How to Select Heating and Cooling Options for Your Home Extension

Heating and cooling options

Did you know in Australia, 40% of a household’s energy usage typically goes to heating and cooling? In a day and age where Melbourne has been declared a climate emergency, it’s time we assessed the heating and cooling options for our homes. Since heating and cooling consumes so much energy, it makes sense to use […]

3 Reasons Why You Should Only Hire a Registered Builder

When you’re planning a building project like a home extension, it can be tempting to hire an unregistered builder. After all, an unlicensed builder typically offers their services cheaper than registered builders. It may seem like a good money-saving option, especially if you’re working with a tight budget however the VBA requirements are thorough for […]

10 Tips for Upgrading Your Outdoor Living Space

It doesn’t matter if you’ve lived in your home for decades or you’ve just bought a new one with amazing potential, you might be looking to change the backyard area to better suit your needs and lifestyle. Depending on the space at your disposal, the ways how you can upgrade your outdoor living space are […]

Home Extensions: 7 Interesting Tips

You can go wrong with changing the décor of your home but you can never go wrong with a home extension. Adding more space to your home will transform your household in a positive way as you’ll have more space at your disposal. Furthermore, a home extension will help the property fetch a higher selling […]

Old House Renovation 101: 5 Essential Tips for a Stunning Rehabilitation

There’s something unexplainably appealing in living in an old house. They have a character and a style that is their own. Depending on the year the house was built, it can provide a unique glimpse of the past from the modern-day perspective. However, before you say your vows, you need to know the bride. Owning […]

What is a multigenerational household and why it can work for you

a happy multigenerational family enjoying lunch outdoors by MultiGen

Multigenerational homes are changing the way we live. With the figure of these households on the rise, there are currently more than four million Australians living in these types of homes with one in five households a multigenerational home. Essentially, MultiGen homes house adults from two or more generations living under the one roof. Why […]

10 Essential Things To Know Before You Paint a Room

Painting is one of the fastest and easiest ways to completely change how a room feels but that doesn’t mean it is a project that should be taken lightly. There are a lot of ways to mess up a paint job and end up with results you’ll hate for years to come. When you’re getting […]

7 Essential Remodelling Tips to Completely Transform a Master Bedroom

Bedroom extension

If you keep it unchanged for a long time, your bedroom can easily fall behind more prominent areas such as the living room or an open-plan kitchen and dining room combo. Luckily, updating your sleeping space is much easier than, for example, renovating a bathroom or making the attic habitable. Improve your comfort and the […]

Home Extensions | Seven Common Mistakes

Home Renovation transition

Each year eight million homeowners undergo home extensions and renovations (Roy Morgan, 2017). With the millions that make this decision, nine out of 10 choose to work with professional help. Even with professional help, there are still mistakes made in the journey of creating your dream home, below are a few ways to combat them. […]

Living Room Extension Ideas for 2019

Living room renovation ideas

Extending your home for additional family room or entertainment area space is quite a common building trend. And even if your Melbourne home extension isn’t aimed specifically towards a living room extension, it would still likely need some adjustments simply because you are moving other functional areas in your home. So, since your living room […]