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Melbourne Kitchen, Dining & Laundry Renovation – An Alphington Case Study

After recently moving into Alphington, the clients’ growing family needed more room and wanted to improve the layout of their home.

Their brief was to create more liveable open kitchen/dining space, increase light and help the home flow more freely - all while maintaining the number of bedrooms.

See how we developed a clever renovation to deliver the clients’ lifestyles. See more.

Solar Home Battery System To Revolutionise Your Power Bill

 

Home battery system is set to change the way we power our homes and slash electricity bills at the same time, a new Climate Council report reveals.

Revealing big savings for homeowners, rather than export energy from rooftop solar back to the grid, households could be storing the energy they make and using it later on.

5 Home Renovation Nightmares and How to Avoid Them

Recent research shows many people put it off renovating purely because of the risks of the project getting off track.

This article looks at the 5 top home renovation risks and how to stop them impacting your renovation. 

7 Reasons To Consider A Fixer Upper For Your Next Home

Buying your perfect home, in your perfect suburb for the perfect budget isn’t as easy as it used to be. This article looks at the benefits of buying a fixer-upper to create your ideal lifestyle – and pocket some savings! Read more…

Buying To Renovate – A Case Study

With Melbourne’s inner metro property market booming, buying a home that’s within budget, to your taste and in the right location has become more challenging. This article is a case study of an astute Clifton Hill couple who purchased a fixer-upper and renovated it to get the home they now love.

10 Questions You Must Ask Your Renovation Designer or Builder

Here are ten ‘must ask’ questions to cover with your renovation designer/builder to make sure you get the renovation you’re after.

Tired of Missing Out At Auction? Buying to Renovate

This strategy will help you to get the home you want, within your budget. Finding your perfect home in your preferred locale, for the right price can be a real challenge. Low interest rates, international buyers and growth in house prices have created a very competitive auction environment in highly prized suburbs. Here’s one way to access the market on your own terms.

Second Storey Home Extension Case Study

This home owner wanted to modernise and extend this period home in a tasteful and appealing way.

Architectural Home Renovations - Welcome Ben!

We're pleased to announce that structural builder, Ben Campbell has joined The Makeover Group as Project Director. This means The Makeover Group now delivers more substantial architectural home renovations for our clients.

With over 20 years building industry experience, Ben is a Registered Building Practitioner (DBU 27520) who has primarily focussed on higher-end, architect designed extensions and renovations. Find out more about Ben.

South Melbourne Case Study: Home Renovations To Create More Space & Storage

Our client, had just purchased an apartment in South Melbourne a couple of kilometres from Melbourne's CBD. Check out the home renovation she did with this 'fixer-upper'.

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