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My Builder’s Quote Is A Little Out Of Reach, What Do I Do?

My Builder’s Quote Is A Little Out Of Reach, What Do I Do?

This post has been written in collaboration with People’s Choice Credit Union.

Preparing for a renovation can be a really exciting time! You’ve been dreaming for ages about how different your life will be once the renovation is complete. You’ve made your selections, planned for the new furniture, window coverings and light fittings. You’ve chosen your…Continue Reading

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Who I Wouldn’t Build My Home With

Who I Wouldn’t Build My Home With

I have learned a lot of things in my time in the industry, one of the most important things I have learned, I would like to share with you today. Now if you have come for the sensational name and shame here, you are in the wrong place. I believe all builders have their merits,…Continue Reading

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Why A Queenslander

Why A Queenslander

When I look around the internet, I can find plenty of articles telling you all the potential pitfalls of a Queenslander, but I cannot find a single one telling you Why A Queenslander is a good idea. I thought it time to change that and share with you Why I believe a Queenslander is a…Continue Reading

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You’re A Builder, You Must Be Rich!

You’re A Builder, You Must Be Rich!

I cannot tell you how many times as a builder, I have heard this statement or one to the same effect. Business owners in general are assumed to be wealthy, but in most cases, nothing could be further from the truth. We had a real spate of people trying to rip us off, steal from…Continue Reading

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Small Business Spotlight – Scouted Design

Small Business Spotlight – Scouted Design

Instagram is my most favourite social media platform. I have made many friends through sharing our home and our lives. More than this, I have found so many businesses I might not have known of otherwise. This week in our Small Business Spotlight**, I am sharing one of these businesses found on Instagram. Scouted Design…Continue Reading

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Signing A Building Contract – What You Need To Know

Signing A Building Contract – What You Need To Know

After your quotes are in, and the builder chosen, it will be necessary to sign a  building contract with your chosen builder prior to work commencing. All building work over $3300 in Australia requires a contract, and for works to be carried out for less than this amount there are also contact available to protect…Continue Reading

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Finding My Inspiration

Finding My Inspiration

Recently I was having a conversation with a new friend about what I do here on the blog, one of her questions  was the same question I have been asked a few times by readers, so I thought I would answer it here on the blog as well.

Where do you find your inspiration?

Finding my Inspiration

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