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Doble storey home design trends 2015: The laundry

February 18, 2015

For the fifth part of our home design trends series, we want to focus on a sometimes neglected part of the home, the laundry. This is a space which is generally considered to be purely functional rather than beautiful. As a luxury double-storey home builder in Perth we beg to differ!, We believe that every single space in the home should of course be functional, but should also look absolutely stunning and be a pleasure to be in! So to help you d...

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The advantages of building your own double storey home in perth

February 08, 2015

Although it’s easy to go out into the housing market and buy a pre-built home, many potential homeowners instead opt to build their own double-storey home in Perth. At Novus Homes, we believe that building your own home allows you to live in a home which is the perfect home for you and your family. Here are some of the benefits in building rather than buying a pre-built home. Choose the Location At Novus, we have often encountered ...

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2 Storey homes: Five home upgrades that pay off at resale

January 30, 2015

Home improvement projects can be an expensive and stressful project! Ideally, they’ll increase the value of your home, but if you’re not careful, you could end up spending too much money on something that will actually lower the resale value of your house. As a two-storey home builder in Perth, we understand the things that home buyers value most when they’re looking for their perfect home! Here are some tips on worthwhile home ...

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Which Kitchen Counter is Right for You?

January 22, 2015

A kitchen countertop is one of the most highly used surfaces in the home. As a home builder in Perth, we understand the importance of choosing the right kitchen counter for your family situation and lifestyle. We’ve done some research about the best kitchen counter materials, to help you choose the one that is right for you! Butcher block Many new home builders Perth WA are using butcher block kitchen counters in modern home desig...

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Smart two-storey homes in perth: kitchen technologies for your home

January 18, 2015

Today’s kitchen appliances are smart and they are becoming even smarter. In a world of constant interconnectedness, home appliances are being designed to communicate with one another to fit into our hectic lives. As we move towards a household where everything from your lights, locks and loos is connected to your wi-fi, many kitchen appliances can now communicate with your smart phone, allowing you to ‘check in’ while you are aw...

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How to Choose the Perfect Floors for Your Home

January 11, 2015

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if house designs could incorporate one flooring type that works perfectly for everyone? Unfortunately, what works for some people may be completely wrong for others. Depending on your family situation and lifestyle, different flooring options will be more suitable for you. Here is information on some common flooring materials (from your family home builder in Perth) to help you decide which flooring solution is ...

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Five tips for choosing your two storey home builder in perth

January 11, 2015

When it’s time to think about building a beautiful new home for your family, it is important to carefully consider which home builder you task with the job. A luxury home is a major investment and should be something that you’re proud to own and be a joy to live in. Here are some tips to consider when shopping for two story home builders Perth! 1.First impressions are very important. Ask yourself these vital questions about pote...

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Summer Fun: Is a Swimming Pool a Good Investment?

January 05, 2015

When you build a new home in Perth, is a backyard swimming pool a good investment? The answer to this question is not usually a simple “yes” or “no”. As a home builder in Perth, we have done a little bit of research to help you decide what to do in your situation! Pool Perception In Australia, swimming pools are very popular and more homeowners in Australia have swimming pools (per capita) than any other country i...

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2 Storey home design trends 2014/2015: the home office

January 03, 2015

As the fourth part of our home design trends series, today we want to focus on home office design trends for 2014/15. As a luxury 2 storey home builder in Perth, we understand how important it is to have dedicated spaces in the home. This will keep your home looking clutter free and importantly, also separate your home into different ‘zones’. Whether you’re working from home full-time or just completing paperwork in the evenings...

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Home design trends 2014: The bathroom

December 21, 2014

As the third part of our home design trends series, today we want to focus on amazing bathroom design trends for 2014. As a luxury two storey home builder in Perth, we understand the importance of creating an elegant and dramatic bathroom space. The right bathroom will not only be aesthetically pleasing for your family, but will also add value to your home. We have researched some bathroom design trends for this year, to help you design your perf...

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The Perfect Bathtub for Your Bathroom

December 21, 2014

There are many different styles of bathtub, some taking inspiration from medieval times and others from the Scandinavian wilds! A bathtub can form the centrepiece in your bathroom, or simply meld smoothly with your other bathroom furniture and fixtures. As a single storey home designer in Perth with a passion for beautiful and functional bathrooms, we have come up with a few tips to help you choose the right bathtub for your bathroom! Dime...

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Choosing the right flooring for your home

December 14, 2014

Flooring is incredibly important in home design. As you walk through a home, the flooring needs to not only look beautiful, but also feel beautiful. Most importantly, it also needs to provide functionality. For example, if you have children and pets, you might want to go for different flooring style than if you are a family of two. As a designer of luxury, double storey homes in Perth, we design homes for many different family units. We understan...

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Novus home: Our Award-winning designs

December 07, 2014

At Novus Homes, we want you to know that when you build a double storey home in Perth with us, you will be building with one of the most highly awarded builders in Western Australia. We are extremely proud of the accolades we have received, and would like to share some of our successes with you. In the past 16 years, we have won 90 Master Builders Association (MBA) and Housing Industry Association (HIA) awards including two national awards for...

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Vision One Homes: Our Award-Winning Designs

December 07, 2014

At Vision One, we are passionate about designing and building outstanding single storey homes in Perth. We will work with you every step of the way, until you are completely satisfied with your new home. The quality of our designs and homes has been recognised in the numerous awards and accolades we have received. While we don’t want to brag too much, we are extremely proud of our single storey homes, and would like to share some o...

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Our four favourite double storey homes from movies

November 14, 2014

Have you ever watched a movie and seen a house that you would love to live in? As two storey home builders in Perth, our focus during movies can sometimes waver from the action, to the setting. There have been some truly beautiful two storey homes portrayed in movies, and here are four of our favourites! The Notebook Has there ever been a more romantic home renovation in the history of the world? We think not! This gorgeous home was actually...

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