How many of these would you like in your new house / renovation

I quite enjoyed this article by Tamara Stanley. 12 things every Australian home needs I’m not sure about “needing” these things, but there certainly are a few of them on my “want” list! If you’re renovating or building a new home, maybe you also might like to have a Patio / Pool bar like this …

7 Important Questions to Ask Builders

The stage at which you seek quotes from builders can be both exciting and daunting. For many homeowners, it’s a very stressful and confusing stage of the building process as they wade further out of their depth in an effort to select the ‘right’ builder. The ‘right’ builder will be different things to different people, …

13 Hidden Costs Often Missing From Builders’ Quotes

Building and renovating is a new process for most of us, and it can be very daunting if you’re not well prepared. In particular, choosing a builder is one area that can overwhelm a lot of people. This is completely understandable, given the horror stories we often hear and the significant financial investment that’s at …

The missing link that will eliminate budget blow outs

Stop! Don’t do another thing. Do not send those plans out to builders for quoting. Not yet … not unless you will also be sending them a detailed Inclusions Schedule. You see, plans alone are simply not enough. Sure, they’re great for telling builders how big the house is going to be, where the kitchen …