Home Renovation Advice Articles
Browse our articles below for advice and inspiration on your renovation project. We’ve listed all the articles here, but if you’re looking for a specific type of information (e.g products) simply use the icons to filter your results.
Charging into the future
The growing demand for electric vehicle-friendly homes is great news for those renovating or building because getting the pre-wiring in early on your projects will save time and money for everyone down the track.
Introducing Grohe colours with the Freedom of Choice collection
Robertson Bathware Introduces Grohe Colours with the Freedom of Choice collection.
Creating the home you always wanted; here's how Solatube® can help.
Quite simply, Solatubes bring the goodness of outside in, transforming dull, dark & gloomy areas into beautiful spaces filled with pure, clean, healthy daylight - the ultimate mood booster all year round.
All about Tiny Homes
In recent years, tiny homes have become the preferred lifestyle choice for many individuals, couples and families across the world - particularly throughout New Zealand, Australia, Europe and the United States. Minimalism is on the rise - with Netflix shows such as “Tidying up with Marie Kondo” encouraging residents to live simply and intentionally. On Youtube, too, people have built careers off of exploring different approaches to minimalistic living. What is it about tiny homes and minimal living that has so many people choosing small spaces over grand designs?
Top 5 renovation additions
If you are looking for a way to create more living and sleeping space for your family, these home extensions, additions and conversions are sure to provide inspiration.
Unique and unconventional home addition ideas
With housing prices at an all-time high and land availability at an all-time low, many young individuals and families are looking for affordable and innovative ways to build a home or extend their living space. Minimalism, too, plays a part here, with people of all ages choosing to downsize in order to improve their lifestyle. From tiny homes to container homes, we look at the latest trends in unique modern architecture - and help you to consider if one of these unique spaces could be right for you.
The pros and cons of tiny homes
Have you ever thought about living in a tiny home? Due to their affordability, sustainability and mobility, they are a lifestyle move that is drawing worldwide interest.
A room-by-room guide to renovating your holiday home
If you are looking for inspiration for turning your holiday home into a haven, keep reading.
Choosing the Perfect Attic Stairs
When we renovate, we are often looking to increase storage in our homes. A simple and cost-effective way is to use an Attic Stair to access your roof space.
5 tips to plan and add value to your renovation
With careful planning and support, renovations do not need to be stressful. In fact, they can be an enjoyable adventure! The following steps will get you off to a smooth start and help you to add value to your home.
Top 5 value increasing renovations
Whether you are hoping to sell a property or improve the lifestyle quality of your family home, renovating can serve as a fantastic way to improve your home’s value. If you’re not sure where to start, the following inspirational homes are sure to provide some insight.
Resilient flooring includes vinyl, linoleum, cork and rubber. It is potentially the most cost-effective option for your home.
Why it’s important to invest in comprehensive bathroom renovation planning
Bathrooms are one of the most commonly renovated rooms in houses. They are also one of the most susceptible to cost and time overruns. The solution?
Renovating the right response
Far too often we see renovation projects that end up a mismatch of ideas with a total lack of coherence, the spaces created are ok, but they could have been great.
Creating Value in your Renovation
Renovating your home is an exciting venture but it is important to be strategic when deciding where to spend your money.
Ultimate guide to Bathroom Renovations
Refresh Renovations has completed hundreds of bathroom renovations around the world, and although bathroom trends change year to year and country to country, we've found that some principles are universal and stand the test of time. We’ve compiled all of the knowledge we’ve gained over the years to create this ultimate resource to bathroom renovations. In this guide we will cover every aspect of renovating your bathroom, from maximising space, to choosing your materials to the estimated costs.