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A Brief Insight on How Demolition Could Benefit Your Remodel

13 March 2018
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Construction & Contractors, Blog

When envisioning a remodelling project, you are probably visualising how you will get rid of some surface supplies such as cabinetry, countertops or even flooring to spruce up the appearance of the room that you are renovating. And although these cosmetic changes can have a positive impact on the appearance of your premises, there could be some underlying issues that could translate into an extensive project a few years down the road.
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How to Add a Bit of Rustic Appeal to Your New Home

12 March 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you enjoy a slightly rustic look to a modern home and are having a new home built, you might consider a few tips on how to add that rustic, "country" appeal to your space without making your home look like an actual log cabin! A few simple changes to the home's architecture or interior decor can bring in certain rustic elements while still keeping the home modern and updated. Note a few ideas you might discuss with your builder.
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Two steps you can take to minimise the risk of thieves breaking into your construction site

12 March 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

It can be extremely expensive to replace goods that are stolen from your construction site. As such, it's sensible to do what you can to minimise the risk of a thief breaking into your site. Here are two ways to do this. Don't ignore a damaged lock Managing a construction project is a very time-consuming activity. Because of this, it is all too easy to ignore seemingly minor problems. However, it is important not to categorise a damaged lock as a small issue and postpone calling a locksmith to fix it, as doing so could drastically increase the risk of someone stealing the valuable equipment that is kept on your building site.
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Granny flats no longer just for grannies

9 March 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Across Australia, from city terraces to suburban blocks and acreages, property owners have long been building granny flats. It's no wonder, really. The granny flat can be used in a myriad of creative ways to bring greater utility and enjoyment to your home, and a real increase in property value. Now with the rise of web-driven alternative accommodation markets like AirBNB, a host of unusual spaces, from laundries to garden sheds, are being converted to granny flat style accommodation, with fantastic results.
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Why the Original Designer Should Help You Modify House Plans

8 March 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

It is usually advisable for you to involve the original builder of a house plan in case you want to alter that plan in any way. For instance, you may wish to change the plan so that the house can fit on a lot with unique dimensions. This article discusses some of the most compelling reasons why you would be well advised to contact the original designer as you make any changes to the house plan.
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Planning Contractors and Construction Work

If you are planning to carry out construction work on the interior or exterior of your home, you should first take professional advice. My home is located on quite a steep hill and I decided that I would like to build an extension. Not only would this involve digging a new foundation, it would also involve backfilling some areas of land so the new extension would be properly supported. I decided to call my friend who works as a contractor for a construction company. He offered me lots of great advice and thanks to him the job was a complete success.

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