A RENOVATION & EXTENSION IN ROBERT ST, BENTLEIGH For Anita, one of our Master BuildHers, property was a passion shared with her father in her youth that carried through to adulthood. With a cosmetic renovation under her belt, plus the project management and interior styling of a Phillip Island holiday house, Anita gained confidence in…

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LISA’S BACK STORY – HOW SHE GOT STARTED It’s not every day that you see a two-bedroom unit transformed to deliver a genuine WOW factor – yet that is exactly what Lisa Kefford has achieved with her recently completed Carnergie apartment; a high-end apartment intently focused on breaking the dollar value in the local market.…

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SARAH’S TONAL NORTHCOTE HOME Build Like a BuildHer, Masterclass student and Colour Consultant Sarah of Sarah Wood Designs (find her on Facebook HERE) was always destined to be a creator. Growing up with a builder for a father, the family were constantly purchasing new blocks in the neighbourhood, building new houses, moving, and repeating. But it…

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A CHAT WITH SAM RIGOPOULOS As the Melbourne curfews are lifted, so are our collective spirits! Hooray for that! Unsurprisingly, the BuildHer8 team and many of our BuildHer Members are always keeping a close eye on the property market. And amongst the restrictions being eased earlier this week are property inspections! Buyers and renters in Melbourne…

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WELL YES – YES YOU DO! How to paint brickwork – that’s what we’re talking about! You may have seen the recent stories on our Instagram account of John, myself and ALL of the children painting. As over 700 hundred of you wanted to know more about how to paint brickwork, I thought I had…

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DEMOLITION TIME! As we all take a collective sigh here in Melbourne, the team at BuildHer8 continues to buckle down using this time to plan, plan, plan – and ensure we are setting up for success on site! When life gives you lemons… You know what Ivy says? Make gin and tonic!!! With all the…

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KRIBASHINI’S (AKA RORY’S) BATHROOM RENO STORY! Are you thinking about renovating your bathroom, but not sure about what happens when? If you though “yeah I am”, then we’ve got you covered! Today, we’re giving you our tips for renovating your bathroom! A little more than a year ago we were thinking about renovating our bathroom.…

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IT’S ALL ABOUT THE NORTH HOUSE! In spite of the multitude of challenges presented by this second lockdown, the highly motivated BuildHer8 ladies have been ramping up the momentum at the Rathmines Project. We have now almost completed our ‘take off’, and the tender process has officially commenced with leading trades and contractors! What’s more,…

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ABI AND THE JAMES STREET PROJECT Online shopping is on the rise, especially if you are in Melbourne. Sadly for the retail sector, amongst others, we are in a Stage 4 lockdown. Whilst I shop local for gifts and small things, when it comes to building products and renovations I really appreciate being able to…

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