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Knockdown and rebuild

So you’ve decided that your current home no longer suits your needs but you love the area you live in and don’t want to move away. This leaves you with two options: you can knockdown-rebuild or you can extend. Your choice will naturally be determined by...

Common Building Terms

The renovate glossary covers everything from simple building and carpentry terms, words used in contracts, home automation jargon and design terms. 802.11 (Wi Fi): a variety of standards used for wireless data transfer. AAA shower/tap heads: conserve thousands of...

Contract Administration-Why?

Developing the project with one Architectural services team then bringing on another to oversee the building works is a little like raising a child to six years of age and then handing him/her over to someone else to raise them thru school and beyond. Continued...

Bush Fire Prevention inside and outside the home.

Bushfires Embers floating through the air before and after the main fire front are responsible for destroying many houses, as the embers land in gutters or through windows that have smashed from the heat. Fires also start from burning debris that piles up on verandas...