We’re anything but ‘cookie cutter’

Custom designed timber window seat and shelf

It’s not hard to find a builder to construct an ‘out of the box’ home design that delivers the basics in terms of functionality and style—the difficulty arises when you need a builder to handle something that bucks the trend. If you’re trying to escape the humdrum of mainstream home design in preference of something […]

Common questions about building a custom home

Questions when building a custom home

Building a custom home is an exciting and highly rewarding venture, but it also comes with a lot of unknowns, particularly if you’re new to the process. To help put your mind at ease, we’ve pulled together some answers to the questions you’re probably wondering about… How long does it take to build a custom […]

Why Nothing Compares to a Bespoke Home Build

Custom Home in Fitzroy North

You’ve decided to build a new home—now you’re facing the important question of whether to build an off the plan spec home or go down the path of a bespoke home build. While a spec home does offer a range of benefits, there are a few areas where they simply can’t compete with what a […]

Building for the First Time? Here’s What to Expect

Couple browsing home renovation plans with builder

Building a home for the first time can seem intimidating if you’re not sure what to expect—but it shouldn’t be. Whether you’re considering adding an extension to your existing home, doing a full knockdown-rebuild or embarking on a dual occupancy opportunity, a simple way to put your nerves at ease is to familiarise yourself with […]

Essential Components of Any Contemporary Renovation

Kitchen from a contemporary home renovation

In recent years, we’ve seen a colossal surge in the demand to add a contemporary renovation or extension to a period or heritage home, and it’s no wonder why—a contemporary addition allows you to continue living in the same location, in a home you love, while also typically proving to be a more affordable alternative […]

What to Look for in a Custom Home Builder

If you asked everyone that’s ever built a custom home before “what is the single most important thing to get right”, the most resounding answer would have to be “choose the right builder”. With so much relying on getting this one single decision right, it’s enough to make even the most experienced renovators, designers and […]