Building, Renovation, Property & DIY


Building & Renovation Consultant | Blogger | Property Mama

Hi, I’m Tash, property obsessed lover of all things Hamptons style.  Here you’ll find the details of my latest project – transforming a tiny 60’s house into my beautiful forever home.   I’m sharing this journey in all it’s messy glory, as well as providing tips and tricks of the trade, DIY projects and other real estate inspiration.


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Our Renovation Update #14 – It’s Finished!!!

Kitchen Stone Day!  The gorgeous slabs of Caesarstone Statuario Maximus arrived and were installed on the kitchen benches and splashback. And it looks aaamazing...   The cabinet doors arrived a few days later but still waiting on handles (I think they're swimming...

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Our Renovation Update #13 – Joinery & Flooring

It's all happening now!  The front facade is coming along nicely with the Unitex piers arriving.  They came in 2 pieces, wrapped around the timber post and then joined.   Mouldings will go on top and bottom and then be rendered but I think they make a huge difference...

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Our Renovation Update #12 – Back Home

After a rushed weekend move, we're back home! Wow, it really is gonna be interesting living here at the moment. We've got black plastic covering the floor and the windows (classy!) and the only available water is from the shower or external tap (eek). We've got our...

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Study Nook Inspiration

A study nook was one of my must haves when designing our plan.   For a long time now the laptop has lived on the dining table or my bedroom floor, so I'll be very happy for it to have a more suitable home. I think a study nook is a great addition to modern day homes...

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Our Renovation Update #11 – Bathroom, Paint and Fun Stuff

So much happening so fast at the moment, I feel like I'm barely half a step ahead of the builder with my selections, I need to step on it! Bathroom Bathroom waterproofing means we're ready for tiling!  Only trouble was the floor tile I'd chosen wasn't in stock so a...

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Choosing Exterior House Colours

Choosing the exterior house colours was probably the most stressful of all the selections. The exterior selections are a big commitment, it's what everyone sees as they drive past and it sets the tone for your home. So you wanna get it right the first time! Building...

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  • BTS of yesterdays photo shoot  I had to grab
  • The indoor outdoor flow is a fave feature  bring
  • Think the bar fridges have been the busiest appliance these
  • Weekend Project  picked up this gorgeous peacock bed head