Prepare Your Home for a South-East Summer

Prepare Your Home for a South-East Summer

Queenslanders love a good summer; the perfect opportunity to hit the beaches, catch some waves, go on a bike ride, take a dip in some rainforest pools, and generally just take in all there is that our fine state has to offer when the weather heats up.   However,...
4 Tips on How to Choose a Block of Land

4 Tips on How to Choose a Block of Land

  It takes patience and persistence to build a dream home, and as the dreamer, there are many factors to be considered. The first place you need to start is finding your base, and what we all know is referred to as, a block of land.   Securing the perfect block...
Features to Look for In Your Home Loan

Features to Look for In Your Home Loan

Home loans are vast and varied and are presented in many forms; the rates are usually offered as fixed, variable and introductory. Then you have your repayment methods of principal and interest (where you pay off your interest as well as your loan), or just interest...
The Benefits of Building a Custom Home

The Benefits of Building a Custom Home

When it’s time to think about a new home to stamp into your passport of life, it can often be difficult to decide whether to build a new home or to buy an existing residence.   Home is colloquially where our heart is; where we venture on back to after a long...
The Importance of Landscaping

The Importance of Landscaping

Like icing is to a cake, landscaping is the crème de la crème for the presentation of a home. But the presentation factor is not just the only benefit to your new, custom built home. Landscaping can impact your home from a hip pocket prospective, right through to ease...
Hardwood vs Engineered Timber Flooring

Hardwood vs Engineered Timber Flooring

When building a new home, we know it can get overwhelming with the decisions and choices you need to make. One of those decisions is what to put on your floors. Due to an ability to never really go out of fashion, timber flooring is often a popular choice. But there...
Budget Changes for Land and Home Owners

Budget Changes for Land and Home Owners

A myriad of new federal, state and local government laws took place at the start of this financial year. These amended policies and procedures will affect every aspiring and current home owner, investor and renter in the country.   Queensland Custom Homes have...
The Importance of Maintaining a New Home

The Importance of Maintaining a New Home

You have just had your dream home built and you have moved into your shiny new abode, congratulations! It’s easy to get swept up in the glory of a new home and forget about the nitty gritty and important maintenance. Like anything sparkly new, it’s vital to remain...
Meet Energy Efficiency Ratings to Save Money!

Meet Energy Efficiency Ratings to Save Money!

Saving money is always welcomed, and it’s even better when it is your own money we’re talking about. For those of you who still stash away your loose coins and hide your money under the mattress, you are going to love this final blog in Queensland Custom Homes’ series...
Insulation for Energy Efficient Homes

Insulation for Energy Efficient Homes

When you want to keep warm and snug you think of insulation, right? Insulation for your body in the form of a big fluffy jumper or jacket, and puffy feather-filled duvets on the bed (now all we are missing is the virtual hot chocolate).   Insulation for your home...
Checklist - Choosing Your Home Builder

Checklist - Choosing Your Home Builder

Choosing the builder for your new home can be a daunting task.  Grab our 14 point checklist and make the decision process clearer.

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