Important decisions to make when Building your new house

Sure, we’ve all done it, marveling at beautifully designed houses that ooze effortless style and dreaming of building our own ideal home. Firstly, I encourage anyone to build their own home, its fun, exciting and will probably be the single most important piece of design in your life for many years. You can build a house that fits exactly into your current lifestyle, your aesthetics, your future plans and ambitions in the location that suits you best. But if you have ever watched Grand Designs, you will also know that…

Tasmania’s Historic Buildings

Tasmania’s National Heritage Festival is Australia’s largest heritage festival. During this time, the doors are opened to Tasmania’s National Trust houses, which otherwise are closed to the public, as most are still lived in today. Rare gems of early colonial buildings and objects of national significance can be found in Tasmania. Wherever you travel in Tasmania you will find examples of late Georgian architecture which have been very well preserved. The architecture in Tasmania is inextricably linked to the State’s past as a convict settlement. Launceston and Hobart have many…