Designing for kids internet safety at home.

Posted by on Apr 29, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips | 2 Comments
Designing for kids internet safety at home.

An interesting change has occurred in recent years with the way I design homes. It has been brought on by my clients’ need to address an issue all parents face: kids internet safety at home. When my clients come to me to discuss their wants, needs and long held dreams for their new house or […]

Catalogue Homes. Be wary.

Posted by on Apr 22, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips, Opinion | No Comments
Catalogue Homes. Be wary.

Over the last year I have received a number of calls from people considering renovating their home (not designed by me) which they have only recently built. My initial thought with each such call was: why do you need to renovate a house that’s only a few years old? A common theme emerged with each […]

Melbourne housing – Round the bend.

Posted by on Apr 15, 2013 in Blog, Opinion | No Comments
Melbourne housing – Round the bend.

This week saw the beginning of a turf war in Melbourne. Melbourne city council and port Phillip council go into battle to determine who has jurisdiction and planning control over Fisherman’s bend. This former industrial port is just south of the CBD, next to Port Melbourne, and is going to be transformed into a new […]

Property Buying Guide

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips | No Comments
Property Buying Guide

When buying a property, there is great excitement to have found your place to build or renovate a new home. It is heartbreaking to see the look on people‚Äôs faces when they find out later that all is not as it seems, and what they had wanted to do is not achievable. To help avoid […]