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Make Your House Feel Like A Home So you’ve made the decision to build a house from Hotondo Homes? Congratulations! It’s a huge step in the direction of living the great Australian dream. Now comes the fun part, making it feel like your very own space. But how do you personalise your home and give […]

Style Focus with Beaumont Tiles

Curious about the different styles you can choose for your new home? Our friends at Beaumont Tiles have a wealth of information about a range of styles you can choose from to create a home that’s unique and completely you! We’ve got a quick summary of some of the Style Focus categories to help you […]

When building your new home, one thing you’ll need to consider is the type of window treatment you want. Just as much as the flooring and wall colour will have an impact in your space, so too will your windows. Apart from aesthetic appeal, many homeowners are looking for three elements when it comes to […]

Colour can influence our mood, feelings and emotions. That’s why it’s so important to choose the right colour scheme for your home. While you don’t need to paint every room in your house the same colour, there are a few things you can do to ensure each space has cohesion and harmony throughout your home. […]

Spring is almost here, and with it brings a burst of blooms, warmer weather, and a new to-do list of jobs around the home. After all, they don’t call it “spring cleaning” for nothing. Granted, while you can – and should – maintain your home all year round, there’s something about the beginning of spring […]

How to Create a Focal Point in Your Living Room

One of the most important elements in interior design is a focal point or statement piece. When done correctly, it’s the first place your eyes should land on when entering a room. This is because it’s the point that you begin with and build around when you design the rest of your space.  Mastering how […]

Building a Narrow Home Design

Narrow home designs have come a long way – and with it, the mentality behind it is also changing. While people may have previously felt a bit claustrophobic at the thought of buying and living on a small or narrow block of land, the truth is that it can be a great purchase for many […]

Beaumont Tiles Rustic Bathroom

When it comes to choosing the tiles for your new home are you lost on where to start? Or have you spent hours flipping through magazines, surfing the web and collecting too many samples only to find yourself still stuck on what to choose? Our preferred partners at Beaumont Tiles want to help you find […]

How to Maximise the Space in your Laundry

When it comes to a home design, you’ve most likely put a lot of consideration into how much space you want for your master bedroom, the kitchen, and of course, the living room. But have you put much thought into how you’d like to arrange your laundry? While it might be the smallest room in […]

How to make your home look luxe on a budget

We might not have their bank accounts but we can still make our homes look as high-end as our favourite Hollywood celebrities’ palaces. Whether you have $500 or $5000 to spend on decorating your interior, it’s possible to make your home look and feel luxe on a budget: you just have to see the potential […]

Green ecological house in empty field

Largely thanks to social media and world initiatives, we are becoming more aware of the importance of living sustainably. While most of us are doing the basics without a second thought – such as recycling rubbish, going paperless and donating unused items – there are more actions we can take that will go a long […]

Choosing Whites and Neutrals with Haymes Paint

We recently chatted to our preferred paint supplier, Haymes Paint, about how to best choose white and neutral paint colours for your new home. With a wealth of different shades available it can be a challenge to find a neutral or white tone that suits the majority of your spaces, and they had some wonderful […]

Child Friendly Decor Tips

A stylish home… or children? Why not both! Your cynical friends might say you may have to choose one or the other. However, at Hotondo Homes, we love a challenge and we truly believe that you can have both. That’s why we’ve come up with some clever and practical child-friendly interior decorating tips for your […]

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