News

Home/News/

Open Floor Plans Vs Closed Floor Plans 

By | 2017-11-10T15:37:43+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Home Design|

Before undertaking any interior design plans, or picking out furniture pieces, you’re going to need to decide on a floor plan for your new home.   There’s no right or wrong answer to whether open or closed floor plans are better - each have their own advantages - so it really comes down to choosing a [...]

Comments Off on Open Floor Plans Vs Closed Floor Plans 

How To Choose The Right Location For Your New Home 

By | 2017-11-10T16:00:04+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Land & Estates|

If you’re building a new home from scratch, part of the process will be buying land. It sounds like a simple enough process, but you need to think not just about the land itself, but the area it is in.   The location of your new house can affect the quality of life that comes with [...]

Comments Off on How To Choose The Right Location For Your New Home 

10 Extra Features To Add Value To Your Custom Home

By | 2017-09-12T10:33:40+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Home Design, Questions for Home Builders|

A custom home is the perfect way to make sure your new build is everything you want it to be. But as well as building a home that’s perfect for you and your lifestyle, it can pay to think about extra features that can add value to your home. You may not plan on selling [...]

Comments Off on 10 Extra Features To Add Value To Your Custom Home

Building A New Home With A Timeless Design

By | 2017-09-12T10:33:10+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Display Homes, Home Design, Land & Estates|

Home design trends come and go almost as quickly as fashion fads. One minute they’re in and the next they’re out. But out of fashion home designs aren’t nearly as easy to transform as last month’s outfits, so ideally you want your new home to have a timeless design. This will make sure your new [...]

Comments Off on Building A New Home With A Timeless Design

How To Make Your New Home Energy Efficient

By | 2017-09-12T10:38:59+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Home Design|

More and more new builds are impressing buyers with high energy efficiency ratings, and what’s more is people now expect their homes to be fairly energy efficient. So boosting your new home’s energy efficiency could increase the value of the property, as well as saving the environment and money in the long run. But how [...]

Comments Off on How To Make Your New Home Energy Efficient

Mistakes to Avoid When Building a Home

By | 2017-09-12T10:46:47+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Land & Estates, Questions for Home Builders|

If you can’t find everything you want in an already existing home, sometimes the best way to go is to build one from scratch. Whether you plan on building it yourself or getting someone else to build it for you, you can make sure your home is exactly what you dreamed of. But if there’s [...]

Comments Off on Mistakes to Avoid When Building a Home

How to Build Your Dream Home from Scratch

By | 2017-09-12T10:57:38+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Home Design, Questions for Home Builders|

If you have an image in mind of how your dream home would look, and if you’re set on turning that dream property into your actual home, you’ll want to know how to go about it. Most people when they’re looking for something more from a home, will sell their current property and find one [...]

Comments Off on How to Build Your Dream Home from Scratch

House Sizes Matter: What Size Should Your Home Be?

By | 2017-09-12T11:04:39+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Home Design, Questions for Home Builders|

Size is one of the first things buyers consider when looking for a home. They need a home with enough space to accommodate their family and lifestyle, but if they see more space than they know what to do with, they may be put off of a property. Whilst we all like our fair share [...]

Comments Off on House Sizes Matter: What Size Should Your Home Be?

10 Things to Know Before Extending Your Home

By | 2017-07-25T22:07:33+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Home Design, Questions for Home Builders|

Home extensions are a great way to adapt your home to suit any lifestyle changes. Whether your family just got a little bigger, or you just decided you need a little extra living space, an extension can be the perfect alternative to moving to a bigger property. You get to stay in the home you [...]

Comments Off on 10 Things to Know Before Extending Your Home

4 Typical Blocks of Land for Building Your Home

By | 2017-09-12T11:16:33+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Land & Estates|

If you’re buying land to build a home on, you’ll need to choose a block that best suits you and your build’s needs. There are several different types of land blocks, and choosing the best block for your build can speed up the building process, and could even save you thousands of dollars. Here are [...]

Comments Off on 4 Typical Blocks of Land for Building Your Home

Top 10 Home Design Trends to Put You Ahead of the Game in 2017

By | 2017-09-12T11:27:30+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Home Design, Questions for Home Builders|

There are so many different options when thinking about how to design your home, it can be difficult to know what’s ‘in’ and what’s definitely ‘out’. Home design trends have come a long way in the last few years, and 2010’s version of modern has long been left behind. Now we’re seeing a move towards [...]

Comments Off on Top 10 Home Design Trends to Put You Ahead of the Game in 2017

10 Questions to Ask a Home Builder at a Display Home

By | 2017-09-12T11:30:27+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Display Homes, Questions for Home Builders|

These may all seem like little things but.... it's the little things that count! When you start to vary standard inclusions this is when your costs may start to escalate. Be sure to check what's included before signing an agreement. An open home or visit to a display home is the perfect place to ask [...]

Comments Off on 10 Questions to Ask a Home Builder at a Display Home

19 Things to Think About When Visiting a Display Home

By | 2017-09-12T11:35:23+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Display Homes, Questions for Home Builders|

If you’re looking for a new home, the chances are that you’ve come across your fair share of display homes – homes set up to give you a feel for how it could look and show you its full potential. It’s easy to be blown away by display homes, and to instantly fall in love, [...]

Comments Off on 19 Things to Think About When Visiting a Display Home

Yarrum Designer Homes film debut on Australia’s Best Houses

By | 2017-05-21T22:49:35+00:00 April 14th, 2014|Events|

Earlier this year Yarrum Designer Homes was contacted by Abode TV to be featured on ‘Australia’s Best Houses’,  a television series that showcases some of the most exciting and visually stunning homes in Australia, as a result of multiple awards received at the  Housing Industry of Australia, 2013 HIA  Awards. On April 9  filming commenced at our [...]

Comments Off on Yarrum Designer Homes film debut on Australia’s Best Houses

Huntlee Township Development

By | 2017-11-17T10:50:58+00:00 December 9th, 2013|Land & Estates|

Yarrum Designer Homes are very excited to be participating in the development of the new township of Huntlee. Being only minutes to the new Hunter Express Way the vibe of this new township will be an amazing opportunity for new home builders. This vibrant new township is ideally positioned and on the economic axis [...]

Comments Off on Huntlee Township Development