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Construct Melbourne Journal
Inspiring colour forecasts with Dulux for 2023
Whether we are yearning for a calming escape, a grounding footprint, or an authentically vibrant space, we share the Dulux 2023 forecast helping to inspire as we near the new year.
Tips for Renovating a Heritage Home.
Renovating a heritage home can be a challenging process. Increased council regulations and restrictions, financial requirements and more can leave many feeling overwhelmed and unsure of where to start. In this article, we share some tips from Construct Melbourne’s Managing Director and Young Builder of the Year, Rhyse Mazza, to ensure a considered approach to renovating your heritage home.
Decoding maximalism in interior design.
In our latest blog, we discuss why maximalism in interior design and styling is having a moment, and how to decode the moreish movement in your own space.
The warmth of wood: How to incorporate natural timber textures to your home.
When you think of a warm and inviting home, what comes to mind? For many people, it's the warmth of a log fireplace and a warm glow to create a rich and moody atmosphere. It’s no wonder why timber remains inimitable in its distinguished connotation of texture and warmth. In this article, we'll explore how you can add natural timber textures to your home to create a warm and inviting space.
Creating a Cross-Seasonal Abode
The ideal home should be thoroughly enjoyed throughout the year without being limited by the weather and seasonal changes. Thoughtful design can make a world of difference to comfort while maximising the value and usability of your home. By considering passive and active climate control, lighting, use of outdoor areas, and styling, you can transition seamlessly through each season, providing a haven to escape unpleasant weather and inviting unity with nature in favourable conditions. In this article, we share tips on creating a dream retreat from winter through to summer.
Investing in your Laundry
Traditionally laundries have been allocated a low budget and equipped with only the basics for washing and cleaning. However, modern-day families increasingly appreciate that the laundry is one of the hardest working rooms of the home and maximising functionality is key when striving for functionality that avoids overflow to the rest of the home.
How to incorporate countryside tranquility into your inner-suburb home.
Living in the countryside is often synonymous with slow living, wholesome moments nestled in nature, away from the business of the city. However, creating a countryside feel within the home is not exclusive to those prepared to move to the outer suburbs or the bush. In this article, we show you how you can incorporate a nurturing countryside aesthetic into your inner-suburb home.
Utilising 2022 colour trends throughout your home
In our latest article, we draw inspiration from nationally recognised colour trends and forecasts to show you how you can incorporate colour throughout the home for a fresh new look for the year ahead.
Winners Announced in the 2021 Master Builders Victorian Excellence in Housing Awards
Construct Melbourne Ardrie Project Wins Best Renovation in the Master Builders Awards Victoria and Managing Director, Rhyse Mazza, Wins Residential Young Builder of the Year.
Construct Melbourne: Reflecting on 2021
As we near the end of the year, we are proud to reflect on the achievements of the team at Construct Melbourne. Enduring through a second year of lockdowns with sporadic restrictions across the industry, the team’s unwavering commitment is admired and appreciated. In this article, we will share a few highlights of 2021.
Designing your home with Construct Melbourne
At Construct Melbourne, we believe the design and build process should not be a barrier, but instead an exciting journey toward achieving your dreams and lifestyle. Our network of experienced consultants, architects, interior designers, and engineers are here to advise and collaborate with you at every stage of the design process to combine our award-winning industry expertise and knowledge, with your vision.
Project Reveal: Carnegie Residence
Transforming a quaint home in need of full renovating from the ground up, Construct Melbourne and Architects Instyle Design have modernised an existing Californian Bungalow in Melbourne’s inner suburbs with this airy makeover.
The beauty of a LBK (little black kitchen)
Once considered a daring choice, fast forward to 2021 and black kitchens are becoming an increasingly popular option for those wanting an elegant statement at the centre of the home. In this article, we will share a few tips to consider when delving into the dark arts of designing an inky hued kitchen.
The Construct Melbourne Design and Build Process
Embarking on the journey of creating your dream home should be cherished, not tainted with the stress that is often involved in the build process. At Construct Melbourne, we have developed a unique Design and Build Process to ensure a customer-centric approach from beginning to end.
Biophilic Design – how to incorporate natural beauty in the home.
In a world where there is often a disconnect from the natural environment, biophilia is an increasingly popular design concept aiming to extend our connectivity with nature. This article shares some tips on how you can incorporate biophilic design into your next home build or renovation.
Before and After – Creating the ultimate Australian coastal renovation.
After some well needed TLC, this coastal home promises timeless design, immersed within lush greenery in Portsea, Victoria. In this article, we share some ways you can bring a touch of coastal luxury to your next project or renovation.
Building a Healthier Future with Sustainable Building Practices
Reducing environmental impact by implementing sustainable building practices. From incorporating passive design principles and environmentally conscious materials, to waste minimisation techniques, our commitment to sustainability can be seen in many ways.
Creating the perfect powder room when building or renovating
What you need to know to create a powder room you and your guests will swoon over. We share some tips to consider to create a lasting impact that supports the style of the rest of the home.
Master Builders Awards Winners Announced
Construct Melbourne win Best Kitchen under $40,000 in the 2020 Master Builders Victoria Excellence in housing awards after being nominated as finalists in the Best Kitchen Under $40,000 and best $1M - $2M Custom New Home categories.
Construct Melbourne: A year in review.
Wrapping up the year with a message from Construct Melbourne. As we wrap up the year, we wanted to share a note to thank all of our beautiful clients, for your continued support and entrusting us to help bring your dream homes to life.