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The Beauty Of Narrow Lot Living

October 23, 2020

Narrow lot living is about embracing the space you have and shaping it to suit your needs. Gone are the days of needing a wide street front to make your mark, with the popularity of narrow lots providing the chance to let your creativity shine – crafting a distinct home that suits all of your […]

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Create a backyard bee hotel

October 20, 2020

Don’t worry, just bee happy. Welcome to the bee hotel. Checking in for the for-bee-able future? It’s no secret that bee populations in Australia are declining due to urbanisation. And if you didn’t know that, well you do now. So, let’s help a Queen B out by strengthening an entire ecosystem with a safehaven for […]

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Straight up benefits of a vertical herb garden

August 21, 2020

Add a bit of razzle basil to your home with a vertical herb garden. There’s something humble and satisfying about tearing off your very own basil leaf from that herb baby (that you’ve managed to keep alive for a hot minute) and sprinkling it over a spag-bog or handcrafted woodfired pizza. If you consider yourself […]

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Inner-city living: 7 design tips for a small block

July 31, 2020

When our Senior Designer Michal Kurtis was asked to take a look at a 200sqm pocket of land in Mount Hawthorn he could barely contain his excitement. The newly subdivided patch may have been compact, but it was perfectly proportioned, well orientated and in a fantastic location. Fast forward to today and Michal’s vision for […]

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Game-Changing Rooftop Terrace Designs

July 31, 2020

Living in the city has plenty of advantages – it’s usually a vibrant place to live close to the heart of the action, and commuting is a breeze. However, do you ever find that urban living often lacks open space?

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Finding peace and quiet, how to create a sanctuary in your home.

May 25, 2020

We believe our homes really are where our heart is. While we can’t always control what happens to us outside of our homes, we can take small steps to turn our homes into our sanctuaries. To help you transform the space around you, let’s break it down into eight key elements: 1. Clutter If you’re […]

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Client Home Case study: Retro cool in Coolbinia

March 19, 2020

Sometimes you see something and you instantly know you’ve found your inspiration. Your starting point. The missing piece of the puzzle. Take this cool family home in Coolbinia for example. It might surprise you to hear that this striking residence was actually inspired by one of our off-the-shelf plans. Yes, it looks and feels like […]

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Space no issue in heritage build

February 17, 2020

“It’s a Goldilocks home – not too big, not too small, just the right size”. Read more about our custom Mount Hawthorn home.

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2020 Design trends: What to expect this year

January 20, 2020

As we kick off a new year – and usher in a fresh, shiny-new decade – there’s a buzz of anticipation about what lies ahead in 2020. What’s in and what’s out. What’s happening and what’s not. What’s here to stay and what’s already had its day. The start of a new year is ripe […]

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2020 Colour Trend: How to use Pantone’s Classic Blue

January 20, 2020

What do Marsala, Rose Quartz, Serenity, Greenery, Ultra Violet and Living Coral have in common? Answer: They’ve all been named Pantone Colour of the Year in the past five years. (The Pantone Color Institute couldn’t quite make its mind up in 2016 so gave us two picks in case you’re wondering why the numbers don’t […]

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