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An Italian Experience

ITALY Architecture at is best Having just returned from a trip around Italy, initially courtesy of RAC Insurance and Trafalgar Travel from a competition for the first 8 days, then hiring a car and driving great distances, experiencing the AutoStrada … Continue reading

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How do you design a comfortable home?

I was looking through the newspaper yesterday in particular the New Homes section where all the group builders or project builders advertise their new home designs. I never look at the paper ordinarily but opened it to talk to a … Continue reading

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WORKING DRAWINGS COMPLETED

The process to complete working drawings can sometimes be long winded and especially when Christmas and holidays occur in the middle of the process but here we are ready to lodge to council. It always surprises me however that there … Continue reading

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Maylands New Home in second phase

The wheels turn slowly, it is a juggling act keeping things moving with balancing council requirements, clients wishes, compliance drawings and someone to pay for it all until the banks come to the party. This is why it is easier … Continue reading

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What do people really look for in a home?

When I look at the builders in Perth and the house designs, even the latest I lived in a brand new home unit was developing dampness that has no stained my couch fabric from the ground up. Perth is presumably hot but I … Continue reading

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Council Responses Oct 2011

Communication from council has uncovered some issues on this tight site which proves to my mind that you cannot legislate for good design. The requirement under the R-codes is that an Alfresco have a minimum area of 24m2 with a … Continue reading

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