GARDEN DESIGN IS NOT THE SAME AS PLANTING DESIGN OR GARDENING… Google ‘how to design a garden’ and you’d be forgiven for thinking it’s all about plants and gardening. Many people believe this to be true…as well But that couldn’t be further from the truth. Here’s the thing… Garden design, planting design, and gardening are […]
If you’re thinking about renovating your home and have never done it before [and let’s face it most of us haven’t] then you’re no doubt wondering ‘How to even start a home renovation project? As Julie famously sang “let’s start at the very beginning, it’s a very good place to start’ and she’s right on
There’s no denying budget is an unavoidable part of renovating or building a new home, and as most of us don’t have an unlimited one, we want to be doubly sure to get the most value for every single cent we invest in our future lifestyle.- and a question I get asked a lot is
The choice of architects, building designers, and draftspeople is different for everyone. We share tips on how to choose the best one for your project …
If you’re reading this post you’re probably aware that the relationship between you and your Designer is critical to the successful design and construction of your dream home… So that’s what we’re going to delve into – ‘How to choose the right designer or builder for your home reno project. Image Credit: Designer: The Little
The Home Renovation question that you should avoid asking in a Facebook Group and what you should ask instead to get the answers you need…
Renovation is a great way to modernise and make an existing house more functional and aesthetic. And in many cases a clever renovation will work miracles but there are some things even a clever renovation can’t fix.
Budget or more accurately the fear of blowing it, is the #1 concern homeowners have when they are considering embarking on a journey toward their dream home. The first thing most people ask when they are thinking of renovating is ‘how much will it cost closely followed by “Can i even afford it ‘ and
For those of you who have been following us for a while, You’ll have noticed a few things have changed around here. We have a new name, ( Buildit123 has become The Zen Reno) and are taking the business in a new direction. So I want to explain the what and why and the reason
Did you know that what you see isn’t always all you get when you are buying a House? Especially on you plan to improve or renovate at some point. Most houses possess hidden potential if you only know where to look. There’s often more to a house and property than meets the eye, and some
If you are looking to buy a house with the intention of renovating or even improving it in any way, either now or in the future then you need to understand whether it has hidden potential and unlock its unrealised value.