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Buying land for building a new house
By July 2, 2021

Finding that special piece of land to buy In Australia it’s called a block of land, in New Zealand it’s known as a section of land. Whatever the name, it’s the land we purchase to build our special place to live in. Where we build our new home. Over the coming weeks, we’ll be sharing


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By July 24, 2020

Recently I was in a café and observed the people ordering their coffee. There were those that ordered the same old same old latté, cappuccino etc. Then, there were those that wanted a “double shot, almond latté, or a soy, single shot cappuccino with chocolate sprinkles, not powder. The age of boutique coffee has arrived


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Residential investment property build in Wodonga, Victoria
By June 19, 2020

We often think that if we rent out a residential investment property there’s every chance it will be trashed or at the very least, not looked after as well as we would like. We think we should keep costs to a minimum in our refurbishment, renovation or new build. There’s a school of thought that


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By November 11, 2016

Last week we covered what happens at that first consultation between the Interior Designer and the client, establishing the Brief. We also looked at a quick summary of the next stage in the design process, the Concept, and here we’ll go into much more detail. What is a concept and why is it important? Good


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World map in home office design
By September 30, 2016

Recently I completed the design and fit-out for my husband’s home office. The concept for this project is encapsulated in the word “Influence”. His management consulting business specialises in Not for Profits, specifically Churches, and involves travel to many cities around the world. His sphere of influence is a global one, hence the concept. The


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