Our Renovation Update #13 – Joinery & Flooring

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...
Study Nook Inspiration

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...
The Power of Hebel PowerPanel

The Power of Hebel PowerPanel

The exterior walls of the house going up this week has prompted several people to ask what material we’ve used and why. It’s a CSR Hebel product called PowerPanel, which are aerated concrete slabs reinforced with steel mesh. Being a masonry product it...
Our Renovation Update #1 – The Fun Has Begun

Our Renovation Update #1 – The Fun Has Begun

  Well, it’s finally happened…  Our renovation has begun and we have action on site! A lot of action actually in a few days, so here’s a round up of Reno Week 1: The asbestos removal company came to get rid of the asbestos laden eaves and...