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A Home Renovations Guide – Eastern Suburbs Sydney

Planning to renovate your Sydney Eastern Suburbs home?

When you consider that the Eastern Suburbs stretches through some of Sydney’s most iconic locations such as Bondi Beach, Randwick, Double Bay, South Head, and Maroubra, it’s not hard to see why people are eager to live in this area; it’s like owning a piece of heaven. Read more

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Why the Kitchen is the Most Important Part of the Home

Don’t take your kitchen for granted

Every room in a house serves a specific function, which means every single room in a home is important. Some rooms, however, are perceived to be more important than others. Many home owners say that of these rooms, the kitchen is the most important part of the home. Here are some of the reasons why.

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Sydney Conveyancing

Sydney Conveyancing: Important Questions To Ask

Are you asking your conveyancer the right questions?

Knowing just what to ask a potential Sydney conveyancing specialist could very well be the difference between success and failure. Buying a home is already a very stressful time. Even though enjoyable, both parties need to make certain that everything is fully understood. That is why it is important to have a professional handle the legal paperwork.

Keep in mind that this transfer of property can be legally performed in three manners: by a solicitor, a conveyancer, or even by you. It is a very detailed process so before you make a decision here are some things to consider.

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Kitchen Renovation

Top 5 Kitchen Renovation Mistakes to Avoid

Transforming your kitchen successfully

The kitchen is one of the busiest parts of the house. Often, you will find people gathering in it engaging in lively talks as they cook and indulge in good food. As it one of the most hardworking spaces in your home, investing on a good kitchen is well worth it. If you are planning for a kitchen renovation, here is a quick guide on mistakes you should avoid.

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Builders Sydney

Builders Sydney – 10 Tips to Prevent Renovation Disasters

Builders Sydney – The pitfalls to watch for 

We have all heard renovation disaster stories. Many occur because homeowners are inexperienced in renovating so they try to save money and take short cuts, sometimes simply making the wrong choices along the way. We talked to a few builders in our Sydney network and gathered a summary of common pitfalls to watch out for.

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Kitchen Renovations – Tips from Tradebusters

Are you planning on renovating your kitchen?

Did you know that a quality kitchen renovation can add substantially value to your home, so it’s important to get it right!

To help you do this, we have asked some of the great cabinet makers in the Tradebusters network for their tips. We share below their top five:

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Home Renovation

Looking For Great Home Renovation Ideas?

Where to find great home renovation ideas

Are you looking for great home renovation ideas? Don’t fret anymore. We have compiled a list of ways how you can find ideas and get inspired.

If the answer is no, there’s no need to worry about it. While it would be great if you can come up with a wholly original home renovation idea of your own, it would still be a good idea to look around and find inspiration from a lot of different places. And yes, there are many sources from where you can draw great home renovation ideas. Here are some of them.

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Renovating… “Who Am I Appealing To, You Or Me?”

Renovating… “Who am I appealing to, you or me?”

Maggie, a Tradebusters service user had just purchased the new in-style, egg shaped bath tub for the bathroom which was about to be renovated by Dave (the bathroom business) in our trade network. She rang us up in a panic with this question –  “Have I made the right decision in buying it? I just love this egg, but my friends think I should go for the standard modern line shape. What do you think?”

Tradebusters responds “It depends!”

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Get More From Selling Your Home

How to sell your home

Last week I was speaking to a user of the Tradebusters service (let’s call her “Jane”) who having purchased a new house six months ago and carried out some renovation improvements, just recently had her property re-valued. Jane was delighted to share that the valuation revealed an incremental increase of $70,000 in property value, and that’s after the renovation costs. Not bad considering the renovation works were completed in less than three months. Read more

Kitchen Renovations

6 Tips To Make Your Kitchen Look More Fabulous

A great kitchen can add incredible value to your property

To a home owner, every single part of the house is very important. However, if we cut through the sentimental attachment to every room and look at things more objectively, a realisation that the kitchen is the most important room of a home will come. Come to think of it, the kitchen is where we do a lot of stuff aside from its obvious purpose of being where we cook our food and eat.

The kitchen has also become a very popular spot for entertaining guests, believe it or not. We share lots of precious moments with friends and family at the kitchen and talk about stuff, often with a steaming cup of coffee or tea in hand.

Since the kitchen is the most important room of a home, we owe it to ourselves to make it look the best that it can. If you are planning to do any kitchen improvements or renovations, here are 6 tips that could help you make your kitchen look more fabulous.

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