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. 


Choosing the best paint colours to suit your new home

Do you know what goes into selecting a colour scheme for your home? It's more than just picking a colour you like - it has to work with every single room!

Your kitchen could be so much better with a butler's pantry

Do you know what a butler's pantry, or scullery, is? It could seriously increase the functionality of your kitchen - apg homes can help you get one.

Check out the new apg homes display homes around Perth right now

Want to see your new home before it's built? With display homes from apg homes you can, and you'll fall in love before you even move in!

Transforming your old furniture without spending a fortune

You don't need to spend a lot of money on new furniture to enhance your interior design - upcycling is a simple (and cost-effective) concept.

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.