New Home Building Blog

Our new home building blog is a comprehensive blog dedicated to sharing our knowledge and information to inspire, inform and assist you with the new home building process.

We regularly add new articles which cover anything and everything from the latest interior design trends, tips and how tos and industry news to choosing your block, home finance options, best practice home design and room specific considerations - just to name a few.  

We want to ensure you’re armed with all the right information so you can make the best decisions about your home for you and your family. 


Why is now the best time to build in WA?

Think buying is a better option than building in Perth right now? Think again. The land market is strong, and the median dwelling value is high!

apg homes adds 17 plans to the double-storey Expression range

Have you recently checked out the Expression range from apg homes? There are 17 additions to it now - take a look at what we've done here!

The Maker Designer Kitchens - who are they and what do they do?

Thinking about building a new home this year? Do it in February, and you'll get to work with a specialised kitchen design consultant as well!

The easiest ways to declutter your home this summer

Decluttering your home this summer doesn't have to take away from your time in the sun. In fact, just a few minutes a day can make a big difference. Here's how.

Your first-home building guide

Building your first home can be daunting - if you don't have a comprehensive guide to help you through the process. We've got you covered!

How you can achieve a great kitchen design in your home

If you're thinking about building a new home with a dream kitchen, there are a few things you'll need to consider before making your final decision.

How to garden in the summer without taking away from your beach time

Need a solution for your gardening taking up far too much of your beach time? We've got the solutions you need so you can catch as many waves as you want!

Add value to your home with these kitchen design ideas

Ever wanted a designer kitchen in your new home? If you build a new home with apg homes in February, that dream will become a reality.

What are buyers facing heading into 2017?

Wanting to buy a home in Perth? Your best option might be to build new, and not just so you can save money - also so you can build wealth over time.

What makes a scullery so useful in a kitchen?

Have you ever needed an extra bit of storage and preparation space in your kitchen? We've all been there, when you have so much to prepare for a big family dinner, and you just can't fit everything on the bench at once. Well, in your new apg homes design, you can include a scullery. This could be all you need to become the next Masterchef!