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How To Maximise An Acreage Block

How To Maximise An Acreage Block

Owning acreage is the dream of many nature lovers. Who wouldn't want to wake up to sweeping views and birdsong, and breathe in the fresh air? While a large block of land can be idyllic, there are several factors to consider when investing in an acreage home, such as...

Project Showcase: Waldara

Project Showcase: Waldara

This double-storey weatherboard build evokes the classic, cosy feeling of a country home with a contemporary twist. Drawing inspiration from the Hamptons, the living spaces are minimalist and expansive, with a heavy focus on the leafy green surrounds. This inviting...

How To Get The Most From Your Building Budget

How To Get The Most From Your Building Budget

One of the first steps to designing and building your dream home is setting your budget. The amount you have allocated to spend will influence every aspect of your build - from the team you choose, to the number of rooms and inclusions you will have. Once you know...

What’s Trending In Home Design?

What’s Trending In Home Design?

With a fresh year comes fresh design trends for your home. And, with many of us still living and working from home, our home design choices are more important than ever before. If you need some inspiration for the design of your new home, we’ve collected the top...

How To Choose The Right Builder For You

How To Choose The Right Builder For You

Building your own home is likely to be one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make – and it goes without saying that choosing the right builder is crucial to the success of your dream home. If you’re feeling unsure of how to go about finding a builder that you can...

What to Know When Building a River Frontage Home

What to Know When Building a River Frontage Home

There’s nothing quite like building a brand-new home on a block of land that offers stunning river views. A river is an incredible natural wonder that will add a touch of tranquillity and calm to any home, but unlike a more traditional block of land, a river-frontage...

Why it Pays to Choose Custom

Why it Pays to Choose Custom

A custom build delivers a dream home that captures your lifestyle vision, with the help of a specialist team focused on details, quality, and personalised perfection. As North East Victoria’s most trusted custom home builders, we know the possibility of a slightly...

Single Storey vs Double Storey: Which Is Better For You?

Single Storey vs Double Storey: Which Is Better For You?

Choosing a single or double storey home involves understanding and balancing of priorities, preferences and practicalities. Weighing options carefully will help you decide on the best build for your lifestyle and situation. ...

5 House Plans Perfect For An Acreage Block

5 House Plans Perfect For An Acreage Block

It should come as no surprise that a county as large as Australia continues to experience an increase in demand for acreage block house designs. Boasting unmatched peacefulness and serenity of nature, there’s something so special about the open spaces, lush...

What’s the Difference Between Prime Cost and Provisional Sum?

What’s the Difference Between Prime Cost and Provisional Sum?

It’s an exciting time when you’re finally ready to sign the contract on your brand-new building project. But before you do, you might be confused by some of the lingo found on your documents. While standard Master Builders Association contracts, like those we use at...

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...