What to Consider When Building in Bushfire Prone Areas

Australia has always faced the devastating impact of bushfires. Now, thanks to the effects of climate change, the loss of lives and property in rural, regional and urban areas across NSW, QLD, Victoria and ACT has been significant. This has prom

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The Benefits of Building a Granny Flat in Australia

More than half a million homeowners across Australia’s eastern seaboard have enough space on their property to build a granny flat. This could boost home values by 30 percent and add around 27% to rental income. Building a granny flat in Austr

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Heating Options For A Small Home

While every Australian is aware of our hot summers, how we keep our homes warm during the cooler months is often an afterthought until winter hits, unlike residents in frigid and high priced cities like Chicago in the U.S. While larger homes usuall

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The Doors Recommended By Australia’s Leading Kit Home Supplier (Kitome)

Building a new home can be exciting, but when it comes to making big decisions (like choosing doors, for example) you’ll notice that there are a wide range of options available on the market. With doors, you have to consider the size, colour, fra

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Why Your Coastal Home Needs The Right Cladding

Cladding isn’t used solely for decoration purposes. It also provides thermal insulation and weather resistance for your home. When choosing the right cladding for your coastal home, you not only need to think about weather resistance to water, he

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What to Ask When Buying a Block of Land

When buying a block of land, it is important to go in with your eyes wide open. While a block of land may look perfect on the surface, there are a lot of underlying factors to consider. From legalities to the nature of the land, being informed of e

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Building a Tiny House – Why a Kit Home is the Better Option

In recent years the tiny house movement has been growing in momentum. People are flocking to this different way of living as a means to save money and be environmentally friendly. However, what many people don’t realise is that they don’t ne

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Why Kit Homes Are the Cheapest Way to Build a House in Australia

When building a house there are a lot of costs to consider. Virtually every step throughout the construction process comes at a cost. While the price of building a house can be cut down by sourcing cheap locations to build, this is not the only cos

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Building a Kit Home for Airbnb

While it’s not suited for everyone, Airbnb offers a number of ways for homeowners to benefit from its extensive platform. Significantly altering the nature of the short-term property rental market, running an Airbnb property can provide extra i

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Environmentally Friendly Kit Homes

Eco-friendly buildings have received a lot of attention over recent years, and with good reason. There are a wide range of benefits of choosing to live in a property that is environmentally friendly. Reduced environmental impact By using energy-e

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