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Herbert Street House by Architect Hewson
Packing a Lot of Functionality Into "Gloriously Small" Extension
At just 36 square metres, this compact yet thoughtful addition creates space for cooking, eating, writing, sitting and more...
The Terrace by Thomas Winwood Architecture
Townhouse is a Taste of the '70s with a Mid-Century Modern Twist
This compact inner-city townhouse has been transformed from an unremarkable '70s era building into a timeless, light-filled home.
Fitzroy House by Julie Firkin Architects
A Series of Airy Spaces Cascade Down the Natural Slope of This Block
An eco-friendly, 7 star energy rated addition to an inner-city terrace feels bright, breezy and, importantly, comfortable year-round.
South Terrace Alterations and Additions by Philip Stejskal Architects
Light 'Funnels' Fix East-West Orientation at This Fremantle Renovation
Orientation is the best way to make your home feel light and bright. So what can you do when your home faces the wrong way?
Boston Road Townhouse by Lachlan Shepherd Architects
This Townhouse on a Small Block Stacks the Backyard on the Roof
How to deal with a small block? Don't sacrifice the backyard, stack it on top of the house and you've got a sophisticated roof deck!
Shoreham by Modscape
This Modular Home Was Built in 12 Weeks and Installed in One Day!
Want a new home for Christmas? With this beautiful modular prefab you could wake up in your finished home on Christmas morning...
Garth House by Ola Architecture Studio
An Elegant Black Timber Extension Compliments a 19th Century Home
An elegant and restrained timber addition provides the perfect modern living space for a family of five (plus two energetic dogs).
Daylesford Prefab House by Prebuilt
Striking Prefabricated Home Settles Into This Stunning Rural Site
Clad in COLORBOND® steel with a contemporary take on the traditional pitched roof, this prefab house looks right at home in the bush.
Small and Sculpted Studio Apartment by Catseye Bay
A Bold, Curvaceous Joinery Unit Completely Transforms this Apartment
Both architecture and furniture, the joinery unit designed to fit in the middle of this studio apartment allows for numerous functions.
Shakin' Stevens Residence by Matt Gibson Architecture
This Home Takes the Need to Connect to Green Space Very Seriously
You can tell something's different about this heritage home from the moment you see the lime green door and pastel green walls...
Queen Street Apartment by Dorrington Atcheson Architects
From Painting Storage for a Gallery to a City Centre Family Home
Renovating an apartment is a challenge because you're confined to the existing envelope. What if it's also a heritage building?
Soloman Street Alterations and Additions by Philip Stejskal Architects
Fencing Product Helps to Create a Home for a Couple of Empty Nesters
An alteration and addition to the home this couple have lived in for three decades blends in with the surrounding sheds and garages...
Lochiel Park Courtyard Home by TS4 Living
An Energy Efficient Home Designed for its Owners to Age-in-Place
With an ageing population our homes must be designed to allow us to live in them as long as possible. This house shows us how.
Melaleuca House by Sabi Design
When You Live in the Tropics, You Need a Home for Outdoor Living
Melaleuca House was designed to embrace an outdoor lifestyle for a family relocating from Darwin to more rural Howard Springs.
Waitpinga Retreat by Mountford Williamson Architecture
Australian Retreat Designed to Encourage a Laid-back Lifestyle
Waitpinga Retreat designed as a casual getaway immersed in the natural beauty of nature looks and feels very Australian.
Escu House by Bijl Architecture
This Home Shines By Extending the Living Area Into the Verandah
Meaning 'shield' in Old French, Escu House creates an expanded North facing living area protected by floor to ceiling timber screen.
Around the Corner by Statkus Architecture
Think of the Polar Bears! This Home Updated for Energy Efficiency...
Rising costs and melting ice caps. Why not use your renovation as an opportunity to improve your home's environmental credentials as well.
Foxground by Nettleton Architects
A Thoughtful Home for an Elderly Widower and His Visiting Family
Built on a site with huge sentimental value, this home built for an elderly WWII veteran is low-maintenance, accessible and secure.
Claremont Residence by Keen Architecture
Love to Entertain? A Party at This House Can Spill Into the Courtyard
A home for entertainers who also travel a lot. Claremont Residence expands for parties or locks down when the owners are away.
Gogo Bach by Herbst Architects
Two Uninspiring Cabins Bought for a Steal Become a Stylish Retreat
These two cabins have become something much grander than the typical granny flat or affordable beach shack they're usually used for...
Llewellyn House by studioplusthree
Derelict Inner-city House Now a Sophisticated Home for Two Musicians
The journey through this home is one of contrasting light, colour and materials, making this narrow extension feel bright, warm and rich.
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