Monthly Archives: September 2019

DIY Ideas – How to DIY a courtyard makeover for Spring

Written on September 26, 2019 at 3:35 am, by

Small spaces can still have big impacts! Explore how you can DIY a courtyard makeover for Spring with these simple, yet striking DIY ideas… Pot plants Nothing says spring quite like fresh blooms. If the cooler seasons were harsh to your plants (or had hardly any to begin with), breathe some new life into your…

Expert Advice: The Costs of Renovations Vs New Builds, with Michael Sloan  

Written on September 25, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

Undertake a fixer-upper or start with a fresh slate? We speak to Michael Sloan, co-founder and Director of The Successful Investor, about the ultimate financial decision; new builds vs renovations! Case Study: Corner block fencing boosts striking new build   Q. For someone looking to purchase a home, what might the pros and cons be…

Design Trend of the Month – Exploring the Dulux Colour Forecast 2020

Written on September 20, 2019 at 8:00 am, by

Do you prefer the lightness of neutral tones, or the lush depths of tropical greens? Choose your favourite palette as we deep-dive into the Dulux Colour Forecast 2020!   Finding our Essence Centre yourself, breathe and reconnect. In this year’s Dulux Colour Forecast, there is an element of self care; rejuvenation, authenticity, nurturing spaces and…

As medium density housing increases, how can installing acoustic fencing boost property value?

Written on September 13, 2019 at 9:41 am, by

As our population increases in Australia, so does the amount of medium density housing to deliver on the growing demand for Australian residences. For those within medium density homes, investing in acoustic fencing provides many benefits for your property; and therefore, increasing interest from prospective buyers. Case Study: Acoustic fencing preserves privacy for duplex development…

Design Trend of the Month – Mediterranean Style

Written on September 5, 2019 at 8:00 pm, by

The Mediterranean Farmhouse revealed in Three Birds’ House 10 has left everyone pining for a weekend in the unique Santorini-meets-Byron home. So, for those looking to bring the magic into their own lives; what exactly encapsulates Mediterranean style? We’ve boiled down this exotic design trend into 5 main features…   Juxtaposing straight and round architectural…