Future-proof your home before you build

If you’re about to embark on your forever home-building journey, it’s crucial to think about future-proofing your house and projecting how its design can meet the changing needs of the inhabitants over the course of 10 or 20 years – or even longer.

You don't need a crystal ball to make smart design choices that will serve your family now and into the future. With a little common sense and careful forward planning, you can create a home that’s sustainable, efficient, and adaptable to the changing lifestyle needs of its occupants.

Winter Bedding: The Best Choice For The Colder Seasons

With the new season comes an opportunity to switch up the bedding in your home, opting for cooler, earthy tones to suit the vibe of the temperature!

But, what fabrics are best suited when the nights become colder?

Linen is often used throughout the summer months, but it can be used during winter as it is warmer than the common cotton sheets that most households use.

Flannelette are soft and cosy to the touch and hold more heat so they are a great option, but it is always best to opt for the fabric that feels right for your skin and your body temperature.

Trending colours of the year: transform your space with these hues

With the year 2024 fully underway, trends have been forming over some of the statement interior design colours.  Influenced by international brands such as Pantone, and in Australia, Dulux.  On-trend colours are all around us, ready to be absorbed into our homes, whether it’s through wall paint, cabinetry colours, furnishings and accessories.  Colours can be introduced into your home in subtle or statement ways, but first let’s dive into what some of the key colours for the year ahead are. 

Design Trends – what’s hot for 2024!

If you're planning to renovate or refresh your home this year, start planning now! Many popular looks from the past are coming back—and they're better than ever.

So what’s in? Here are the top design trends we predict will make a comeback in 2024.

Innovative Materials

Expect a rise in sustainable materials in both design and buildings. Think unique pieces like seaweed lamps, features made out of mycelium, or Japanese shikkui plaster made out of natural seaweed fibres.

Customised Secondary Spaces

How to save your dying indoor plants

Here’s how to diagnose what’s wrong with your indoor plant and how to fix it.

Where’s your plant from? Knowing its origins is the first step for caring for it correctly. For example, a succulent, is from the desert so will need plenty of sun and minimal water.

How to stay sustainable this Christmas!

Being kind to the planet and adopting a sustainable approach during a time traditionally associated with indulgence and excess is easier than you think.

How to create the perfect Christmas tree!

Decorating a Christmas tree takes time, especially if you’re a perfectionists! The baubles, decorations and lights need to be coordinated, festive and evenly placed amongst the branches. If your tree takes pride of place in your living room, here are our tips to ensure you’ll achieve the perfect tree this festive season.

Invest in a high-quality tree.

The Benefit of Choosing a House and Land Package

The Benefit of Choosing a House and Land Package

Remove the stress of searching for your dream home with a house and land package. Find a great location and build a house you love within one of our planned communities across Melbourne and regional Victoria.

With a wide range of builders to choose from, and a selected range of land blocks and housing options to suit your budget and lifestyle, you can let the professionals take care of the rest.

It’s a simple process that can save you money and time.

Top tips for a great garden this Spring

Spring is here and soon you’ll be caught up in a frenzy of seed sowing, growing, and nurturing your garden as it comes back to life.

As gardeners, the cusp between late winter and early spring is full of anticipation – garden beds that lay bare throughout the colder months are suddenly full of potential as you begin thinking about what to grow.

Right now, it’s time to replenish beds, pots, and planters with soil conditioners and a little extra mulch.

Refresh your soil

Keeping Your Home Cosy This Winter!

With the cold depths of winter suddenly here, it's time to settle in and make your home a haven. Plush accents, heavier fabrics, and seasonal patterns all add an extra layer of comfort to living areas, bedrooms, kitchens, and more.

Here are our top decorating ideas to turn your home into a warm and welcoming space throughout autumn and winter.

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