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    The perfect shade of white can enhance the look, feel and space of your home. With so many beautiful shades to choose from, you could spend hours contemplating whether ivory, natural or cotton white is right for you. Our preferred paint supplier Haymes have given us some great tips on how different whites affect your […]

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    Having a luxurious bathroom is like having your own sanctuary. There is nothing quite as tranquil as the clean lines and decor of a beautifully designed bathroom, so follow these simple tips to create the elegance you have always wanted in one of the most essential areas of your home. DESIGN Designing your bathroom with lots […]

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    So you have worked hard with your builder and finally selected the new home you love. Everything is on track and you have just received the floor plans. Any errors at this point can be both costly and difficult to live with later, so once you receive the plans it is important to review them […]

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    One of the major advantages in building your own home is that you can select a design that will best suit you. From your lifestyle to your budget, there are many aspects that need to be taken into account. Decisions need to be made, and one of the biggest is whether you should build a single storey or […]

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    Alfresco areas and outdoor living spaces have grown incredibly popular throughout Australia over the last ten years. Today these areas aren’t just a table and barbeque outside; they’re true extensions of your indoor living and dining rooms. Not only can they add immense value to your home, but a stylish alfresco area can really enhance […]

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    Your new home has been built and it’s now time to focus on landscaping your property. Remember, what surrounds your home should be just as important as what is in it. A well-landscaped front and backyard can add immense value to your property when it comes time to sell. It can also add colour, texture […]

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    Now comes the fun part of decorating your new home. Whether it’s a boy’s room, a girl’s room or even a nursery, you now have the opportunity to get really creative in your new home. It’s the perfect excuse to be as bold and imaginative as you want. And your kids will love you for […]

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    Colours, colours and more colours. There are so many colours to choose from when decorating a home or just one room. Colour shapes the space of a home, sets the tone and can even determine the perception of a room’s size. As colour trends continue to evolve and transform, it’s important to consider what these […]

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    Choosing the fixtures and finishes for your new home can be a lengthy process. When making these decisions, be sure to consider the character and design of the home.

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    You’ve chosen a builder, selected a floor plan and design that suits, received the relevant approvals from your local council and your finance has been approved. It’s now time for the construction of your home to begin. This is possibly the most exciting stage of any building project because it’s when you get to see […]

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    Choosing the right kitchen can be a daunting process. Not only do you need to consider the size and functionality of the kitchen, but you also need to think about what fixtures, finishes and appliances will best suit. As they say, the kitchen really is the heart of the home. It’s often a place where […]

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    Hotondo Homes build homes to cater for people at every stage of their life. The release of 12 new home designs further cements Hotondo Homes as a builder that will build to suit different family, lifestyle and budget requirements. With over 90 floor plans to choose from there is sure to be the perfect home […]