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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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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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Is a Deck Worth The Investment?

Is a Deck Worth The Investment?

There are a couple of questions we are asked with regularity as builders, that I am answering on the Blog this month, one was Should I Renovate My Kitchen, and today’s is, Is a Deck Worth The Investment. Naturally these answers depend on your own set of circumstances, but there are certainly…Continue Reading

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Should I Renovate My Kitchen?

Should I Renovate My Kitchen?

Renovating a kitchen is not an easy decision to reach. There are many pro’s and con’s to consider such as the inconvenience of living without one for a reasonable period of time and if the expense is really a worthy investment. While many of us would love a new kitchen, many of us balk at…Continue Reading

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How To Survive A Renovation

How To Survive A Renovation

Renovating your home is one of the most stressful things you will ever do. It has nearly done my head in the 2 times we have renovated. I find the mess, the disorganisation and the constant interruptions to our family life to be the most challenging. However the end result is often…Continue Reading

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Backyard Transformation – A Handy Guide

Backyard Transformation – A Handy Guide

This post has been written in collaboration with Sunshower Online.

With the festive season just behind us, it’s a great time to be focusing on making a few improvements to your backyard. An expensive time of year, the last thing you want to be spending a lot of money on is the garden maintenance. Fortunately, sprucing…Continue Reading

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