Category Archives: Renovating

4 Things You Need to Know Before Renovating Your Laundry

4 Things You Need to Know Before Renovating Your Laundry

It’s not uncommon to want to renovate your laundry to improve the functionality and to make it more modern. If you’re thinking of doing the same, let me assure you that you won’t be the only one. But, before you jump into renovating your laundry, it’s important to plan ahead. I’ve heard way too many horror stories related to laundry renovations and would hate to hear another from you! So, to help ensure that things go smoothly, today I will…

6 Home Improvements to Increase the Value of Your Property

6 Home Improvements to Increase the Value of Your Property

It’s fair to say that the majority of home improvements are done purely to increase the value of a property. Of course, some homeowners simply carry out improvements just to better their living experience. However, either way, even the smallest improvement will add value to a property – as long as it is carried out in the right manner. Whether you’re about to selling your property or you’re looking to simply upgrade your home, undergoing a renovation – large or…

A checklist to building or renovating your WA home

A checklist to building or renovating your WA home

Have you been putting off your home renovation for years? If you have, then let me tell you that you’re not alone. Renovation statistics in many Australian states have been in a slump for some years now, but it looks like this is about to change. According to Matthew Pollock, Master Builders Australia’s National Manager of Economics, a forecast renovation boom is set to be the strongest in South Australia, Western Australia, and Queensland. So, it is only wise that…

4 Reasons to Choose Sliding Wardrobe Doors over Hinged Doors

4 Reasons to Choose Sliding Wardrobe Doors over Hinged Doors

When it comes to renovating a bedroom, most people consider painting their walls, redoing the flooring or introducing new furnishings. But rarely do they upgrade their wardrobes; one of the most functional aspects of a bedroom. If you’re about to give your bedroom a min reno or are building a new home in Perth, I highly recommend you give good consideration to your wardrobes. While it isn’t necessary to replace entire wardrobes, you can enhance the practicality and functionality of…

4 Types of External Doors to consider for your Home Renovation

4 Types of External Doors to consider for your Home Renovation

Home renovations are incredibly popular here in Perth, as well as all across Australia. While many people consider renovating particular areas of their home, most don’t pay attention to external doors unless they need to be replaced. However, this is somewhat of a mistake as an external door can really define the look of a home. External doors are the first thing that people notice, and they can also help raise the value of a home. As the head of…

How to Remove a Kitchen, the DIY Way

How to Remove a Kitchen, the DIY Way

Are you planning a kitchen renovation over the Christmas holidays? If you are, then you’ll need to remove your existing kitchen first. Now, you have two options for this. You can either seek for professional help or you can do it the DIY way. It seems that more and more customers are opting to take on DIY kitchen renovations in Perth. In fact, of all the top hired professionals, kitchen designers/renovators came in third last in the latest Houzz survey…

10 Christmas gifts for the home under $200

10 Christmas gifts for the home under $200

Christmas is the season of giving. If you haven’t yet thought of purchasing Christmas gifts for your loved ones, its high time that you do so. With several people taking to Christmas shopping, you’ll be in for a stressful time the more you put things off. What’s worse is that you may not have enough time to put a little thought into your gift. Fortunately, there’s an easy solution– you can start planning your shopping right now! Whether you’re looking…

10 Christmas gifts for the home renovator $150 or less

10 Christmas gifts for the home renovator $150 or less

With Christmas just around the corner, everyone’s busy planning for the festive season. While some are eagerly looking forward to an upcoming holiday, others are planning their Christmas dinner.  But, if there’s one thing common with everyone during Christmas, it is shopping for gifts. Christmas is associated with giving back and shopping for presents is always a fun-filled experience, except when you’re not sure what to gift. This holds quite true when you’re shopping for gifts for the home renovator…

How to demolish a bathroom, the DIY way

How to demolish a bathroom, the DIY way

If there’s one thing common with homeowners in Perth, it’s that many of them undergo a bathroom renovation every year. However, before any renovation work starts, homeowners must demolish their existing bathrooms first. While you can certainly hire professionals to demolish your bathroom, you can also choose to do it yourself. In fact, DIY bathroom renovations in Perth are one of the easiest ways to reduce your bathroom renovation costs. But what if you don’t have much DIY experience and…

Stretching your renovation dollar: How to cut your renovation costs in half

Stretching your renovation dollar: How to cut your renovation costs in half

If there’s one thing common with Perth homeowners, it’s that many will choose to undergo a home renovation at least once in their lifetime. Everyone wants to be lucky enough to live in a beautiful modern home, or be in the position to renovate their home to make it their home of their dreams. But, let’s face it – renovations in Perth are anything but cheap. Latest figures from the 2017 Australia Houzz & Home Study showed the average renovation…

How to renovate your home without moving out

How to renovate your home without moving out

Home renovations are incredibly popular here in Perth with hundreds of homeowners undergoing renovations every year.  But while they can certainly give your home a fresh new look, let’s face it – they can also be very expensive. Moreover, most homeowners have to bear the added costs of relocating when undergoing home renovations in Perth. You may not be aware of it, but relocating is the number 1 hidden cost of a renovation. As such, more and more homeowners are…

6 timber look tiles that will make you love timber

6 timber look tiles that will make you love timber

Of the latest home improvement trends, timber look tiles are arguably my favourite of all. In case you’re unaware, you can now get floor and feature tiles in a natural timber look – designed to mimic the look of a traditional wooden floorboard or a wooden wall – and designers are rejoicing. If you’re looking for timber look tiles in Perth, you certainly have many options on hand. Today, I will be showcasing six of our bestselling timber look tiles…