‘The Block’… A crock?

Posted by on May 27, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips, Opinion | No Comments
‘The Block’… A crock?

Today I delve into the popular world of reality TV shows, those of the renovating and building variety, like ‘The Block’. I’m often asked for my opinion on these shows. It is very much a love/hate relationship for me. I understand their popularity. Most of us dream of creating our perfect home; until that time, […]

Heritage listed buildings

Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Blog, Opinion | No Comments
Heritage listed buildings

I was upset to read this week about three historic buildings in the CBD, that are somehow not heritage listed, will be demolished to make way for new skyscrapers. Only their front facades will be retained, known as Facadism. I don’t like it one little bit. When finished you are left with the front of an […]

What’s in a budget?

Posted by on May 13, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips | No Comments
What’s in a budget?

When commencing a project or meeting with potential clients, I come across a common misunderstanding that has sometimes stopped a project dead in its tracks, before it has even started. Today I want to cover this issue so those of you considering building a new house or renovating, are not caught out. I have written […]

It’s done, and I couldn’t be prouder.

Posted by on May 6, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips | 4 Comments
It’s done, and I couldn’t be prouder.

I’m taking a little departure in the week’s blog post. As the time is now here when I can finally say my book is finished, and heads off to print this week. For those of you who didn’t know, yes, I’ve written a book. It feels strange to me to say that, as I never […]