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Sanding floors is a time-consuming job, but it’s time well spent to get the best results. New and refinished wood flooring upgrades are the top interior renovation projects that add the most value at resale to your home. Remember how good your wooden floor
Often colour is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of walls. Modern ideas are changing the way we do things and wall treatments are no exception when renovating. Revolutionising your home is looking outside the conventional wall painting
Finding yourself working from home and feeling uninspired with your work space? A study room is a place for quiet contemplation, work or study. It should be a comfortable and productive space that produces creativity and inspiration.
Window furnishings can have a major impact on how a room looks and feels and are something you will see every day, so it is vital you achieve an end result that’s both beautiful and practical. You might be surprised to learn just how expensive some window furnishings
Everyone has visions of their Christmas dream home. For far too many of us, our “dream house” remains a dream for eternity, largely because we believe it is something we think we can never afford. The reality, however, is that this is often very untrue. Sitting down with a designer and builder to plan out the features of your dream house can be an eye-opener.
Here is a few renovation planning and budgeting tips to help you save money and get the best possible result on your next home renovation. It is important to make every dollar count in a home renovation so ensure the money you spend will have the biggest impact. For renovators, particularly first-timers, knowing where to splurge and where to save is not always that clear.
It is not just about the aesthetic appeal of putting a roof over our heads anymore, today’s roof designs can reduce energy costs, improve drainage, increase natural light, and add a sense of beauty to a home. There is more than just one choice now, pitched, flat, skillion, saw tooth or butterfly roofs are just a few.
Transforming your laundry into the perfect space takes organisation but it is easier than you think. Not everyone has the luxury to have a full sized laundry, sometimes it’s not feasible to create a laundry room. To make sure your laundry is functional no matter the size, we have a few key tips what will transform the laundry space
Your front door colour shouldn’t be an afterthought. It is the first thing people see when they walk into your home. You want it to be welcoming and give your home curb appeal. A quick and cheap way to give your entrance way a makeover is by painting your front door.
Why is everyone choosing white for their walls? Just like the fashion industry, interior trends take a cue from past seasons; what was favourable/desirable/fashionable years ago is new again and white is back. White is clean and fresh and a safe choice however an all-white concept has its own challenges, meaning it’s important to pay attention to the details.
Owen Gardner’s ability to understand our vision and bring it to life was what made us use Gardner Construction. We would like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation for the excellent work you carried out, building our internal extensions. We have been delighted with the quality of the work and with the reliability of your team. You have done an excellent job, completing the build on budget and time.
Natalie and Alex Maroubra
Gardner Construction did a full renovation on our house and they were amazing throughout the whole process. Owen, Matt, Shaun and Sarah were amazing throughout the build and we could not fault them. We felt very lucky to have them as our builders and design team and would not hesitate in referring them to other customers looking to renovate. They took the stress out of renovating and made the whole experience an enjoyable one.