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This collection of whitepapers will give you a great insight into all the major steps in the building process. So you’ll know exactly what’s happening at all times, as well as what’s coming next.
When Gehan and Michelle approached apg homes to construct their dream property, they were looking for somewhere they could build a future together - somewhere to entertain, to laugh, to celebrate and love, a home for their children to grow up in, as well as a home that catered to their own individual needs.
Setting a new home building budget
For those who have not been through the new home building experience, it can be tricky trying to work out what a realistic budget should be and how to go about setting one from the beginning and more importantly, sticking to it.
Good design - key areas to consider
Anyone who has built a home before would know that designing a new home is more than working out how many bedrooms and bathrooms we need. There are so many other areas that need to be considered including electrical, green smart, air-conditioning and pool requirements.
Solar passive design and sustainable living
With the increased focus on sustainability and all the talk on carbon emission, carbon foot prints, carbon trading schemes, recycling and energy efficiency, it is easy to become confused with the terminology and lose sight of what we are all trying to achieve with environmentally friendly.
Pools - planning and preparation
With the average building block becoming smaller and homes getting bigger, finding space for a back yard pool has become a bit trickier and more consideration at an earlier stage needs to be given to its installation and location.