Are you planning on renovating or extending your home? Under a new proposal to amend NSW Planning laws you may be legally required to involve your neighbours before submitting your DA to council for approval. These are the first major planning changes for NSW in the last 30 years.
Is one of your goals in adding another floor to gain amazing views? We look at aspect (the outlook from your home) vs orientation (the direction your home is aligned to) and how to plan around getting the most from both.
When your family outgrows your home you don’t have to buy a bigger house. If you love where you live, staying put and creating more space with an extension or addition is a no-brainer, and here’s why.
NSW home owners are covered by a range of laws designed to ensure that builders are licensed, insured and competent, and home owners are protected in the event of a problem or disagreement. We detail the key laws relating to home building, including the new and revised laws that came into effect on 15 Jan 2015.
Undertaking a major home alterations project will most likely be the biggest purchasing decision you make after buying your house. Here are 7 tips that will help you choose the right builders and get the home of your dreams without the drama.