   Read More