Why You Should Consider Getting A Second Story Extension For Better ROI On Your Property

When it comes to owning a home, it only makes sense that you want to maximise the return on your property investment. This often means undertaking renovation, restoration or other property projects, which require time and money. It’s therefore understandable…

The Cardinal Rules Of Property Extensions

Adding extensions to your property is always a great idea, because you end up with more space and increase the value of your home. However, with so many aspects to the extension or renovation process, it’s crucial that every step…

How To Get Better Returns On Your Investment Property

Have you ever wondered how to get the best return on your rental property? A lot of successful properties share a common formula: they are clean, functional, simplistic and above all else, in great condition. Tenants are not interested in…

Why Summer Is The Perfect Time For You To Do A Renovation Project

You’ve decided that at some stage in the near future, you’re going to property extension to your Melbourne home. The question is – when? Here’s why we believe that summer is the best time to do it. The weather is…

Why You Need To Go With A Trusted Extensions Company

Depending on where you live in Melbourne, there could be dozens of renovations specialists in your area, and from some of the stories we’ve heard over the years of unfinished or poorly completed jobs, it’s become increasingly important to ensure…

How To Find The Right Home Extension Company

A home extension company consists of much more than just a builder and an architect. They’re made up of a group of highly-skilled and experienced building and renovations professionals who care about all the intricacies of your property. How do…

Your Top Tips For Bathroom & Laundry Renovations

Is it time for a bigger bathroom space? Do you need a new one altogether? How about splitting your bathroom and laundry into two separate rooms? Whatever your plans for a bathroom or laundry renovation, there are several things you’ll…

A Look Into Kew’s Heritage Homes

If you take a look at Kew today, it goes without saying that you wouldn’t recognise it from centuries ago before the European settlers arrived in 1840. Back then, the site that would become Melbourne was inhabited by the Wurundjeri…

Great Tips To Renovate Your Kitchen

If you’re a homeowner, there will come a time where you’ll want to renovate your kitchen – it is said to be the most trafficked room in the house, after all. If you feel it’s time to revamp your kitchen,…

What To Look For In Your Renovations Contract

After months of consideration and planning, you’re finally ready to get started on your home renovation. Your next step? Finalising your renovations contract with your building company. It’s crucial that you take your time with this part of the process,…

A History Of Malvern’s Heritage Homes

Being a resident of one of Melbourne’s oldest suburbs, Malvern, comes with many advantages. You conveniently located in an area that has some of the best schools, business hubs, and shopping centre. On top of that, find out why it’s…

Why You Should Add A Pool House To Your Property Extension?

Have you ever wished there was a fridge packed with cold drinks and snacks within arm’s reach of your pool? How about being able to rinse off after a dip without dripping all over your carpeted bedroom? One of the…

What Can You Do With Your Heritage Home

Heritage homes are the great visible images of our unique Australian history. They allow generations to peek, as it were, into the past for a brief moment. But these heritage homes, being old, do need restorative renovations. The problem is,…

Six Questions You Should Ask Before Adding Extensions To Your Home

Adding an extension to your Melbourne home is always a good idea because it will add value to your home by giving you more space. However, there have been many horror stories told of building extensions gone wrong during and…

How To Avoid Neighbourly Disputes When Renovating OR Extending

All too often your once-beloved neighbour can become your worst nightmare when you decide that your home needs a renovation or an extension. Although we might like to say it’s none of their business since it’s your property, it’s hard…

This Is Why Melburnians Love Federation-Style Houses

Coined in 1969, Federation Houses have always been a fascination for Melburnians and according to leading auctioneers, this fascination is not going to end anytime soon. In fact, the desire for such homes is only growing, and the prices in…

Thinking About DIY Home Improvements? Here Are Seven Important Tips To Consider

Before you fly off with your ideas about how to improve your home, there are certain things you need to consider first. More often than not, DIY projects become a nightmare, causing disappointment and frustration to the once-enthusiastic homeowner. With…

Benefits Of Alfresco Dining On A Melbourne Veranda

We’re a fortunate nation. Our climate is perfect for outdoor living and dining. Adding a veranda to your home, especially in Melbourne, swellsthe value of your home, and encourages you and your family to entertain outdoors and enjoy the greenery,…

How Long Is My Extension Likely to Take?

When a client asks us how long an extension will take, they rarely believe it will be completed in time. It’s a sad reality that builders often over-promise and under-deliver, seeing as unforeseen delays are a reality. When it comes…

Who Will Be On My Renovation Site And What Will They Do?

When you decide to renovate your home, you normally deal exclusively with one or two senior members of the business until your plans are finalised.It is understandable that you’d feel taken aback by the sheer amount of people who turn…