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Tips For Designing An Energy Efficient House

From the insulation to the home orientation — Montgomery Homes understands that building energy-efficient home designs are important to our valued clients. Plus, with power bill savings and many other benefits — our energy-efficient home designs deliver both environmental-friendliness and style!
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What Is An Integrated Retaining Wall?

If you’re planning to build on a sloping block, you may need to consider retaining walls at some point during the building process. At Montgomery Homes, we personally recommend integrated retaining walls over the standard isolated retaining wall. Learn more about these effective, space-saving retaining walls here!
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Knockdown Rebuild On A Sloping Block

Thinking of knocking down your house and rebuilding the home you’ve always wanted? If your house is on a hill, you might be wondering about the complexities of a knockdown rebuild on a sloping block. Here, we share all the essential information you need to know about the process.
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Cayman 287 Tour With Shaynna Blaze

Our Cayman 287 display home in New Lambton, Newcastle, is now open! Designed by Australia’s number one interior designer and Montgomery Homes brand ambassador, Shaynna Blaze, the Cayman 287 is the first display home in Shaynna’s Signature Collection. Take a virtual tour of the fresh, new interior design with Shaynna here!
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What Is A Stepped Slab and Why Do I Need One?

At Montgomery Homes, we are passionate about adapting our home designs to perfectly suit each individual block of land. Slightly sloping site? The stepped slab option may be perfect for you.
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Freestanding vs Inset Bath Designs

The bathtub is a crucial consideration when designing a brand new bathroom. There are thousands of baths available on the market but in the end, it all comes down to two fundamental bath designs: freestanding baths and inset baths. Here, we share the advantages of freestanding baths vs inset baths to help you choose!
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10 Narrow Block Homes That Prove You Can Build On A Small Block

Got your eye on a block of land in your dream location but worried a house won’t fit there? A lot of our customers are in the same position — especially in Greater Sydney. Building a home on a narrow block doesn’t have to be a challenge, nor does it have to limit the design possibilities. Here, we share 10 gorgeous narrow block homes that prove you can still build on a small block.
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5 Tips to Achieve the Designer Look in Your Home with Shaynna Blaze.

When building a new home, sourcing modern interior design ideas and inspiration may be high on your to-do list. From taking advantage of natural light, to adding a splash of your personality — be inspired by these interior design ideas from Shaynna Blaze.
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How To Add Eye-catching Dimension To A Level Home Design

Worried that a level home design will be “boring”? A level block doesn’t have to limit your design opportunities! There are lots of ways to add dimension to a level home design -- in this article, we share five suggestions for making your level home design more stylish and eye-catching from the inside out.
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