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2nd Bedroom After Renovation
December 5, 2019

An Elegant Home on a Budget

We all want to make our homes look elegant and well designed.  But the thought of all that money being spent put's us off!  Here are a few ideas on how to have an elegant home on a budget! Please follow the link provided to read...

Garden
November 28, 2019

Garden Design

Garden Design - The Spruce https://www.thespruce.com/garden-design-principles-1403012 - follow the link to the full article. By Marie Iannotti "Garden design is a very personal expression and even at it's best, it is not an exact science. However, there are some guiding principles that will help you create a...

Open Plan Living
November 14, 2019

Basic Interior Design Principles

Basic Interior Design Principles from The Spruce https://www.thespruce.com/basic-interior-design-principles-1391370 Follow the link to read the article at source. "When you know the basic interior design principles you can transform any space to look fabulous. You know what it feels like when you walk into a well-designed room. You can...

June 25, 2019

Renovating an old house – what to watch out for

Renovating an old house can be tricky.  Homes To Love gives us a few pointers.   Things to watch out for when renovating an old house https://www.homestolove.com.au/things-to-watch-out-for-when-renovating-an-old-house-6411 - follow the link to read the full article "There are some things that can turn renovating an old house from a...

June 6, 2019

Some Interior Design Tips

We found some great advice on interior design from Freshome (please follow the links provided to read the original articles.  If you are thinking of giving your home a fresh look, take a peek at these tips.  Both articles were written by Tara Mastroeni     "3 Powerful...

May 15, 2019

Do I need a project manager for my renovation?

Managing a renovation can be a tricky and stressful thing to undertake.  You might think that you will be saving money if you do it yourself, but you might end up losing money if you aren't quite sure what you are doing.  Here are a...

May 2, 2019

Add value to your property through renovations

Thinking of selling your home?  If you fix up, or update your house before putting it on the market, you could add money to the selling price that will more than cover the money you put in.  Here are some tips from Jaye-Dee Jansen from...

March 4, 2019

How to handle renovation stress

Renovations can be very stressful!  The noise, the dust, the contractors, the cost!  Here are a few articles with some tips on how to cope. Please follow the links to the original articles. ____________________________________________ Home By Jenn  - link "Because this is our dream home, the word “compromise” may...

January 18, 2019

Home Renovations Trends 2019

Joy Bender posted the following 15 Home Trends That Will Make You Want To Remodel (2019) Please follow the link above for the full article. Get some inspiration for the new year! "When it comes to remodeling and decorating your home, it's always helpful to see what's popular...

Front of House
January 15, 2018

How To Increase The Value Of Your Home During Summer Renovation Season

Summer is finally upon us — are you going to take advantage of the prime home renovation season? Summer affords us the free time and good weather to take on those home improvement projects that have been bumping around our brains since December. Home improvement projects are,...