Hendra House by Wrightson Stewart & Barbara Bailey

In subtropical suburban Brisbane, Hendra House is a contemporary extension of an original Post-War structure. Located within a wide street consisting of terracotta roofed cottages and poincianas, the Hendra House displays an ease between the old and the new. Whilst…

Henry II by Altereco Design | A Period Family Home with Modern Addition

The Henry II House is a family home that integrates heritage and modern lines. Designed for a client seeking space for their family to grow, Altereco Design were engaged by the homeowner for a second time, having already completed a…

2023 Interior Colour Trends & How to Integrate Colour Into Your Home

Home design and interior colour trends have seen a shift in recent years as interior design responds to the changing collective mood and our renewed priorities. After a chaotic couple of years, many of us feel an overwhelming desire to…

Meet the Designer | Becki Peckham

I have long admired the work of Becki Peckham, better known in the YouTube universe as Becki and Chris. As a designer and storyteller, Becki has a way with the camera  – not just skilled behind the lens but demanding…

Bathroom Makeover: Get the Look | Reno Goals

This week our main bathroom gets a makeover! This small and pokey bathroom currently accomodate’s the entire family and it simply isn’t big enough, not to mention the interiors are just a little dated. So we set out to design…

Laundry Makeover: Get the Look | Reno Goals

This tiny corner laundry gets a major overhaul! This week we create a modern yet classic laundry makeover. Part of the new addition in the renovation of this 1930s beach house in Lorne, we make way for a dedicated laundry…

Kids Retreat Makeover: Get the Look | Reno Goals

An over crowded rumpus room in this 1930s beach house goes from chaotic bedroom to the ultimate kids retreat! This room called for a major rethink, a huge declutter and some clever zoning to maximise the floor plan. We set…

Living Room Makeover: Get the Look | Reno Goals

It’s Living Room Makeover time! This week we set out to create a cosy living room to complement our new dining room and kitchen design. The design of this living room had to be spacious enough to accomodate a large…

Kitchen Makeover: Get the Look | Reno Goals

It’s kitchen makeover time! Episode 3 of our Reno Goals series is all about kitchen design. Arguably the most important room in the house… no pressure of course. Whilst the original kitchen was a decent size it was outdated, had…

Dining Room Makeover: Get the Look | Reno Goals ‘Beach House’

It’s Dining Room Makeover time! This week we start renovating the interiors of a 1930s weatherboard beach house in Lorne, along Victoria’s Great Ocean Road. This home is much loved, but as with most loved homes they accumulate a lot…