Friday, December 07, 2018
How to make you’re your bedroom a little more appealing? I always like to add a couple of pendants lights to the master bedroom design.
There are plenty of good lighting stores around and the cost of the pendant lights is very affordable.
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
Using dark colours in the kitchen can be difficult, I suggest using a lighter colour splash back that will tone down the darker colours and bring a sense
of harmony between the elements.read more
Monday, December 03, 2018
Lately we have had a few clients coming to us with their own plans and I have noticed that some of the walk in showers haven’t enough space allowed. This
can cause plenty of problems in the years to come with water spraying out everywhere.
Friday, November 30, 2018
Like your wine? Berstan Homes can design and build you a custom wine cellar in your new custom home.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Looking for a point of interest in your kitchen? Why not use a barn style door on your pantry, they add an interesting feel.read more
Monday, November 26, 2018
With home styling changing over the years there is one style that is always in vogue and that’s Hamptons.
Here is a great example of dado panelling, timber flooring and a grey kitchen combining for a great Hamptons feel.
Friday, November 23, 2018
Mixing stone look tiles with timber shelving to a bathroom with outstanding results.
By mixing the rugged look of the stone and the softened feel of timber combines perfectly.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Lighting in your kitchen can often be boring so why not add a feature cluster light to create interest. These lights are available at any good lighting
Monday, November 19, 2018
Creating features within your home design is often a challenge. One way to create an interesting feature is to incorporate plaster reveals.
The reveals create a feeling of space and are relatively inexpensive to design and install.
Friday, November 16, 2018
A great way to create interest in your home is to include a stone feature and a great area for the stonework is to surround your fire place.
Depending on the stone chosen this can add value and a lovely earthy feel.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
An easy and cost effective way to add a point of interest to your homes entrance is to add a niche to your design.read more
Friday, November 09, 2018
A great example of a staircase with a combination of steel and timber with stunning results.read more
Wednesday, November 07, 2018
Wanting to entertain on an evening and you’re looking for a feature in your garden, why not install a fire pit to create a warmth that can only be achieved
with a naked flame.read more
Monday, November 05, 2018
A combination of substrates make a house by mixing stone and timber cleverly you can create a home with smart design.read more
Friday, November 02, 2018
A great way to create a feeling of grandeur in your home is to add a chandelier.read more
Thursday, November 01, 2018
With the cost of solid timber flooring increasing we are offering Bamboo as an alternative. Bamboo is very cost competitive and gives a stunning result
comparable to solid timber flooring.read more
Monday, October 29, 2018
Colour palettes for kitchens are a great way to create interest in your home. In this photo the clients have chosen a timber look for under their Island
bench and the overhead cupboards with stunning results. read more
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