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Personal touches on full display

Date: 24 February 2024Source: The West AustralianPage Number: 4 | Section: New HomesAuthor: Owen Raymond Building a display home does not mean having to conform completely to the original design. Display homes can be adapted to meet your needs, offering a customisable mould from which to create your future home. According to Plunkett Homes Sales […]

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Drop zone areas for those bits and bobs

Practical for busy households, drop zones ensure you will never be left searching for your keys or your wallet while in a mad dash out the door. Plunkett Homes Design Team Leader Adam Kelly said drop zones were a conveniently located nook designed for the placement and storage of all the bits and bobs we […]

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The Best House Design for Narrow Lot Homes Recommended by the Experts

There are many advantages to narrow-lot living. Now, with more people realising the untapped potential in these block types, there is a rise in the number of narrow lot home designs being built While building techniques will help to maximise space within a narrow lot home, elements of interior design also have a large role […]

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Tips for Living in a Multigenerational Home

Multigenerational living is on the rise all across Australia. Whether you’re looking to save money during tough economic times or wanting to forge closer ties with family, moving into a home as a family unit is growing in popularity.  Living in a multigenerational dwelling can offer people of all ages with a host of benefits. […]

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Maximum living on a narrow block

Kaylee Cranley The West Australian Saturday 11 November 2023 Emanating a polished and contemporary coastal aesthetic, the Brighton by Plunkett Homes offers the best of beachside luxury and comfort. This home sets a benchmark for a liveable and functional two-storey design drawing inspiration from elegant seaside influences. According to Plunkett Homes Design Team Leader Adam […]

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Celebrating Success in Perth Metro for Plunkett Homes

Choosing to build a new home is an exciting journey, but we understand that finding the perfect builder for your dream home can be a bit overwhelming. Which is why our team at Plunkett Homes always work to make you feel comfortable at every stage of the design and construction process. Over the weekend, our […]

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Internal courtyards central to family unity

While alfresco areas are traditionally placed at the back of the home for efficiency sake, a centrally located one can enhance the flow of your floor plan and increase aesthetic appeal. “Generally speaking, the alfresco situated towards the back is the most straight forward and cost effective way to design a home,” Plunkett Homes Design […]

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Eco-Friendly House Design: Blending Sustainability with Modern Home Design

When designing a house there are a lot of different factors to consider. From the facade of the home to the internal fixtures and fittings, everything needs to work together to encapsulate a certain aesthetic.  In the pursuit of your preferred  design style, it can be easy to overlook  elements of home design such as […]

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How To Choose The Block Of Land For Your Subdivision Plan – A Tip For Investors

When building an investment portfolio, there are a variety of different options to choose from. You may opt to build an investment strategy around stocks and bonds, or look to the property market to make financial returns both in the present and in the future.  One property investment strategy is subdivision. Rather than purchasing one […]

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Building Upwards: The Advantages and Challenges of Building a Two-Storey Home

The process of building a home is a journey. From choosing the right parcel of land and designing the floorplan to deciding on an interior design style and picking the fixtures and fittings to match, each stage of the process is lovingly involved. The end result is well worth it, especially when building a two-storey […]

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How To Choose The Right House And Land Package For Every Stage Of Life

When looking to turn your dream home into a reality, there are a lot of different options to consider.  One of these options is to opt for a house and land package in your dream location. With the ability to utilise a block of land to its full potential, and thus create a house with […]

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How To Create A Federation-Style Home

The Federation home design certainly stands the test of time. These regal, elegant homes have provided classic heritage charm in Australia for over a hundred years. There’s something about the timelessness of a Federation home that keeps the style popular with new home builds today. And with the addition of contemporary features and design elements, […]

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