Merry christmas and a happy new year.

Posted by on Dec 23, 2013 in Blog | No Comments
Merry christmas and a happy new year.

And so 2013 comes to a close. It has been a huge year for me and DN Architecture (a big part of me). It is a year that presented some great challenges, but one that I look back on with such a great sense of pride and achievement. In fact I would rank it as […]

Does that old house you want have a heritage listing? What does it mean?

Posted by on Dec 15, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips, Planning | No Comments
Does that old house you want have a heritage listing? What does it mean?

Regular readers of this blog will know that I love working on renovations to old houses or those with a heritage listing. These are pieces of our history. They tell the story of how we used to live, what was architecturally fashionable in the day, and remind us of the way houses were once built. […]

Plan before you start your home renovation.

Posted by on Dec 2, 2013 in Blog, How to/ Tips | No Comments
Plan before you start your home renovation.

I’m always excited to receive a phone call about a potential home renovation project. At the initial meeting I assess the house in need: imagining how the existing floor plan might be reworked, whilst considering the extent of any addition needed and where in relation to the old house it will be positioned. I am […]