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Be inspired by the latest trends and expert advice on creating the stylish interiors and exteriors you dream of for your Mincove Home.

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09 Mar, 2023 3 minute read

Tips on getting your building project started

So, are you thinking of building a new home? Maybe your current dwelling no longer suits your growing family's needs, or you are interested in building an investment home. Building a new home can be an exciting but challenging process. Here are some tips to help you get started.

24 Jan, 2023 3 minute read

Reports and certificates explained!

When considering a new build, there are a few things to keep in mind. One of those is the reports and certificates needed in order to commence your project.

17 Jan, 2023 5 minute read

Staircase! Void Space, half wall, balustrade or full wall? How to finish your staircase.

One of these decisions is to decide on which type of wall you would like to have at the top of your staircase. There are several types of walls that can be used at the top of stairs to provide not only safety and support, but also to create a stylish impact in your new home.

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19 Jan, 2022 2 minute read

Home organisation tips for the new year

Looking to start your new year off on the right foot?

Feeling organised in your home is a sure way to improve your enjoyment of your home and reduce the daily stressload of locating items and keeping things tidy.

But where to start?

30 Sep, 2021 3 minute read

Relaxed coastal at Wongawilli

EMBRACE COASTAL STYLE WITH THE CROOME Let’s explore our popular display home at Wongawilli Light, space and texture, combine to create a fresh coastal feel to the Croome design, which features in our popular display home at Wongawilli in the Illawarra. It’s a coastal style display home that elevates family living, with a sense of space, light and flexibility […]

21 Aug, 2020 4 minute read

Wongawilli Display Homes – Officially Open! 

After months and months of arduous planning, meetings, selections & construction – our two new display homes at Housing World Wongawilli are NOW OPEN! Boasting two of our new designs, the CROOME & WERRI – these display homes are a must-see if you’re looking to build. Offering a stark contrast in style both of these designs showcase two very distinct visions – our Croome design which has been styled and built in a ‘Coastal’ theme, offering you a lot of texture throughout, complimented by light, fresh colours. Whereas our Werri design offers you a darker, elegant and more refined style. They’re a Yin & Yang combination that shows you how colours and selections can help set a mood throughout a home, it’s a lesson in styling & design – it will be sure to divide those who come to visit.

06 Apr, 2020 8 minute read

17 Steps To Success – The Project Home Builders Guide

Finding and contracting the right project home builders can be a daunting, expensive and time-consuming process. The problem is that there are just so many factors to consider when building a new home, especially if it’s your first time. As experienced project home builders in Illawarra, Shoalhaven & Southern Highlands areas, we want you to have the best experience and be happy with your dream home. So, we have compiled seventeen steps to success in building a new home.

05 Feb, 2020 5 minute read

Alfresco Decor Inspiration For A Beautiful Space

You finally have your beautiful alfresco living space complete. So, now for the fun part – transforming your space into your ideal outdoor haven with décor!

With so many different ideas for alfresco décor inspiration out there, make sure not to get caught up in just adding in a touch of everything!

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01 Feb, 2020 5 minute read

Are you Eligible for the First Home Owners Grant 2020?

The NSW Government wants to see more people breaking into the property market, sooner.

Much faster approval rates for grants encourages NSW first home buyers to build smaller, smarter, more eco friendly homes where appropriate, without hesitation.

The supply of housing in Sydney’s up and coming locations has been boosted by expanding priority precincts and growth areas. We have also seen accelerated council-led rezoning in these districts, with more funding being driven into infrastructure on a state and local level.

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28 Jan, 2020 4 minute read

2020 Interior Design & Decor Trends Coming Your Way

Thinking of your new home and how you’re going to decorate? With the start of the new year and a new decade, it’s time to review some interior design trends that have been predicted for 2020 to inspire you!

Here are our top 5 interior design trends we expect to be popular over the next 12 months.

18 Dec, 2019 3 minute read

Home Designs – What Should You Look For?

​Every year, more than 200 000 homes are built in Australia, so if you’re seeking your new dream home, you’re not alone.

With so many flashy home designs and possibilities available, new home buyers can become overwhelmed and under informed about choosing the right home designs for their needs. Spending extra time to consider the right factors will ensure you don’t have second thoughts once the house is done.

17 Dec, 2019 4 minute read

Six Tips For Building On A Budget

Although building a home allows you to design a space that perfectly suits your needs, it’s a significant investment where costs add up quickly. The cost of building a house varies significantly on your real estate, building materials and design choices. The Australian average cost to build is approximately $1270.80 per square metre. And this is just the starting point and can even reach $5000 per square metre, depending on the type of dwelling and building and architectural process. Considering the average Australian earns $1225 per week, you can see why this isn’t an investment that most people leap into.