Tips for building a new home

Wallpaper options for new home builds

Mark Bryson - Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Gone are the days of painting a feature wall in the living area of your new home. Beautiful designer wallpaper looks much more sensational. Papering walls rather than painting them adds richness, texture and depth in a way paint can never match. Wallpaper can be compared to a piece of artwork for a room. 
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Power points in the kitchen

Mark Bryson - Friday, October 14, 2016

Most builders install power points into the side of a kitchen bench. Even though this is easier and simpler to fix, it can prove to be a big mistake.  
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Baths and what to look out for!

Mark Bryson - Friday, October 07, 2016

With so many homes being built fast and cheaply these days, we are often spotting design oversights that can really effect the quality of a home.  
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Stone feature walls.

Mark Bryson - Wednesday, April 08, 2015

With an increase of homes starting to all have the same look many of our clients are seeking a point of difference. 
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Balcony design

Mark Bryson - Thursday, January 08, 2015

Many home designs fail to allow enough size to their balcony area rendering the area near unusable. A good size balcony can not only be a great useful living space but a great asset to your home. Positioning of the balcony is paramount to its usage and I like to design our homes with the balcony facing the North which allows the area to catch both morning and evening sun. 
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Laundry design problems

Mark Bryson - Tuesday, October 14, 2014


I have been looking at so many designs lately and noticing that the laundries are so small.
 How anybody is going to be able to comfortably do any work in them is beyond me.  
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