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The unique challenges of renovating an apartment (& how to handle them)

Given that apartments typically occupy a smaller footprint than a house, they are generally a lot easier to transform and renovate than houses, particularly...

3 reasons to renovate your laundry

With Australians spending more than ever on renovations,  it's important to understand what kind of improvements will be of the most benefit in the long...

Tips to renovate for your target market

Property expert, buyer’s advocate and The Block buyer’s jury judge, Greville Pabst of WBP Group, says it’s important to know your demographic when renovating...

What features are hot in home renos right now

The primary purpose of investing in a major renovation is to create a space that is unique to you and your needs. Whilst many...

Renovate or detonate? That is the question

Should you renovate your home or demolish and build new? We have the answers… Home owners faced with an older home that is in need...

Save over $5k on your bathroom renovation with these easy steps

Want to save thousands of dollars on your next bathroom renovation? Of course, you do! And the solution to saving $5000 or more on...

6 lessons from a rookie kitchen renovator

As a long time The Block watcher first time renovator, I knew I was in for a hectic and possibly tear-filled challenge when I...

What tradies do I need for my kitchen reno?

It’s no wonder that the kitchen is easily a favourite space in the house, and for many, it’s the heart of the home. It’s...

​Practical must-haves for your next kitchen renovation

The challenge of specifying fittings and appliances for most kitchen renovations comes down to the function versus form argument: Do you base your decision...