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Modern Day Living

When it comes to finding a dream property, it can take a long time to find exactly what the buyer is looking for which is part of the reason why many people claim that selling and buying property is the most stressful thing that they have ever had to do. However, there is a way to avoid the stress of house hunting and that is to get a property built from scratch. Not everyone can afford this luxury but anyone who is lucky enough to be able to get a new home built will be able to save themselves a lot of the hassle associated with house hunting.

It is vital to spend a lot of time doing background research on a building company before agreeing to employ them and the easiest way to do this nowadays is to look online. A reliable builder in Perth can be found with a quick online search and there are all kinds of designs to choose between, from traditional styles to more modern houses.

Exterior Design

From red bricks to grey slate and wooden slats, there are all kinds of modern styles that work well on the exterior of a property and it is usually a good idea to speak to the building company for some ideas before going ahead with one. The interior of the property will need to work well with the exterior and this will affect what colours are used and also what building materials are used.

To find a contemporary colour scheme that works on the exterior of a property, all of the following will need to be taken into account:

  • The look of the property from the outside
  • The style of the property
  • How modern the entire property is
  • The interior décor
  • The colours on the interior walls

An exterior will need to look good in terms of working well with the interior and this includes thinking about the colours used for the walls and floors, and also for the décor such as the bed spreads and curtains, as they will all affect how modern the overall look and style is.

Finding a Building Company

In order to find an award winning builder, it is important to do all of the following:

  • Check out social media pages and news feeds
  • Look at online reviews
  • Read testimonials

It is also a good idea to chat to other people about their experience with the company in question, in order to get a better picture of what can be expected from the company in terms of professionalism and good quality work.

A modern home will often be built with eco-friendly features and anyone wanting to build a modern property that is kind to the planet will need to discuss this with their builder first, as there are all kinds of things to take into consideration when building an eco-friendly property from where the solar panels should go through to the building materials that are used.