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Outdoor Renovation Ideas to Get Ready for Summer / Carty Homes

Outdoor Renovation Ideas to Get Ready for Summer

Renovation
Summer is still a few months away, which makes it an ideal time to start planning an outdoor renovation for the warmer weather. Here are some outdoor renovation ideas to get you started. Outdoor pools and decking These days there is are loads of ideas to choose from when it comes to pools. There are…
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To Renovate or Rebuild? Weighing Up Your Options / Carty Homes

To Renovate or Rebuild? Weighing Up Your Options

Build, Renovation
Which is better – to renovate or rebuild? Well as you’ve probably guessed, there’s no single right answer as it depends on your circumstances! Lets’ look at some situations where one or the other might be appropriate, so you can weigh up your options. Renovate or rebuild: renovation situations There are a several situations where…
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Building a Home in a Pandemic or Recession: Is Now the Time?

Build
With COVID-19 affecting many parts of the economy, you might be thinking this is not a good time for building a home. It might surprise you, but we think the next 12-18 months are looking positive when it comes to home building. This includes new residential homes, luxury houses and townhouses, as well as renovations.…
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A 7-Step Process for Completing A Home Renovation on Time / Carty Homes

A 7-Step Process for Completing A Home Renovation on Time

Renovation
It’s only natural to want your home renovation project to be completed according to your wishes and on schedule. It’s no fun being unable to move forward and enjoy your new home because of long delays. However, anyone who has done a home renovation knows they don’t just happen – there’s a lot that goes…
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Features of Cladding for Home and Building Exteriors / Carty Homes

Features of Cladding for Home and Building Exteriors

Architecture, Design
Cladding added to home and building exteriors comes in a variety of formats, including panels, bricks or blockwork. It can help improve a building’s thermal performance and moisture resistance. As well as functionality, cladding can create the exterior look you want in terms of colour, decorative features and textures. Cladding panel materials Cladding panel systems…
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Creating Stronger Communities with Sustainable House Design

Build, Design
Sustainable house design is about creating homes that work in harmony with their natural surrounds, within the context of environmental, economic and social factors and outcomes. Environmental factors include water use, energy efficiency, emissions and waste, while economic sustainability refers to costs for materials, construction, maintenance and upgrades. Social sustainability is concerned with how the…
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3 Economic Benefits of Sustainable Home Design

Build, Design
Sustainable home design for luxury homes is about more than just living green or making use of eco-friendly materials. It focuses on reducing impacts on the environment and human health, providing better comfort and liveability and being adaptable to future needs. When done well, sustainable home design can also provide a range of economic benefits.…
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Todd Coleman – Construction Manager

Our Team
Meet our Team – Todd What is the favourite job you’ve worked on at Carty Homes and why? After 25 years working at Carty it’s hard to pick just one! My two standouts would be firstly Kintore street, Wahroonga as it was a beautiful home with the main brief being a home for a growing…
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HIA Australian GreenSmart Awards

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We are finalists in the HIA Australian GreenSmart Awards! We are proud to announce that we have been selected as finalists in the HIA Australian GreenSmart Awards. Sustainable housing is something we are very passionate about at Carty Homes. We want your dream home to be good for you and your family but also good…
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Ross Kethel – Carpenter

Meet our Team – Ross What is the favourite job you’ve worked on at Carty Homes and why? I’d have to say either the King William or Streatfield builds. Being on both from start to finish, you could really get to know every little part of the construction. And we had great crews building both…
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Buy1Give1

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Imagine if for every rubbish load we took from your house to the tip a child in need would receive free education. Or we gave a solar lantern to a family for every light we installed in your new home. This is possible through our partnership with Buy1Give1 which is a global business giving initiative…
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