Friday, October 26, 2018
Colour palettes are always changing and Grey is certainly the in colour at the moment. Here is a stunning example of a Grey splashback.read more
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Creating space in homes is always a challenge and a couple of great design ideas are to add vaulted ceilings and mirrored robe doors to the bedrooms.read more
Monday, October 22, 2018
It really doesn’t matter if its Winter or Summer an addition of a fire pit in your landscape is always a great feature.read more
Monday, October 15, 2018
With so many clients wanting pools lately, custom home builder Berstan Homes are able to offer a unique deal for any customers that have pools built by
them with a pool maintenance package of $120 per month + materials.read more
Friday, October 12, 2018
One of our knockdown rebuilds in Doncaster is getting close to completion.
Driveway and landscaping to go.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Your kitchen is a place where you spend a lot of time and they can become a little boring. I like to add a bit of character with colours and if you
don’t like colours why not have our design team add a bulkhead to the ceiling.read more
Monday, October 08, 2018
There are plenty of different colours available for kitchen cabinetry and very little attention is put into choosing the doors profile. Here is a
perfect example of an inlay panelled door profile with stunning results.read more
Friday, October 05, 2018
The cost of running air conditioning lately clients are looking for ways of saving costs. A great way of reducing costs is to add fan lights to your
design and with their dual purpose they are very cost effective.read more
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
How to make your bathroom stand out? Add some black tapware yes they cost 30-40% more but what a great stand out feature they create.read more
Monday, October 01, 2018
Stairs can be a great start for points of interest in your home why not add a feature balustrade to spice up what could be a boring staircase.read more
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Berstan homes would like to wish Melbourne Storm all the best of luck on Sunday with the Grand Final and with Billy Slater back in the side they should
be able to get the job done.
Back to Back GO STORM!
Monday, September 24, 2018
How can I improve the look of my home? Without spending a small fortune just add some green for an easy fix.read more
Friday, September 21, 2018
With so many entries to homes being so narrow it always pays to have an open staircase and this will help not to close the hall entry too much. This can
be achieved by having open treads with no risers and open balustrading.read more
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Dual Occupancies are really getting to be the norm and ways to create space are always sort. One way I like to add some much needed space is to add
glazed doors to the kitchen cabinets which give an extra space feel.read more
Monday, September 17, 2018
Everyone’s looking for more storage and a great design idea is to have full height wardrobes.read more
Friday, September 14, 2018
Yes you can build a home by the side of a pool, all you need are some bore piers or screw piles for support.read more
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Small tiles making a big statement!
Yes a mixture of black and white tiles laid in a brick pattern is becoming popular.read more
Monday, September 10, 2018
Storage you never have enough, why not get us to design some custom cabinetry in your bedroom spaces.
This creates a large amount of storage and takes up little space.
Friday, September 07, 2018
From a design point of view nearly all our clients are asking for an alfresco to be incorporated into their new home. Most alfresco are built with tiled
or timber decking or possible stone on the floors all of which look stunning.
However so many homes you see have cement sheet to their alfresco ceilings and this is a really cheap looking option. A better option is to install timber
to the ceiling and wow what a great finish youread more
Wednesday, September 05, 2018
With so many people working from home with their chosen professions you really need a well-designed work space. By using a corner window in the design
this enables a great outdoor look that never fails to inspire.read more
Monday, September 03, 2018
Where better to add a feature than in your living room.
A grand stone clad fire place adds earthy warmth and character.
Friday, August 31, 2018
When designing your new home and you are looking for some cold looking elements, blacks and white, you can easily warm the room by using timber.
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
There are many options with regards to flooring for your alfresco. A fabulous option is Sandstone and wow what a result!read more
Monday, August 27, 2018
When designing our custom homes we like to design points of interest in the home.
A subtle ceiling bulkhead combined with French doors creates a great combination.read more
Friday, August 24, 2018
With so many light options available for kitchen island benches, some of our clients are choosing feature strip lights with great results.read more
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
The Yarra Valley is probably one of the best keep secrets in Victoria with panoramic views to the mountains, the wineries and the perfect area to build
your new home.read more
Monday, August 20, 2018
The Kitchen is an area that’s used nearly all day long and lighting is just one item that requires careful planning.
Strip lighting along the underside of your cabinets can be a real useful feature.
Friday, August 17, 2018
Getting the run around with your builder? First spoke to sales consultant one, then you got passed over to consultant two, then he couldn’t help so you
were then transferred to consultant three who still couldn’t work out what you wanted to know, so it was off to consultant four!
By the end of this process you had lost 6 weeks and your patience. Save all the headaches, just come and talk to Berstan Homes, where you will talk directlyread more
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Kitchen splashbacks are an area that you have several options, tiles, glass or stone. Here is a stone splashback that’s not over powering and very easy
to clean.read more
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Berstan homes have just completed a luxury manor home in Doncaster. The house has been showcased on the TV show 'Open Homes Australia'. Watch the clip above to take a walk through this beautiful big home.