When life moves on, so can you
Kavilesh wanted to avoid a cookie-cutter solution. He wanted to build something beautiful and memorable on a clean slate.
Passion is the key to your forever home.
Kamahl and Maria were living in a two-bedroom townhouse for many years, and while they were content there, they were also dreaming of a larger home as the next step in their lives.
Finding that ‘click’ with your builder is crucial to a great build process.
Bill and Jen have called their house a home for over 13 years. Despite realising that with a growing family their living needs had outgrown what the home could provide, they thought a knock-down and rebuild was outside of their financial means.
Build Costs: How to keep them down during your build
You’re about to build your dream home. But how do you keep costs down during the build? Homes by Howe are here to help guide you through the ins and outs.
Quality Construction: The Homes by Howe process
When choosing a builder to construct your dream home make sure they have well established quality construction processes from the outset.
Site costs: The ultimate guide to save your budget
Site costs can make or break your budget. Homes by Howe have compiled an ultimate guide to site costs to help keep you on track.
Why you need a drainage plan for your new home
Having a drainage plan for your knock down rebuild from the onset can save you a lot of strife in the long-term.
Budget blow out: Top things to look out for
When building a new home so many things have the potential to blow out your budget. Understand the costs and be prepared to stay on track.
What are the steps of a knock down rebuild?
Your complete guide to a knockdown rebuild with Homes by Howe.
Knock down rebuild or empty block?
Your current home isn’t working for you and you are ready to upgrade. Is it easier to knock down and rebuild or buy an empty block?
19 Questions to ask your builder before you get started
Building a home is one of the biggest investments of your life and choosing the right builder one of the most important steps in your journey. We’ve compiled a list of questions to help make this process easier.
Is it better to Knockdown and Rebuild or Renovate?
Knockdown and rebuild or renovate? What are the odds you goggled a similar question to find yourself here? Well wait no longer! Here are some handy things to ask yourself before jumping in and making the big decision.
Canberra’s Significant Trees
When building in the ACT or considering buying land it is good to have a basic working knowledge on the ACT Governments Tree Protection Act 2005 so that your grand plans don’t come unstuck. Here’s all you need to know about the Tree Protection Act before you get building.
Things you need to know before buying sloping land
A sloping block of land can offer stunning views and a unique house design, however there are a number of things to be aware of before jumping in and buying a sloping block.
The Ultimate Guide to Steel Frame vs. Timber Frame
Steel frame vs. timber frame? This can be a daunting question for the uninitiated, so let us help you break it down with our ultimate guide to steel frames vs timber frames.
How to maximise space in your laundry
A well-designed laundry elevates the everyday, mundane tasks of washing and cleaning, giving them intention and making us aware of the inherent joy in the simplicity of the acts.
5 open-plan living tips you need to know
Open-Plan living is a perfect compliment to the Australian lifestyle. When done right it can draw us closer together and facilitate a greater connection to the outside world.
Building Adam McGrath’s dream home
While most people start off thinking about the building, Adam McGrath and wife Netty took a different approach building their dream home.
10 things to look for in your ‘all-inclusive’ building quote
When comparing building quotes, make sure that you’re not in for any nasty surprises. Here’s 10 things to look for in your building quote.
Private viewing of 72 Monaro Cres, Red Hill
Congratulations to Ben & Sophie on a street record breaking sale of $3.5M for their Red Hill home we built last year. It sold in less than 24hrs before even going to market.
How to choose the best builder in Canberra
A custom home is a dream come true for many people in the world. Which home builder should you choose? Find out how to choose the best builder in Canberra here.
Knock down rebuild: ex-govie to spacious family home
The kitchen is often said to be the heart of a home, and for James and Karen’s newly built house, this is only half of the story.
New Home Build: Top 4 tips for success in Canberra
A new home build takes time and dedication. If you want your build to be a success, our guide can tell you how to make it happen in five steps.