Building + Design

Home Renovation Rescue Tips To Get You Through

Home Renovation Rescue Tips To Get You Through

Is home renovation on your mind? Finding your dream home sometimes seems like an impossible task.
If you have exact ideas about what you’re after, you may end up buying a property with potential and embarking on a renovation project instead. Here are a couple of tips to get you through. To READ MORE please click the title.

Ready To Go Green? How To Create An Eco-Friendly Home

Ready To Go Green? How To Create An Eco-Friendly Home

So you’d like to investigate creating an eco-friendly home? Have you thought about what it means to ‘Go Green’? These days, being eco-friendly is very much in fashion. So many of us are looking for environmentally friendly clothing lines and helping the planet by eating organic. But one of the best places you can start going green is in your very own home. To READ MORE please click the title.

Dream Home Renovation : Why It’s Beneficial To Look For Potential

Dream Home Renovation : Why It’s Beneficial To Look For Potential

Is your dream home renovation always uppermost in your mind? Do you have a picture in your mind that pops up every time it’s mentioned? Have you looked at new properties, but been left feeling cold? Do you have an interest in interior design? If so, why not consider a renovation project? Sometimes, looking for potential is the key to making your dream home renovation come true.

The Importance Of Finding That Perfect Property That Inspires You

The Importance Of Finding That Perfect Property That Inspires You

Sometimes we need a change of scenery. So we choose to put our homes on the market and go in search of somewhere new and exciting to move to; the perfect property.

If you’re anything like me, when it comes to house hunting, you want to find the perfect property that gets you excited. So much so, that before you’ve even put in an offer, you’re already planning out how you’d put your own stamp on the place.

Remodeling Realities: Don’t Ignore The Exterior Of Your Home

Remodeling Realities: Don’t Ignore The Exterior Of Your Home

Remodeling the exterior of your home may be easier than you realise. Your home represents so many things to you. Security, family, warmth. When you’ve been away from it for a while, such as on holiday or even just for a day at work, coming back to it is bliss. But let’s be honest – between the ravages of weather and the passage of time, some of our homes haven’t aged well. Sometimes, to make sure that warmth, security and blissful feeling remains, we need some remodeling motivation. It’s fairly simple – we all do smaller jobs that freshen up…

Home Design Choices for A Healthier House

Home Design Choices for A Healthier House

Home design choices are often made on style and desires. However, being healthy is important to most people so choices are also made to maintain wellbeing. So, can home design choices help you to also make healthy choices? The simple answer is ‘Yes’. You can select design features that help you maintain a healthier lifestyle in a variety of ways. To READ MORE please click the title.

Interior Decorating Dreams Need These Essentials Fixed First

Interior Decorating Dreams Need These Essentials Fixed First

Interior decorating dreams are on the minds of many Don’t Call Me Penny readers. Maybe you have recently moved house. Or are you renovating an old property? If so, there is probably a lot to do before you start choosing wall colours and bed linen. It may not be all that fun, but it’s essential to get the priority jobs out of the way. Here are some tasks to tick off before you start implementing your interior decorating dreams. To FIND OUT MORE please click the title.

5 Home Remodelling Hacks That Will Make A Difference

5 Home Remodelling Hacks That Will Make A Difference

Must-know home remodelling hacks will help you, and your budget because buying your perfect home is one thing – but making it your perfect home is another. Whether it’s an empty shell when you move in or a property you’ve been living in for a while, there are plenty of tips and tricks on how to upgrade your home. Take a look at the 5 remodelling hacks below to inject life and style into your home. To READ MORE please click the title.

Embracing The Tiny House Movement

Embracing The Tiny House Movement

If you’re not aware of the tiny house movement then you might wonder what all the fuss is about. Everyone from newly-weds to empty-nesters are eschewing the McMansion and opting for the cute-as-a-button Tiny House. To READ MORE please click the title.

The Italian Alternative for a Green + Sophisticated Home

The Italian Alternative for a Green + Sophisticated Home

The sophisticated home of the future will be greener, more sustainable and environmentally friendly without sacrificing style. QuantumSix (Q6+) porcelain sheets have just hit the Australian market and they rival stone & marble. NEW to Australia, QuantumSix+ (Q6+) porcelain sheets are the latest sustainable, environmentally friendly alternative to marble and stone finishes. Light AND strong with extraordinary versatility and aesthetic appeal, the Q6+ is just 6mm thick; a more flexible, durable and affordable option than natural stone. Please click the title to READ MORE.

Buying A Home? Don’t Miss This!

Buying A Home? Don’t Miss This!

It must be the seven-year itch, because when buying a home Australians, on average, do it every seven years. Whether it’s to upsize or downsize, buying a home is still one of the most stressful and expensive transactions most of us will ever endure.

Another interesting statistic is that many people buying a home purchase a property within, or very close to, their existing suburb. There are a variety of reasons why people move. To READ MORE please click the title.

Stunning Beverley Hills Home

Stunning Beverley Hills Home

I love taking inspiration from classical design, eclectic decor and calming spaces. Inspiration can be found regardless of cost, because money doesn’t buy taste. However, when given the opportunity to take a peek around a Beverley Hills Home then I’ll say “Yes please”. This luxury residence is very pleasing to the senses with the use of pastels, pops of colour and generously proportioned rooms. There is the strong use of symmetry in some rooms, such as the impressive entrance foyer, and subtle use in others, creating an organised casual ambiance. The living areas are luxurious yet very inviting. The use…

Long Lasting Features from ‘The Block’ To Make Your House A Home

Long Lasting Features from ‘The Block’ To Make Your House A Home

Australia has a love affair with building and renovation that shows no sign of abating. Popular home improvement shows including The Block and Reno Rumble remain firmly in the limelight. There are endless possibilities to explore when creating personal and private spaces, and homeowners are increasingly more informed. We all want to create better living environments using modern materials and building systems. CSR Gyprock shows how great planning in the build stage leads to beautiful structures and interiors that can significantly increase the value of your home. Channel 9’s The Block Triple Threat was a record-breaking success at auction with…