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Pool Area - Living Design - House Makeovers - Wendy Holmes
February 24, 2024

Making Your Holiday Home Great

Making your Holiday Home Great! Holiday homes have become increasingly popular in recent years. They are great places to getaway to over a long weekend or for leisurely family holidays. And, when you are not using it, a holiday home can generate extra income by being...

Lounge after renovation - Living Design
October 20, 2022

Best Return on Investment

Are you wondering if putting more money into your property is going to yield decent investment returns down the road? Should you bother to renovate or stick with what you have and leave the problems up to the future owners should you decide one day...

Living Design - Large Scale House Renovations Specialist in Cape Town and Langebaan
June 22, 2022

The Importance of Lighting in a Home

Lighting is the key to bringing out the best in your home. Interior details such as wood carvings, painting, wallpaper etc. can be accented with the correct lighting. Both the aesthetics and the mood of your home can be established by using beautiful lights. A room...

Living Design - Large Scale House Renovations Specialist in Cape Town and Langebaan
June 8, 2022

Should I buy a new home or renovate the one I’m in?

Your house no longer seems to suit your family’s needs. The rooms are a bit small, there is not enough storage, the bathrooms could do with an update and the kitchen………. just thinking about it makes you have visions of money flying out the window! So,...

Front of House
August 28, 2021

Beginning a Large Scale Renovation

You've taken the plunge.  You are going to be beginning a large-scale renovation.  So what do you need to do first? ________________________________ Source - EIEIhome.com  "4 Things You Must Do Before Beginning a Large Scale Renovation Published EIEI December 28, 2016 The recent increase in housing prices has shone a...

New Double Storey
August 5, 2021

Whole House Remodeling

What do you need to know before starting a whole house remodeling project?  Let's take a look...

Old Bedroom Section now Lounge
July 19, 2021

House Addition Pros and Cons

Should you, shouldn't you?  Let this article help you make the decision. _____________________________ Source - The Spruce "Building a House Addition: Pros and Cons Written by Lee Wallender Updated 05/12/21 Whenever interest rates drop and home equity loans become affordable, an orchestra of hammers and saws arises across the nation. This...

Front of House - Living Design
July 9, 2021

Design for Large Scale Renovations

Taking on large scale renovations can be quite daunting!  This article can help make the process a little bit easier.  It's all in the planning! __________________________ Source - Renovationfind.com "THE IMPORTANCE OF DESIGN FOR LARGE SCALE RENOVATIONS Whether you’re building a custom home or doing a major renovation to...

Christmas - Living Design
November 30, 2020

Christmas Flair for Your Home

Here are some great tips for decorating your home this Christmas season! Paper Crafts Fun, budget-friendly and for the whole family! From tree toppers to stars to decorations for the manelpiece, let your imagination fly! Wreaths Hang a wreath on your front door or above your fireplace to make...