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Why it Pays to Choose a Builder First

Why it Pays to Choose a Builder First

You’ve made the exciting decision to create your dream home from scratch, but now there’s one big question on your mind: how do you get started? Building a custom home is one of the greatest investments you’ll ever make, which is why it’s so important to choose a...

Custom Design with a Difference. Q&A with Arei Designs

Custom Design with a Difference. Q&A with Arei Designs

Designing a brand new custom home from scratch can be overwhelming at best. After 15 years in the home building industry, we realised this was a massive pain point for many of our clients.  That’s why we decided to partner with the multi-award-winning Arei...

The Importance of Waterproofing

The Importance of Waterproofing

Building or renovating your home can involve plenty of big-ticket items, but it’s the little details that can make the biggest difference. Waterproofing is a key example of this – when done properly, it should be invisible, but it’s an essential part of the building...

5 Benefits of Design & Build

5 Benefits of Design & Build

When it comes to creating your dream home, choosing the right designer and builder are the keys to success. But what if you could take care of both things in one go? When you choose Design & Build, the two most important aspects of your project will be overseen by...

The Tree Change. Why More Victorians Are Moving Regional

The Tree Change. Why More Victorians Are Moving Regional

The last 12 months have seen huge shifts in every area of our lives, including where we live. With offices opting for remote working and many of us spending more time at home, many Victorians are looking to move from urban centres like Melbourne to regional hotspots,...

Home Design Trends to Look Out For in 2021

Home Design Trends to Look Out For in 2021

As we enter a new year, it’s hard to predict how home design will respond to the upheaval of 2020. What we can predict, however, is a massive change in lifestyle and priorities, which will undoubtedly shape home design trends in 2021.  Being locked down for the...

How Long Does It Take To Build A House?

How Long Does It Take To Build A House?

They say the best things take time. This is no different when building your dream home! Unless you’ve done it before, or are already involved in the industry, it’s likely you’re not too sure on the specifics of the construction process – how do we get from design...

Project Feature: Boralma

Project Feature: Boralma

Rustic country elegance is on full display at our recent design & construct project at Boralma. Situated on 100 acres of land, the completed home features four bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living spaces, office, laundry, mudroom, kitchen with walk-in pantry,...

5 Questions to Ask Before Signing a Building Contract

5 Questions to Ask Before Signing a Building Contract

A building contract is an important legal document, so it’s essential that you understand each section before you sign away. Many clients are confused and overwhelmed by technical or construction jargon included in a building contract and simply sign it without...

Avoiding Budget Blowout with Design & Build

Avoiding Budget Blowout with Design & Build

Building a home is an exciting prospect but can quickly become a nightmare if you don’t have a clear budget in place. We’re sure you’ve heard horror stories of clients who only had vague financial plans at the time of building, so the cost of their project skyrocketed...

Homebuilder Explained: How To Get $45,000 Off Your New Home

Homebuilder Explained: How To Get $45,000 Off Your New Home

The Australian Government recently made a big announcement that’s set to impact new and existing homeowners… They’ll be offering $25,000 cash grants to eligible Australians for new home builds and “substantial” renovations. It’s hoped the stimulus package, called...