April Home News

Welcome to April! The Australian Heritage Homes team knows that it’s going to be a great month. At least, if our history to date is any indicator… While the last few years have been – well, shall we say – odd? We’ve persevered and you have as well. The team at AHH is committed to positivity and positive results. We haven’t failed yet, bringing your dream home to life. While a lot of the posts on this site focus on the dream properties that we’ve had a hand in designing and constructing, one in a blue moon (okay, once in a month), it’s home news time! Welcome to April’s, a round-up of our favourite articles found all across the internet that inspire the work that we do. Read on for more information:

56 Things That’ll Finally Help Give You Your Dream Home

Everyone loves a good BuzzFeed article, and for so many reasons. They’re visual, they’re easy to follow, and frequently you walk away having learned something brand-new that you didn’t know that you needed to know. Well, gone are the “top ten” lists. Instead, and don’t worry – they make it worth your while – today, we’re talking about 56. Yup, you read that right. The title of this countdown is “56 Things That’ll Finally Help Give You Your Dream Home”. Sounds like an odd number, but honestly – who can put a number on which things will help turn your house into a home. Without even scrolling down, we were reminded about velvet curtains, oversized Turkish cotton towels and a kitchen cabinet painting kit. We knew we got your attention. Check out the whole list here.

7 Steps to Building Your Dream Home

We couldn’t say it any better than the opening of this article from The Week: “Whether building new or renovating an existing structure, creating a new home is a journey of discovering who you are, what you want, how you want to live, and where you want to be. It’s a chance for you to define your relationship to the world, to your family and to yourself. Creating a home is more than building “3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms.” It is so much more than the sum of a few parts.” They took the words right out of our mouths. There’s a bit of a theme here, this article talks about the seven steps to build your dream house. Seven? That sounds like a really low number, right? Well, that’s why we love this article. Building your dream home does not have to be difficult and you should feel empowered to take that next step in your life. Inspired? Read more here.

Thinking of Starting a Garden?

We’ve harped about your home enough. Let’s head outside, and quickly, before it gets too cold to enhance your gardening and landscaping. How do you begin to design your ideal outside? Well, you need to start with the right tools. We discuss this regularly, but it bears reminding and this article does it beautifully. Everything from gloves to digging knives, they’ve got your back. You can find the article in its entirety at this link.