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So far Tracey Heers has created 129 blog entries.

Custom built for lifestyle

After 20 plus years building residential, we have come to believe that homes are all about lifestyle, enjoying cosy times with family and friends, enjoying the day-to-day … about a space designed and built with your needs and wants top-of-mind. And that’s exactly what we deliver. This renovation really opened up the home in [...]

2019-07-15T12:22:30+10:00July 15th, 2019|Liveable Homes|

It’s All Good – Property on the Sunshine Coast

Living and working on the Sunshine Coast makes for a fabulous life, but it is also a natural hub for success as a building company. The Sunshine Coast is hot property as people from all over Australia (and the world) decide to make a life here, or choose it as a regular holiday destination, or [...]

2019-07-01T12:35:09+10:00July 1st, 2019|Property Market|

Adaptive Reuse: Old Building, New Purpose

The push for sustainable development has led to the adaptation and re-use of old buildings. It makes sense. Why demolish and rebuild, if adaptive reuse is possible? Generally, aesthetics and sustainability are weighed against the cost involved, to decide if a building is a good candidate for reuse. Adaptive reuse is the process of retrofitting [...]

2019-06-21T15:43:42+10:00June 21st, 2019|Adaptive reuse|

Investment Home Builder Checklist

Start your investment property search by chatting with real estate agents about what’s happening in the rental market. What are renters requiring in terms of location, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, parking, and property type? Spacious and welcoming. Image by Cade Mooney. Establish Your Borrowing Level Once you understand of the market and [...]

2019-06-14T13:15:43+10:00June 14th, 2019|Investment Property|

Ten years on …

We recently celebrated ten years of membership with the Master Builders Association of Queensland. As long-time builders on the Sunshine Coast, we are proud to play a part in contributing to our local building industry in terms of knowledge-sharing and employing best practices in our building projects. Latest build at Torres Crescent, North Lakes. [...]

2019-06-06T14:55:27+10:00June 6th, 2019|Master Builders Association|

Project Delivery 101

We have a good track-record for construction project delivery on the Sunshine Coast. Our objective has remained the same over the years; deliver the project safely, on time, and on budget. This is a matter of personal pride and integrity for us, but successful project delivery is also very much a team effort requiring cooperative [...]

2019-05-30T14:03:34+10:00May 24th, 2019|Building project management|

Supporting the Salvos

Each year,  Shadforth Lythgo has the privilege of supporting the Salvation Army Red Shield Appeal Breakfast on the Sunshine Coast. This year was another great event with over 300 people attending to show their support for the Appeal - our local community in action. The local Salvation Army offers much-needed support to the Coast's most [...]

2019-05-16T13:44:41+10:00May 16th, 2019|Bathroom design, Uncategorized|

Sponsoring our very own Lego Masters!

With Lego Masters taking to the screen and having most of us watching on in awe, we thought you’d like to read about the recent success of our very own local Lego masters! Image Source: Facebook. The robotics team at Chancellor State College - the RoboRoyals - recently returned from Texas, where they [...]

2019-05-13T13:54:53+10:00May 13th, 2019|Sponsorship|

Broken plan living – the best of both worlds

There’s a transitional movement in home design – broken plan living. This is a combo of open plan layout and creatively designed separate living areas. The idea is that we can have the best of both worlds - lots of open space as well as elements of privacy, with the freedom to create as much [...]

2019-04-29T16:35:20+10:00April 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|