How to Tell If Your Renovation Requires a Permit

October 29, 2018

Doing renovations is a great way to make your home more livable, improve its aesthetic appeal and even increase your home’s overall value! But, depending on what type of renovation you’re planning, you may require a permit! Permits may sound like a headache to get your hands on, but they are much better than having…

How to Avoid Renovations Regret

October 16, 2018

Renovation regrets, unfortunately, happen all too often. People with big ideas end up with unattractive or even unnecessary additions to their homes because they did not think through their renovations. Here are some tips to help you avoid renovation regret. Planning is everything One of the most common renovation regrets is disliking the overall look…

How Trees Can Affect Your Renovation

August 29, 2018

Green leafy suburbs may offer huge appeal for those looking to buy or build a new home, but for renovators, local tree regulations often pose a challenge when it comes to home extensions and improvements. Standard A8 (54.03-6) on Significant Trees is the legislation that governs what property renovation ideas are permissible when it impacts…

How You Can Stretch Your Renovation Budget

May 9, 2018

Of course, you want the best – who doesn’t? However, when it comes to renovating your home, you have to spend the most to get the best. If you’re not in the position to do this, you need to look at ways of stretching your budget so you can get the most out of your…

The History Of Burwood

April 27, 2018

The history of Burwood, Victoria began with the first settlements in the mid to late 1800s that sparsely populated the town. Over the last 200 years, a constant property boom has occurred, which has ensured Burwood is a place both young and old Australians are flocking to. This is why Burwood’s history is a fascination…

Great Tips To Renovate Your Kitchen

December 7, 2017

If you’re a homeowner, there will come a time where you’ll want to renovate your kitchen – it is said to be the most trafficked room in the house, after all. If you feel it’s time to revamp your kitchen, we are going to give you the tips you need to nail it the first…

What To Look For In Your Renovations Contract

November 28, 2017

After months of consideration and planning, you’re finally ready to get started on your home renovation. Your next step? Finalising your renovations contract with your building company. It’s crucial that you take your time with this part of the process, as it could be the difference between your project finishing on time and to your…

How Long Is My Extension Likely to Take?

August 25, 2017

When a client asks us how long an extension will take, they rarely believe it will be completed in time. It’s a sad reality that builders often over-promise and under-deliver, seeing as unforeseen delays are a reality. When it comes to building a home extension, it’s better to get it right the first time than…

Who Will Be On My Renovation Site And What Will They Do?

August 17, 2017

When you decide to renovate your home, you normally deal exclusively with one or two senior members of the business until your plans are finalised.It is understandable that you’d feel taken aback by the sheer amount of people who turn up on day one of construction! Many people fear that a large team of strangers…