Designing a home with teenagers in mind

The needs of the family change as children develop into teenagers, and taking this into consideration when designing and building your new home will help to ensure family harmony is maintained during the adolescent years. Here, we’ll look at design elements to keep teenagers and the family happy, while also ensuring your home remains practical [...]

2020-04-01T09:15:00+11:00April 1st, 2020|Architecture, Concepts, Construction, Design, Interiors, Tips and tricks|

Keeping it simple with modern architecture

When considering the style you want to build your new house, it is a common mistake to get the modern and contemporary styles confused. If you’re wanting a style that reflects current architecture, contemporary is the descriptor you want to use. If the style you’re after is reflected in houses from the mid to late [...]

2020-03-17T09:23:38+11:00March 16th, 2020|Architecture, Concepts, Design, Interiors, Kitchen, Landscapes, Residential|

Inspired by ancient European empires: classical architecture

Instilling a sense of boldness, as well as humility, contemplation and intellect, classical architecture brings a unique aesthetic inspired by ancient European civilisations. With distinct and striking elements setting this style apart from others and making it instantly recognisable, it provides the perfect inspiration for those looking for a more traditional look and feel for [...]

2020-03-31T14:03:56+11:00March 15th, 2020|Architecture, Concepts, Design, Residential|

Emphasising Individuality: Making Contemporary Architecture Your Own

Reflecting the style of the moment, contemporary architecture borrows elements from its architectural predecessor modern design. It takes the elements that worked and fixes those that didn’t, to create a style that is clean, simple and emphasises a connection with the outdoors. By allowing architects and home builders to pick and choose the desired characteristics, [...]

2020-03-19T22:03:55+11:00February 17th, 2020|Architecture, Concepts, Design, Interiors, Residential|

Embracing the Casual Elegance of French Provincial

For those looking for inspiration when designing their new home, the casual elegance of French provincial is a popular architecture style that you can draw from. Here, we take a look at the history of this style and common characteristics to help inspire you when considering the design of your new home. History of French [...]

2020-03-05T18:58:02+11:00November 25th, 2019|Architecture, Concepts, Design, Interiors|

Building a Home With a Pool: Is It Right for You?

Sitting on the edge of a home swimming pool, sipping a drink and watching the kids play in the water during a hot summers day is a dream of many Australian families. So when it comes time to design your new home, a swimming pool may be one of the features you’re thinking about including. [...]

2020-02-20T11:31:49+11:00July 29th, 2019|Concepts, Construction, Design, Residential|

How to create the brief for your ideal home

A custom-built home is a true reflection of your interests, personality and style. Creating a brief for a custom home builder is the first step to turning your dreams  into reality. The more detail and thought you put into your home design brief, the closer the initial concept will be to your dream. We’ve put together [...]

2019-05-15T17:05:10+10:00November 13th, 2018|Concepts, Interiors, Landscapes, Tips and tricks|