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Burwood Home builder

Friday, April 17, 2020
By creating a custom design home it will give you great scope to design a kitchen that suits you and your style. Here is a perfect design with a colour combination that works perfectly.
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Carnegie Home builder

Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Designs are going back to the basics with the addition of stone within the home. Not only does this add interest but it gives a lasting statement that will make your home design stand alone.
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Donvale Home builder

Wednesday, April 08, 2020
Creating interesting features within our custom design homes is a passion of ours. By adding some plaster bulkheads with timber lining boards add a point of interest then add a beautiful fire place and wow that works.
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Warrandyte Home builder

Monday, April 06, 2020
When you have a great view from your backyard why not use it? What about a good size deck, don’t make the mistake of many by building a small deck which is unable to be used to maximum the open feel.
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Ivanhoe Home builder

Friday, April 03, 2020
Custom robe fitouts are becoming the normal with our clients and we are achieving some great results. With a custom design robe you can have shoe racks, hat racks, prep areas and the list goes on.
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Blackburn Home builder

Wednesday, April 01, 2020
National Tiles are a great stop for creating design ideas for your wet areas. Depending on your personal choice you could choose some large tiles as a statement piece or maybe some smaller mosaic tiles possibly as a feature strip.
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Templestowe Home builder

Monday, March 30, 2020
Building design is a very personal choice and a few of our clients lately are asking us to incorporate some natural elements to their home designs.
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Diamond Creek Home builder

Friday, March 27, 2020
Interesting selection of stone by one of our clients in Diamond Creek from the Ambassador Stone Signature range (Sierra Leone). Sierra Leone stone is manufactured stone by Ambassador. The stone has a pleasant mixture of dramatic and subtle grain throughout with amazing results.  
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Home Builder Kew

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
The concrete piers have been poured and the base is finished at one of our Kew projects. Just need the pods placed and boxing inspection then concrete.
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Home builder Diamond Creek

Monday, March 23, 2020
The site cut is finished and the contractors are starting to bore the holes for the retaining walls at one of our Diamond Creek custom home builds.
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Kew Home builder

Friday, March 20, 2020
Buildings often with the latest design can become very cold looking so I always like to add a splash of warmth by adding some timber elements. Cedar linings are very appealing and give an attractive warming feature.
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Home Builder Diamond Creek

Monday, March 16, 2020
The base is now finished at one of our Diamond Creek projects just needs the boxing. The Steelwork will be placed then the inspection and concrete.
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Custom home builder Kew

Friday, March 13, 2020
The base is ready for the boxing then steelwork and inspection then the concrete will be going down at one of our custom home builds in Kew.
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Custom Home Builder Keilor

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
The raft slab is underway at one of our sites in Keilor, steel will be in shortly and then the concrete.
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Knock down rebuild Canterbury

Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Sick of looking at a plain painted wall why not add some wall paper to give the room some interest!
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Knock down rebuild Warrandyte

Friday, March 06, 2020
There is so much wasted space usually under your staircase so why not use it for storage and in this case a wine store.
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Knock down rebuild Melbourne

Monday, March 02, 2020
There is something about a timber feature ceiling in the home that makes the home seem warmer. Here is an example of a timber feature ceiling combining with styling elements that blend perfectly.
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Knock down rebuild Templestowe

Friday, February 28, 2020
It seems like yesterday when we started this beautiful home and what an amazing result we achieved. On this site was a 1970s house that we removed and then we built this French provincial manor.
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Knock down rebuild Templestowe

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
This could be the perfect bathroom with inlay panelled cabinets, Italian tiles and 80mm stone bench tops.
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Builder Forest Hill

Monday, February 24, 2020
Stairways can often feel very confined, so an idea we often use is to install glass balustrading and this creates a feeling of space.
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Custom builder Warrandyte

Friday, February 21, 2020
Sub floor nearly completed at one of our Warrandyte knock down rebuilds in Warrandyte.
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Knock Down Rebuild Ringwood

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
A great feature for any room is to install custom cabinets, we are finding this is becoming the normal with most of our builds.
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Builder Templestowe

Monday, February 17, 2020
A perfect way to make a room statement is to place a chandelier in the middle of the room, here is a perfect example in one of our knock down rebuild homes in Templestowe.
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Custom builder Healesville

Friday, February 14, 2020
Slabs all boxed up and steel in place ready for concrete at one of our projects in Healesville.
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Custom Builder Eltham

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
When building a knock down rebuild why not design a spacious walk in robe. Here is a perfect example of a custom walk in robe with plenty of storage and hanging space.
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Custom builder Templestowe

Monday, February 10, 2020
Pouring the strip footings at one of our Templestowe knock down rebuilds. Strip footing are a common approach to foundations when dealing with a sloping site.
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Custom builder Diamond Creek

Friday, February 07, 2020
Posi joists are being installed at one of our Diamond Creek custom builds. This is a great way of saving timber by using Posi joists instead of timber beams.
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Custom builder Lower Templestowe

Wednesday, February 05, 2020
When building on a sloping site the most popular way of approaching footings are strip footings. Pictured here is an example on one of our Templestowe knock down rebuilds.
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Custom builder Diamond Creek

Monday, February 03, 2020
When building retaining walls they can become very boring so why not make them more interesting by adding some rock features. Here is a perfect example of one of our projects in Diamond Creek showing the use of a combination of rocks and conventional concrete sleepers with stunning results.
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​ Custom builder Camberwell

Friday, January 31, 2020
  When building a kitchen including an island bench, you really should consider some stunning pendant lights. The pendants will help highlight the island and make your kitchen pop.  
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