Granny Flat Promotion

Now is an ideal time to build a secondary dwelling (granny flat) on your property.  What a great way to earn some extra income.  Click on the link below for information on Council Fees, Building Costs, Lenders & average rents.   Housing Promotion  ...

What exactly site costs?

Rob Tate, Managing Director        What exactly are site costs? Building site costs are often misunderstood and are certainly used by most Project builders to baffle clients and to extract more money for their advertised home. Reputable Builders who care about the...

Building your new custom home with Rob Tate Family Homes

Thank you for your interest in our exciting range of plans, it is appreciated. Our local company has been building homes on the mid north coast for over 30 years; we have completed over a thousand new homes in that time. I guess you could say we understand exactly...

Create Room for Your Christmas Gifts

 5 Storage Solutions It’s about this time of year when we all start penning our letters to Santa and dreaming up how our lives will be with that new bike or fishing gear. But if you find yourself wondering where you are going to store all these new possessions you may...

Beat the Heat – Your Outdoor Retreat

There are some days in summer when the temperature soars and the thought of staying inside in an air-conditioned room can be awfully tempting. But it’s crazy to spend any time in doors at this time of year especially when shade can cool an outdoor area by 10 degrees....

Termite Protection – Protect Your Biggest Asset!

It’s no secret that termites are rife on the Mid North Coast. Our tropical climate provides the perfect breeding ground for the wood munching, subterranean termites (otherwise known as white ants) that happily make their nest in the ground and dine out on anything...

Creating the Perfect Outdoor Entertaining Area

As Australians, outdoor living is in our blood. We love spending time in the great outdoors and will jump at any chance to host a leisurely weekend breakfast, a casual afternoon barbie or some drinks with friends out in our back garden or on our deck. Creating the...

Blooming Marvelous – Spring Time in the Garden

With all of this warmer weather come the new buds and blossoms of Spring. What a beautiful time of year to get out into the garden and encourage as much growth as possible for the coming months by doing the following: Plant seeds for lots of Spring flowers and veggies...

A Quick & Easy Spring Cleaning Checklist

Here are 10 spring cleaning jobs to have your house looking & feeling brand new: Wash the windows: For a full window workout, wash the screens, curtains, blinds as well as the glass panes. Reseal where required and replace any torn screen. Oil the deck – with any...

Save Money All Year With A Solar Hybrid Air Conditioner

With electricity prices firmly on the rise, saving money on energy bills will be high on any household's agenda! One of our preferred suppliers, Air Light Insulation's, top energy saving products, the Solar Hybrid Air conditioners may just help you out with that. Air...