The Sloping Block Professor

Sloping Block Solutions

You’ve Signed With A Quality Custom Builder: How Can You Ensure The Best Experience?

You’ve already done yourself the biggest favour in the world by engaging a quality Custom Builder to construct your new home.  (If you’re still deciding on a builder, please take advantage of our free download: How To Choose A Builder.)  You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a proactive person with a lot of initiative for getting [...]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Is Colorbond Roofing Better Than Concrete Tiles? It Depends On Your Taste, Lifestyle and Budget.

In Australia, roofing materials for your new home usually fall into one of two possibilities: concrete roof tiles; or corrugated metal roofing with a bonded paint finish (known in Australia as Colorbond or CB). Which option is best for your situation?  Both will keep the weather out, so weigh up a few other factors against [...]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

Maximise Solar Orientation And Beautiful View When Building In Melbourne: Tips for North, South, West and East

Melbourne is a hilly city.  With our climate, where we have temperatures in the zeros in the winter and 40 plus in the summer, it is important to think about thermal performance when building your new home. Thermal performance is enormously influenced by the orientation of your house, and this becomes even more of a consideration [...]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS

What’s Your Budget For Building A New Home? Put Your Money Where it Matters.

Everyone has a budget when they begin designing their new home.  And they have a wish list of items they want included such as:  Caesarstone bench tops, gloss finish on cupboards, timber floors, porcelain tiles, frameless shower screens, designer light fittings or taps, higher ceilings… the list can grow a mile long.  Invariably, the wish [...]

Share and Enjoy

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Delicious
  • LinkedIn
  • StumbleUpon
  • Add to favorites
  • Email
  • RSS
The Sloping Block Professor © 2013 Frontier Theme