The construction industry has a very firm stereotype, and while people like myself might be working very hard to dispel those stereotypes, others are doing little about it. In fact over my break, while playing on my favourite social media, I found many to be actively encouraging it. This of course brings…Continue Reading
I receive lots of questions here on the blog about many parts of the building process, and one of the most common questions I am asked from clients, is why their builder isn’t onsite everyday. It is generally a big surprise that in fact, the builder will rarely be onsite everyday and there are some…Continue Reading
A preliminary agreement is a fantastic way for you as a client to lock in your chosen builder in the initial stages of work for you new build or renovation. There are several reasons these can work well for a client, which I will talk you though. First we will touch on what the agreement…Continue Reading
This post has been written in collaboration with Scyon Walls.
The Australian climate and lifestyle lends itself to many different styles of homes. The ever-popular Hamptons look is one that is easy to adapt to the Australian climate with the right use of materials and clever design. With is blend of relaxed, casual…Continue Reading
I am one of those crazy people that update their home styling for each season. Until recent years, I found Summer to be the most challenging of them all to embrace. It’s such a busy time of the year and the house can tend to get out of control, that is until I learned to…Continue Reading
Decorating the Christmas table is one of my favourite parts of Christmas. We have had a similar theme for 2 years now and decided that this being the last year in Pen Y Llechwedd, we should honour the house and it’s Australian heritage, so we are sticking to an Australian Christmas table for our Boxing…Continue Reading