Perfect Time to Renovate

The newspapers haven’t exactly been lost for words when it comes to the building market lately. Yet soon it could be all quiet on the eastern front. Here’s a free headline for them: RENOVATIONS ARE ON THE RISE. Surprised? The most recent HIA Renovations Roundup Report has revealed that in the last three months of 2016,…

Renovate vs selling

If you have outgrown your home, you could move or build a new house but have you given some serious thought to renovating instead? Here are 5 reasons why renovating may be a better option for you: 1. Retain value in your own home. You could turn your existing home into your dream home and increase…

How to avoid overcapitalising

How do you know if you are adding real value to your home and not overcapitalising? Here’s a quick example: If your home is worth $850,000 today and you plan to spend $250,000 on an extension, then you need to be confident your new and improved home will be worth at least $1,100,000. If comparable…

Kitchen Renovation

The kitchen is the heart of your home. It’s where you prepare your meals and it’s where all of your family gather to discuss their day. Kitchen renovations are so popular and have the largest payoff in terms of boosting a home’s resale value. Of course, kitchen renovations can also be the most complicated and…

Your outdoor lifestyle

Pergola’s, Decks, Carports and Patio’s Open your home to the outside and create a patio space that can be enjoyed throughout the year. Available in a wide range of high gloss colours to complement your home, SpinRyde recommends the Stratco range of outdoor steel roofing sheets which offer a clean, smooth underside that has a…

Renovating Terrace Homes

4 helpful tips… Spinryde Home Renovations have renovated many different styles of homes over the last 4 decades, including terrace homes… The terraced home has the distinctive architectural style of being long, narrow, and built side-by-side.  This style of home can be many storey’s high, and is usually two rooms deep on each level. There are…

Bathroom Renovations

13 Answers to your bathroom renovation questions Do I need development consent to renovate my bathroom? When making the changes to plumbing, drainage or electrics, then you may require consent or at the very least an inspection by the relevant authority. A direct replacement of old and worn out fixtures will not need consent. All…