Thank you team!

Our amazing trades – we thank you Today we want to thank our team – the team that actually make the build happen. The carpenters, the labourers, the plumber, electrician, caulker, tiler, landscaper, plasterers, window peeps, all of them. We wrote an article about it taking 107 people to build a house and it does,…

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A Dream Home Is Within Your Reach

Four Big Questions to be Answered You’ve heard us say it – Building and renovating is fun but there is another side to the story. It can also be overwhelming because there are SO many decisions to make. When we are dreaming about designing & building our dream home, we often struggle to visualise the…

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Meet Jacqui!

We are so exited to introduce you to the lovely Jacqui! A student in our DevelopHers Masterclass, we met Jacqui last year at our Weekend Intensive and we are so proud of her big life changes so far. We sat down and had a chat with Jacqui about her past and what is in her…

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An example of colour used perfectly!

All Photography by Glenn @glennhester Colour Flow with Lauren Egan Lauren Egan is an interior decorator and stylist and consults with Haymes Paint to help people choose colour, so it was no surprise that her home was filled with the most magnificent shades.  What is a little surprising to some would be how many different…

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To Pool or Not to Pool?

To Pool or not to Pool, that is a common question! Frequently we get asked do I need a pool? Or will I get my money back? Or do I need a pool if I am selling for x price? These questions are all great, but there are no hard and fast rules, you need…

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Why yes, I do want to make a profit from my reno!

Developing is a fun and amazing way of life. FACT. Well, that is what we at BuildHer Collective believe! Being able to make a home that someone will love and cherish is an amazing gift, but also so much fun! The truth is that we hear from so many women who want this lifestyle too.…

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Follow your instincts

All photography taken by Dylan James @dylanjamesphoto Follow you instincts This is the home of our DevelophHer and BuildHer Kirsty Ristevski and her family. Kirsty is a passionate boutique residential Property Developer. She shows us that sometimes in life (and Developing), you just need to follow your instincts. Kirsty and her partner, Alex, purchased the…

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How’s Your Relationship Going?

Build a strong relationship with your team No, we don’t mean your home life – we mean with your builder! We need to build a strong relationship with our team as a foundation from the start. This relationship will help with trust and delivering a project with relatively low levels of stress. In a family…

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A Perfect Extension!

HOW TO GET IT RIGHT Justine and husband Nick had been planning their renovation for years! They love their tree lined street, love their home and knew the house had a little something more to give and they wanted to get it right. They got some plans drawn up by a local architectural designer and…

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