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Renovation ideas, do’s & don’ts

CHOOSE YOUR BUILDER, NOT YOUR PRICE

By |2018-12-20T12:14:08+00:00December 20th, 2018|

Five Steps to Help You Find the Right Builder Now you may ask - isn’t the builder for me the one with the lowest price? My answer will be: not necessarily. It may sound counter-intuitive, but I can’t stress how important it is that you know WHO is building your new house or renovation [...]

TIME & MONEY

By |2018-12-20T15:56:36+00:00May 21st, 2018|

Something a bit different to think about in this post... Imagine that you had won a prize in a contest where each morning your bank would deposit $86,400 in your private account for your use. However, this prize has rules: The bank will take away everything that you don't spend during each day. You may [...]

Got Gas…?

By |2017-11-23T12:21:43+00:00November 23rd, 2017|

...Or induction? As an architect, I help my clients make lots of decisions throughout the design process. One of the trickiest ones is in the kitchen - do we choose a gas or induction cooktop? It can be quite a dilemma and there are a lot of things to consider when making the choice including [...]

Website Update – New Before & Afters Page

By |2017-03-14T15:05:57+00:00March 14th, 2017|

So I've had a bit of time on my hands and decided to play around with a new idea for one of my web site pages. As such, the "Before & Afters" page has had a complete overhaul! Rather than the boring old fixed images, you will now find cool slidey things so you [...]

Renovating – 10 reasons to MOVE OUT!

By |2017-02-01T14:05:37+00:00January 14th, 2016|

Before construction on a renovation project starts, most owners have to consider whether they will stay in an untouched part of their home during the renovation or whether they will move out. Although the answer will depend on the size of your renovation, if you are doing more than just a remodel of your second [...]