Choosing Exterior House Colours

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!...
Our Renovation Update #10 – Full steam ahead

Our Renovation Update #10 – Full steam ahead

After we moved out and the back wall came down it was all systems go in the front half of the house. 7 tonne of fill was wheelbarrowed in and compacted to fill the big hole left by the ripped up floors. The plumbers came the next day to install the underfloor for the...
5 Ways To Save Big Renovation Shopping

5 Ways To Save Big Renovation Shopping

No matter how hard you try,  or how well you think you’ve included every little thing in your contract, it doesn’t take long for the renovation budget to start blowing out. Although you don’t need all the bells and whistles, having a few special...
Our Renovation Update #9 – Demo Time (again)

Our Renovation Update #9 – Demo Time (again)

It’s been getting close to the awkward part of the reno – the back wall getting removed and the existing house reconfigured internally. Mr B and I discussed where we would live during that time.  In theory it’s all well and good to just live in the...
Our Renovation Update #8 – A Solid Roof Again

Our Renovation Update #8 – A Solid Roof Again

After what felt like forever, we finally had some roof tiles laid on Tuesday – and they look great! A solid roof again.. I’d been a bit stressed about the tiles because they’re a new Boral colour called “Shale”.   I’d only seen them...