Archive | Renovation


Extension & renovation of heritage house in Toodyay

The house itself is over a century old so a number of unique problems presented themselves. While Steve and Julie have called Toodyay home for nearly 20 years, Toodyay has been home to Steve’s family for very much longer. Julie and Steve bought their home in Toodyay in the early 2000’s. The house itself is […]

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Million Dollar Views in Rossmoyne with Sky Deck

Is there a potential for a spectacular view of open vista in your home? This was the case in this Rossmoyne residence. When these images came through I couldn’t wait to see the actual view from the Sky Deck which John and his team constructed for the client. The project took 4 months to complete. […]

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Multi-Level Apartment Renovation in Cottesloe

Three years ago I visited a 3 level apartment in Cottesloe. John and his team had just completed an extensive renovation to the ground level of the apartment. Pam, the owner of the property, mentioned at the end of our meeting that I would be seeing her again, perhaps in a few years, because the […]

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Build Granny Flat in 7 Weeks

Client and her family all wanted more quality time together. One Design and Construct built a mini-version of her house in her daughter’s backyard. Familiar, own entrance, spacious, functional, a garden and all under one roof, connected by a door. An easy transition for her. John and his team built it in seven weeks. She […]

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House extension in Hilton WA – progress report

I’m sure that I’m not alone in getting excited seeing before & after photographs of building projects. That’s what I have for you today – before photos taken by the owner of the house a few years ago and progress (not quite after but the differences are significant) photos taken by the One Design and Construct […]

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Leeming Home Renovation Testimonial and After Images

We certainly made the right decision when we chose John Bodin as our builder. We feel this renovation has been a pleasure rather than a stress and John and his team had a lot to do with that. (more…)

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Munster Home Renovation Testimonial and After Images

When Matt and Jenny wanted to renovate, they wondered how to get started. They’d looked at a lot of new houses, but eventually purchased a slightly older house south of the river with a block of land in a lovely quiet area that they really liked. The purchase was made with the idea to renovate. (more…)

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Willetton kitchen renovation fit for a serious cook

John did Gillian & Bill’s kitchen in Willetton. They moved into the house two years after it was built and they’ve been there now for 16 years. Gillian said there wasn’t much wrong with her 18 year old original kitchen, but it just didn’t have enough space, so they decided it was time to renovate. […]

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Dream home renovation in Munster

The award winning team, One Design and Construct, is currently very busy with another home renovation project in Munster. I went out to take photos before the demolition. It’s a brick and tile home which has been kept neat for many decades. I was informed that the green sheets on the floor are for protecting the […]

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Light filled kitchen thanks to skylight

New home extension with old charm of Coolbellup

I went out to meet Mike, Ebony and their little boy Harry last week for an interview and to have a look at their finished home extension. Here’s the story and photos all about honouring the old charm and bringing out the new. (more…)

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