Doing home renovations this summer? Consider new windows and doors, design consultant says – National

Hollie Cooper and her husband had just bought a new home and knew extensive renovations were in store. “Part of those renovations were that we wanted indoor/outdoor living. It was really important to us,” Cooper says. To make that happen in their home, they began looking at window walls as an option. But early research […]

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Home renovations that are worth the cost (and which one’s not)

Homeowners often spend a lot of money on renovations expecting to recoup more than they likely will. But some projects offer better returns than others. What you get out of a renovation when you sell your home depends on the update’s universal appeal and how well it compares with similar properties, says Colleen Quinn, designer […]

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Amazing makeover: This is what a multi-million dollar home renovation looks like

Alexandra Duffey with her sons, Harry, 7, Jack, 8, and Tom, 12, at the home she has renovated in Chelmer. Image: AAP/John Gass. RENOVATING a home is hard work, but renovating one while living in a different country is a whole lot harder. Just ask Alex Duffey, who bought a house in Chelmer sight unseen […]

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Clever renovation by the river in Sydney’s inner west

This house designed by studioplusthree is situated in a leafy site in the heart of the city, providing the owners’ children with the opportunity for discovery and adventurous play. Picture: Tom Ferguson This house could be classified under “secret Sydney”. Located not far from the Cooks River in the inner west, it’s a spot even […]

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