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Colour palettes for the home – 2013 trends

birsbane_home_builderBuilding or renovating a home comes with lots of choices and decisions to make. One of the most important and long lasting decisions is the colour palette of each room or even the whole home. With so many options, it can be hard to choose. If you are looking for some inspiration, consider the following 2013 colour trends. Urban eclipse This colour scheme is all about earth tones mixed with the inky night sky. Think neutrals, mustard yellows and deep… Read the rest
Posted on September 27th

Top five home renovations

home_renovations_brisbaneWhether you are looking at selling your home or just want to increase its value and modernise older rooms, renovating can make a big difference. With a little professional help and some common sense, it is easy to inject new life into your home. Below are the top five renovation projects for Australian homes. 1. Installing a spa Known for its warmer climate, the sunny state of Queensland offers great weather all year round. It is no wonder many homes… Read the rest

The benefits of building up

multi_story_home_brisbane-300x249One of the biggest choices to make when building a home is whether it will be a single or multi storey home. The choice can dramatically alter the home’s design and feel, making it vital to choose the right option for you and your family. There are both benefits and drawbacks to each option and understanding these will help you make the right choice. Single Storey Built on one level, a single storey home is ideal for young families and… Read the rest

Small lots – get all the space you need in your dream home

renovate-your-home-300x170As the Australian population increases, with high residential saturation in major cities, it is increasingly difficult to find a large lot to build on. With so many established homes and residents, many are now resorting to purchasing narrow lots to get their dream location. However, a small lot does not mean you have to settle for less. With the right home builder, like those at Lindon Homes, you can have the house of your dreams on that narrow lot. These… Read the rest

Get that inner city location without sacrificing space

brisbane_home_builder_innercity_living-300x118Brisbane is a bustling city filled to the brim. Within excess of 2 million people, it can be difficult to find space to build. Of the few spare blocks of land available, most are small, narrow or awkward to build on. But you don’t need to rule out inner city living just because of an unusual block of land. With the right home builders, your dream home can become a reality.Lindon Homes is a family owned and operated Queensland company… Read the rest

Classic colours for the home

birsbane_home_builder Building your own home is an exciting endeavour. You get to choose exactly what it will look like, from the different rooms and layout to the colours and fittings. One of the most important aspects of a home is its colour scheme. You need something that will last the distance but still represent your personality and style. Below are a few different colour schemes you could choose from for your home that transcend the trends. Warm Colours like red, cream,… Read the rest

Renovate – breathe new life into your home

renovate-your-home-300x170Buying or building a new home can be expensive and stressful, especially if you like the area you are in and have a limited budget. If you are looking for a new home without leaving your current location, there are alternatives. Renovating is a cost effective way to breathe new life into your home without uprooting your life. Queensland based construction firm, Lindon Homes, is a company offering luxury home building and major renovations. With over 25 years experience planning,… Read the rest

Five house trends for 2013 – add a little luxury to your home

lindon-homes-trends-300x204 When building your home, one of the most important and exciting things to think about is how it will look. Choosing the fittings, fixtures, colours and items to place inside your home can be a lot of fun. But before you start, here are a few trends emerging this year you should consider:Antique brass Experts have anticipated the rejuvenation of all things antique, including brushed brass. Antique metals like brass not only look great, but go the distance, resistant to… Read the rest

From the ground up – the advantages of building over buying your home

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After renting for many years, you have decided to finally make the big step – purchase your own home. However, you are unsure whether you want to simply buy something pre-existing or buy land and build. While purchasing a home that is already built may have its benefits, there are many more reasons why creating a custom home is the way to go.… Read the rest

What to look for in a luxury home builder

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Building a home is one of the most exciting and stressful times in your life. Finding the right home builder to ensure it is as stress free as possible is vital. If you are looking for a luxury home builder, there are a number of things to consider:… Read the rest